We deploy the real environment, you take the scenario-based labs on us. Hands-on, from anywhere, at any time.
This position can be expected to be accountable to the Project Manager for Solution Architecture. In addition to being the point person for all architecture aspects of an IT project, they are expected to be able to address the integration of business processes, data, applications, technical and information security aspects of an IT solution in Microsoft Azure.
The Azure Support Engineer can expect to work closely with the implementation team, development staff and the IT Digital Solution Architect. In addition to assisting and supporting each team's needs in new and existing environments, they will be asked to participate in environment builds and troubleshooting reported issues, either escalating to an appropriate resource for resolution or fixing the issues reported directly.
The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Cloud Platform certification is Microsoft's primary certification for Azure. Microsoft says this certification "demonstrates your expertise in Microsoft cloud-related technologies to reduce IT costs and deliver more value for the modern business." To earn this certification, you first must earn a Microsoft Technology Associate badge in IT Infrastructure. That's achieved by passing one one of Microsoft's fundamentals exams in Windows Server Administration (70-365), networking (70-366), security (70-367), mobility and devices (70-368), or cloud (70-369). If you already have an MTA-IT Infrastructure certification, you don't need to re-test. To complete the certification, you then must pass EITHER Exam 70-532, Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions; or Exam 70-533, Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions.