AZURE Cyber Architect - Senior Manager

Functional areas

Line of Service



Not Applicable


Cybersecurity & Privacy

Management Level

Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

We are seeking passionate cyber security experts with expertise and experience as an Azure Architect. The successful candidate will have experience of operating in a constantly evolving and dynamic environment.

A career within Cybersecurity and Privacy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients implement an effective cybersecurity programme that protects against threats, propels transformation, and drives growth. As companies adjust toward a digital business model, exponentially more data is generated and shared among organisations, partners and customers. We play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are protected by developing transformation strategies passionate about security, efficiently integrate and lead new or existing technology systems to deliver continuous operational improvements and increase their cybersecurity investment, and detect, respond, and remediate threats.

Desired Knowledge/Skills:

  • Experience in building Azure Architecture (logical, physical, etc.) using multi-vendor tools that are deployed globally for large customers
  • Experience in assessing the existing environment, understanding the gaps, developing Azure strategies and roadmap for complex environments
  • Implementation and Design experience for complex Azure solutions for large scale customers across various industry verticals
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with interest in delivering high quality documentation
  • Should have architected and implemented high volume identity management systems with complex business processes covering use cases like user lifecycle management, strong authentication, risk based authentication, identity and access governance, federation, etc.
  • Direct experience of a range services from the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform including Infrastructure and Security related services such as Azure AD, IaaS, Containers, Storage, Networking and Azure Security.
  • Direct experience of enterprise solution shaping and Microsoft Azure Cloud architecture development including excellent documentation skills.
  • Deep understanding of coding standard processes and modern architectural patterns, including micro services and message-driven architectures.
  • Recent hands-on experience with DevOps toolset
  • It is essential that you have strong, in-depth and demonstrable hands-on experience with the following technologies:
  • Microsoft Azure and its relevant build, deployment, automation, networking and security technologies in cloud and hybrid environments.
  • Microsoft Azure Platform As A Service ( PaaS ) products such as Azure SQL, AppServices, Logic Apps, Functions and other Serverless services
  • Understanding of Microsoft Identity and Access Management products such including Azure AD or AD B2C
  • Microsoft Azure Operational and Monitoring tools, including Azure Monitor, App Insights and Log Analytics
  • Knowledge of PowerShell, Git, ARM templates and deployment automation.
  • Experienced in the design and delivery of enterprise level Highly Available solutions.
  • Onsite development experience at client location and excellent understanding and implementation using onsite/offshore, complete offshore and offsite models
  • Very good understanding of information security concepts with in-depth knowledge of Azure latest trends.
  • Experience in all phases of the project lifecycle, including design, configuration, testing, debugging and implementation.
  • Experience in working with IIS, Apache Web Servers, Application Servers (WebLogic, Websphere) or developing J2EE products.
  • Experience and exposure in RBAC, Compliance solutions, Access certifications solutions is an added advantage
  • Superb communication skills and ability to work with global counterparts.
  • Good understanding of governance, risk and compliance requirements.


  • 10+ years of cyber security experience
  • Solid experience in IAM domain
  • Good experience in Azure Architecture and Design
  • Strong Azure implementation experience
  • Possession of either the Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions and Architecting Microsoft Azure certifications.
  • Bachelors or Master degree in IT / CS or related fields
  • One or more technical security certifications is a plus:

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Our culture is unique and what sets us apart. Our people really are at the very heart of our business. So, when you join us, you will be empowered to work flexibly in a way that works for you, your clients and the teams around you, supporting your wellbeing.

We work tirelessly so that you can unlock your full potential and give you everything you need to take your career where you want it to go. We appreciate what you bring to our culture,our team and our clients and we recognise and celebrate you for it.

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Location: Dublin



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