Lead Azure Systems Administrator - Abu Dhabi Based

International Permanent
  • Exciting opportunity to join a high growth business
  • Must have hands on Azure administration experience

About Our Client

A leading organisation based in Abu Dhabi, going through a growth phase.

Job Description

  • Manage all aspects of our Azure cloud infrastructure, including deployment, configuration, and maintenance of services.
  • Oversee SharePoint Online, Intune, Azure Active Directory, and other enterprise applications within the Azure environment.
  • Provide hands-on troubleshooting and support for infrastructure and cloud-related issues, resolving them efficiently to minimise downtime.
  • Collaborate with L1 and L2 support teams to address escalated issues and ensure smooth operation of systems.
  • Develop and enforce data backup and disaster recovery strategies, leveraging Azure Backup and other relevant tools.
  • Coordinate with stakeholders to test and refine disaster recovery plans to minimise potential data loss and system downtime.
  • Engage with vendors to evaluate and implement new solutions, ensuring alignment with organisational objectives.
  • Follow established change management processes to implement changes in accordance with regulatory requirements.
  • Work closely with the security team to implement and maintain robust security measures across the cloud environment.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure, network, and cloud technologies, with a focus on Microsoft Azure.
  • At least 4 years of hands-on administration and configuration experience with SharePoint Online, Azure Active Directory, and enterprise applications in Azure.
  • Certification in Microsoft Azure (e.g., AZ-900, AZ-104) and other relevant certifications.
  • Experience with Microsoft Intune for device management and security.
  • Must have experience working in a large enterprise with familiarity in change management processes and regulatory compliance standards.

What's on Offer

This is a unique opportunity to join a leading organisation and play a key role at a growth stage. They offer a dynamic environment where you'll gain diverse experience, working alongside a supportive team.

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