Computer Science & IT


Intermediate / Experienced


51 – 200 employees

NRG are delighted to be working with a truly revolutionary, rapid growth high-tech financial services provider based on the outskirts of Newcastle. Due to growth and expansion, they are looking to recruit a Junior DevOps Engineer with a good understanding of Azure PaaS and IaaS concepts. You will be responsible for the deployment and support of multi-tier applications hosted within Azure PaaS and IaaS and on site, client & internal installations.

Azure Cloud Support (PaaS and IaaS) dealing with the following technologies with a view to monitor and react to alerts on a day to day basis, whilst assisting in the introduction of new monitoring tools, techniques and automation going forward.

  • Azure Portal
  • Access and security control
  • IaaS: Networking, Virtual Machines, Gateways etc.
  • PaaS: SQL Azure, App Services, Azure DevOps etc.
  • Monitoring: Azure Monitor, Application Insights, Log Analytics etc.
  • On Site Server Support (Windows 2012 - 2016) dealing with the following:
  • Active Directory
  • Exchange
  • Permissions
  • Group Policy
  • Managing and maintaining the servers (with third party support) – Windows Virtual Servers (VMWARE)
  • Powershell
  • System Monitoring

Experience / Qualifications

  • Azure PaaS and IaaS Support experience is essential. Whilst on the job training and mentorship will be available, it’s essential that you have a demonstratable foundation to build upon.
  • IT support experience in a similar role
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the business
  • Strong team-worker able to support junior team members as required
  • Willing and able to expand and develop wide skills and knowledge
  • Flexible approach and enthusiastic attitude
  • Committed and self-motivated

Salary : 30,000 – 33,000 based on experience + £500 per month bonus