Azure Cloud Consultant

Worktype:Full Time

Are you a self-starter who loves engaging with customers and excited by the latest innovations in technology? Are you passionate about collaborating with a fun and switched-on team? If so, you could be a good match for Atarix!

ATARIX is growing in leaps and bounds and we are looking for an Azure Cloud Consultant to join our services team based in Sydney. This role is perfect for someone wanting to work in the dynamic environment offered by an expanding tech business. Our mission is to provide businesses the freedom and flexibility to operate securely through the cloud’s uncompromising connectivity.

Microsoft 365 & Azure are key technologies in ATARIX’s cloud and modern workplace go-to-market areas focused at maximizing value from cloud adoption. We help our clients with their journey to cloud. We design and implement the best solutions following our proven processes, enable clients to achieve their business goals and productivity with Microsoft 365 & Azure.

As an Azure Cloud Consultant, you will drive positive outcomes and experiences for our customers and ATARIX. You will join our growing team and provide support and expertise on emerging technologies across Microsoft 365 and Azure. You will lead engineering and architecture engagements ensuring that solutions are designed to best practice and optimised to the customer’s requirements.

You will join our growing team in providing services and expertise on Microsoft cloud technologies to Australian businesses. There will be opportunities to grow and develop your technical and leadership skills given the backdrop of a growing business and healthy pipeline of work. The role will appeal to someone who enjoys problem solving, is passionate about continuous improvement and is naturally customer focused.

In this role you will:

  • Work with the broader Atarix team on delivering internal initiatives and client projects
  • Assist in presale activities with clients to understand requirements and propose solutions
  • Support the development of client project proposals
  • Design, plan and implement Microsoft Azure solutions with a focus on:
    • Azure IaaS, PaaS & Security solutions
    • Azure Integration Services (APIM, Functions, Service Bus, Logic Apps, Event Grid etc)
    • Infrastructure as Code deployments
    • Azure Monitor (Log Analytics, Application Insights)
    • Azure Sentinel
    • Azure Networking
    • Azure Virtual Desktop
  • Design, plan and implement Microsoft 365 infrastructure solution with a focus on:
    • OneDrive and SharePoint
    • Exchange Online
    • Teams Collaboration
    • Identity and Security
    • Microsoft Endpoint Manager
    • Windows Defender
  • Analyse current on-prem and/or cloud-based solutions for future state
  • Analyse current business practices, processes and procedures and identify future opportunities for leveraging Microsoft 365 & Atarix cloud offerings
  • Act as SME and advisor for our clients to support the planning and implementation of journey to cloud and needed assessment
  • Experience working with enterprise customers on Azure specific application development and deployment
  • Take on the lead for exciting client projects and be able to coordinate a team to achieve project deliverables

Opportunities for this role:

  • Working on bleeding edge cloud technologies for clients to push new boundaries
  • Having the freedom and support to develop skills across other disciplines
  • Work closely with the team to shape and deliver our products and services
  • Diversity of projects, technologies, and clients you’ll get to engage with

On Day 1 we expect you to have:


  • Proven track record in leading and delivering projects for enterprise clients or environments
  • Comfortable with consulting scenarios with clients and internally
  • Ability to contribute knowledge and experience in pre-sales activities
  • Ability to pass minimum baseline security vetting


  • Minimum 4-6 years of previous experience in working with Microsoft Azure – including Azure Networking, IaaS, PaaS and Security solutions.
  • Minimum 4 – 6 years of previous experience in working with Microsoft 365 – including Teams, Exchange Online, Office 365, Enterprise Mobility & Security, Conditional Access and the complimentary areas of Power Platform
  • Minimum 2 years of previous experience in working with Microsoft Azure Integration services – including APIM, Functions, Service Bus, Logic Apps.
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory and Azure AD Identity model and be able to make recommendations on best fit for a client based on requirements
  • Proficient in PowerShell, and able to read and write scripts to simplify administration and deployment tasks
  • Proficient in documenting high-level solution design and as-built, as-configured documentation
  • Expertise in troubleshooting and problem-solving issues related to Microsoft technologies
  • Fundamental understanding of enterprise networks and security
  • Experience with migrations of key workloads (email, files, apps and servers) to the cloud
  • Experience and understanding of basic infrastructure like DNS, DHCP, AD, GPO, Windows server

It would be great but not a requirement that you have:

  • Microsoft and/or relevant vendor certifications
  • Experience and an understanding of Azure cloud computing or other cloud infrastructure platforms
  • Experience with Microsoft Security Products AIP, OME, DLP, PIM, Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps (formerly MCAS)
  • Experience with Atlassian Software (Confluence, JIRA, Service Desk)
  • Project Management experience and/or certifications
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools, code repositories and pipelines
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies, such as Kanban or Scrum
  • Understanding of M365 Licensing and understand the benefits between EA vs CSP

Working at Atarix 

Our MO is all about creating an environment where people seriously love coming into work every day. Working at Atarix means you’ll be part of a supportive, productive team that loves to work hard and knows how to have fun! Being part of this amazing team will inspire you to contribute and help us shape initiatives to drive positive change for our clients and within Atarix.

We have five company values that guide us in everything we do:

  • Deliver Awesome
  • Heart is at the centre
  • Integrity is a must
  • Embrace growth
  • Fun in everything we do

Atarix takes a caring, determined, and innovative approach to ensure our clients get maximum benefit and value for money.

We are Cloud experts who leverage the most innovative Cloud practices to help our clients increase productivity, improve communication, and enhance collaboration. Our diverse and in-depth industry experience allows us to properly assess existing environments, understand requirements, and tailor an off-the-shelf scalable solution to meet each of our client’s needs. 

Benefits of working at Atarix

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Be part of an amazing culture that makes you love working at Atarix!
  • Regular team building and social events
  • Support for further certifications and exams