Cloud Infrastructure Architect


Our Cloud Services & Infrastructure team is growing! We are looking for a Cloud Infrastructure consultant or Architect to join our developing practice

  • Work across NEW Infrastructure and Azure Migration projects
  • Work with new technologies across variety of industries
  • Melbourne CBD based, with travel required to client sites.
Velrada focuses on the strategic and ‘platform’ adoption of Microsoft technology, and the technical and organisational integration of cloud based solutions.
Founded in 2010 Velrada has grown in just nine years to a national business across Australia, recognised by Microsoft as a leader in the Modern Workplace, Dynamics365, Azure and Data and AI solution sets. Velrada maintains the flexibility and innovative culture of a start-up, combined with the scale, depth of capability and market credibility of an established player to attract both the best talent in the industry, and the leading adopters of Microsoft technology.
What you will do:
  • Work as part of an infrastructure delivery team across on-premises and cloud based solutions
  • Have the opportunity to work across projects dealing with bleeding edge technologies like; IoT, Bots and AI
  • Detailed application discovery, requirements definition, application / server migration planning, application integration testing and acceptance sign-off;
  • Capture current state and design future state physical and logical infrastructure architectures including data centre rack diagrams and audits, documentation of network, compute and storage patching;
  • Development of detailed migration schedules, checklists, test scripts and rollback plans;
  • Manage senior client stakeholders across all business functions and user groups to ensure the seamless execution and testing of all services;
  • Application of critical ratings based on Business Impact Assessments to facilitate the creation and development of Disaster Recovery scenario models; 
What we want:
  • Experience in the design and implementation of Microsoft Cloud solutions including: Azure subscription architecture, Network Security / Resource Groups
  • Extensive experience in Migrations to O365
  • Experience with Microsoft Online Services (Office 365, MS Azure etc.)
  • Strong experience working with Windows Server 2008-2016, preferably certified to MCITP, MCSE or MCSA level.
  • Infrastructure and data centre transition / migration experience;
  • Detailed application discovery, migration planning and rollback planning;
  • Disaster Recovery modelling, business continuity definition and server/ solution architecture;
  • Skills in Active Directory (both on-premises and Azure), Group Policy and File Sharing
  • Strong experience with Active Directory, Group Policy, File Sharing, DNS, LAN & WAN
  • Experience with on-premises and cloud back-up solutions
  • High level scripting skills
  • Requirements gathering and analysis
  • Creation and development of off the shelf and custom application architectures
  • Experience in As-A-Service, PaaS, SaaS, IaaS and Cloud delivery models
  • Proven ability to lead successful workshops and drive client meetings 
  • User engagement and development of migration test plans, scripts and testing execution;
  • Happy to travel as required
  • Knowledge of virtualisation and hypervisor technologies e.g. VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix Xen App / Xen Server
The role is Melbourne based and will involve some travel interstate. Salary is competitive

We will not accept CV's from external recruiters.