Cognitive is seeking an interim Azure Kubernetes consultant for a 5 month contract to start ASAP (remote), inside IR35.
The customer is a consulting firm and is looking for the candidate to deliver the following...
Consult on the adoption of Kubernetes (AKS) to replace the execution environment for existing core enterprise systems.
Translate application level goals and propose various solutions available within AKS
Automate the adoption of AKS using ARM, Powershell etc.
Ensure knowledge transfer on the tooling to its managed services outfit and support transition process from delivery to ongoing support.
Produce technical documents.
Essential experience required:
Essential to have a current CKAD qualification
Demonstrable and extensive hands-on experience of Kubernetes - ideally Azure Kubernetes Services
Azure DevOps - ARM templates and Powershell
Experience delivering C#/.NET solutions and software development best practice
Solid grounding in microservices architecture
Strong grasp of the Azure platform - AKS, Azure Container Instances, Web/Worker Roles, Service Bus, Storage
Have worked on a number of the following Azure services - Data Factory, SQL Data Warehouse, Service Fabric, HDInsight, Data Bricks, Application Insights, Event Hubs, Stream Analytics, Azure Batch
NoSQL and Relational data stores
Team Foundation Services/Visual Studio Online/Jira for application management
Strong stakeholder engagement experience.
Knowledge of Agile and Waterfall methodologies
If you feel you have the right experience for this role, please apply.