Azure and Automation Engineer Job at Frasers Group – in Shirebrook
Frasers Group are currently looking for an Azure and Automation Engineer to join us at our Head Office in Shirebrook. We started as a small store in Maidenhead in 1982 and from there, grew to become a global powerhouse. We believe the higher the risk, the greater the reward. We’ve never been afraid to strive forward and change the way the industry operates, diversifying our portfolio and elevating stores. We’re not sitting back – there’s no room for hesitation. As a PLC with a £4bl turn over, this opportunity to grow your career in a fast paced and dynamic environment is one for the bold.
You will work with our Azure Specialist to help design and implement the solutions used within Frasers Group, specifically around Cloud and Automation. We recently formed a Cloud, Project and New Technology team to help drive our future strategies and this role will give you scope to be involved from the ground up as we undertake this exciting journey.
This is a great opportunity for any applicants, with strong Cloud, automation / scripting experience and a desire to continue to develop their skill sets. You will work with the wider IT team to deliver our cloud and automation offering ensuing alignment with the needs of our business and development teams. Working with application vendors and in-house development teams you will deliver the solutions used in the cloud and help drive the Dev / Ops operating model with a focus on security and innovation.
Frasers Group is a multi-platform environment, and you will have knowledge of Windows and Linux, the management tools and automation capabilities that can be used with each of these and a track record of working in Cloud and driving automation.
Day to day you will be responsible for monitoring the Azure environment, ensuring it is operated securely and utilised appropriately. You will manage requests for new services / applications and ensure appropriate documentation, standards and governance is applied.
You will also look at how innovative technology can help drive IT and the business forward and seek opportunities to use your automation skills to remove repetitive tasks and provide rapid deployment of solutions using tools such as Ansible, Terraform and RunDeck.
You will have:
Deep technical knowledge of the Azure platform from implementation to troubleshooting
Strong skills in Azure governance and security.
Appreciation and understanding of a wide range of solutions in Azure
Strong Terraform and Ansible experience
Scripting / coding experience
Background of working with Windows / Linux operating systems
Helpful friendly and approachable, able to communicate to both technical and non-technical colleagues
Ability to comprehend business impact of IT and the risks and opportunities associated with change
Manage and prioritise your workload
Plan and estimate project durations
Create clear written documentation
Azure / Cloud Cost Management.
Understanding of CI/CD
Working in a highly skilled expanding team who deliver the infrastructure and working closely with Network and Database teams as well as development you can quickly and efficiently deliver your solutions without the bureaucracy that you find in many large-scale organisations. IT at Frasers Group is delivered by the in-house team who are passionate about what they do and are not dependent on outsourced organisations to deliver the core systems. We present an ideal opportunity for someone who is passionate about technology and wants to deliver the absolute best that they can and keep innovation at the forefront.
There is a wealth of opportunity for training as well as on the job learning.
An opportunity like this at Frasers Group is for the fearless. The potential is massive, the experience unrivalled. To be able to make the most of it you need to live and breathe our principles:
Think without limits and take the team with you
Own it and back it
Not hesitate and act with purpose
Be commercial and customer-focused.
Company: Frasers Group –
Company Location: Shirebrook