Azure Security Engineer
Infrastructure & Support
WilmingtonDE Direct Hire Jun 24, 2024
Azure Security Engineer opportunity!


Our client, a Wilmington, DE based financial institution, is seeking an Azure Systems and Security Engineer III to join their growing team! This exciting role is a Direct Hire opportunity. Our client is seeking an individual local to their Philadelphia or Delaware office so they can work in a hybrid model working in office 2 days per week. This position is not offering sponsorship at this time.

Job Summary:
The Azure Systems and Security Engineer III will serve as a subject matter expert and lead engineer for complex Azure projects, architecture, and troubleshooting. The applicant is expected to already possess these skills and substantial hands-on experience, with minimum guidance to perform the required tasks. This position is for infrastructure engineers who will support the Microsoft framework; and will work with different Microsoft licensing models, managing access, recovery, and resource sharing best practices. In addition to serving as a subject-matter expert, they will be part of a multi-disciplinary team and expected to cross-train with the other infrastructure members to learn multiple areas of additional support at a triage level.
  •  Automation of provisioning, configuration, and maintenance tasks.
  • Address outages in accordance with Service level agreements (SLAs).
  • Effectively respond to client support tickets & work team queue.
  • Engage system users, vendors, and stakeholders to understand and document their requirements, issues, and risks to create understanding for both technical and non-technical groups.
  • Follow, and seek to improve, established systems engineering, configuration management, and change management processes.
  • Address the infrastructure team weekly, providing variables, delays, and timeline of current projects.
  • Communicate delays and alterations to projects to senior leadership as they occur.
  • Participate in an on-call support rotation

Required Skills and Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience directly responsible for Azure cloud environments
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in the creation and security of landing zones
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in Subscription and resource management
  • Proven experience in Web Application Firewalls (WAFs) and firewall configuration
  • Experience in defining and enforcing technology governance
  • Demonstrated experience in Roles Based Access Control (RBAC) and Identity Access Management role management
  • Advanced knowledge of enterprise applications, app registrations, and API elevations
  • Demonstrated experience with automation of provisioning, configuration, and maintenance tasks.
  • Ability to participate in an on-call support rotation both during and after hours (typically one week per month).
  • Ability to travel within company locations in the Greater Philadelphia region.
Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Proficiency in the configuration and diagnostics in the following technologies: Group Policy, DNS, DHCP, and Active Directory.
  • Writing and maintenance of custom scripts to increase automation, system efficiency, and lower downtime via PowerShell and/or vCron automation.
  • Experience in building and maintaining the infrastructure necessary for SQL server operations.
  • Management of Pure storage arrays.
  • Support and upgrade of Cisco UCS blade centers.
  • Backup and restoration via Rubrik for on-premise virtualized infrastructure and/or M365.