Azure Cloud Lead

Location: Sydney CBD
Discipline: Cloud, DevOps & Infrastructure
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $AU$180000 - AU$200000 per annum + + Super + Profit Sharing
Contact name: Kristen Brinker

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH8796_1692688423
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP


  • Iconic Australian Brand now operating across APAC
  • Hybrid Role - WFH / Fully catered modern office in Surry Hills
  • Influence and impact the technical roadmap for ASX 200 Listed company
  • $180K-200K Base + Super + Profit Share

The Opportunity:
A Major Iconic Australian Brand are seeking an Azure Cloud Operations Lead to spearhead cloud-based and on-premises infrastructure, ensuring optimal performance and innovation. If you're driven to make your mark both technically and see yourself as a future business leader, this role is tailor-made for you!

What You'll Do:
The Azure Cloud Operations Lead assumes a pivotal role in the effective management and sustenance of the organisation's diverse cloud-based, physical, and virtual infrastructures, with the exception of networks. This encompassing responsibility extends to supervising the blueprinting, implementation, and upkeep of cloud-centric IT frameworks, while also prioritising their peak functionality.

A cloud infrastructure engineer first (80%), you will shape and optimise cloud-based systems, maximising performance and scalability. Secondly, you will be providing Agile leadership (20%), leading sprint planning and Scrum processes, nurturing your leadership skills.

  • Oversee the design, deployment, and optimal performance of cloud systems.
  • Nurture a small team, offering them strategic guidance and mentoring technical growth
  • Collaborating extensively with other IT teams and departments to deeply comprehend their unique IT requisites, leveraging cloud infrastructure to devise innovative solutions.
  • Stay up to date on the latest technologies and trends to proactively propose recommendations that enhance the company's IT systems.
  • Diligently monitoring and meticulously analyzing system performance.
  • Taking charge of the preparation and management of core systems' Disaster Recovery plans.

Preferred Experience:

  • Significant industry experience, preferably in large Enterprise environments.
  • Five years of hands-on involvement with Microsoft Azure cloud technologies.
  • Previously engaged in a Lead role, or on the cusp of transitioning into management or leadership.
  • In-depth grasp of cloud infrastructure and its related facets, including storage, servers, security, and networking.
  • Strong skills and experience in supporting and leading IT projects.
  • Certified in Microsoft Azure technologies

What's on offer:

As promoter of health and wellbeing, this employer offers an onsite gym with personal training, outdoor lap pool, freshly cooked daily meals prepared by in-house chefs, team sport events and more.

A flexible work environment, with two office locations (Surry Hills & Northern Beaches), working from home and flexible hours - this business is focused on outcomes giving you support and empowerment to get the job done.

If you are interested in learning more about this unique opportunity, then please APPLY now.
For a confidential discussion contact Kristen Brinker on 0423 406 570 or