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Azure Operations Architect

Requisition ID:  30664

Aarhus N, Region Central Jutland, DK

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Information Technology

Vestas Factory

Are you a highly skilled Cloud Operations Architect with a can-do attitude? Are you driven by designing and building solid technical solutions? Then we might have an ideal career opportunity for you!


Digital Solutions & Development > Global IT > Infrastructure and Platform Management 

As Cloud Operations Architect within Microsoft/Azure Technologies, you will be responsible for ensuring all tech deliverables are customer focused along with driving operational efficiency. You work closely together with the Solution Architects and Service Teams in a Hybrid Operation set up. 
With Hybrid Operation, Vestas launches an exciting journey to the hybrid platform capability, to provide and operate best-practice hybrid cloud platform. We seek a highly motivated Microsoft Operations Architects who desire to actively contribute to this journey towards a best-in-class infrastructure operation service. 


You will be part of the Hybrid Platform Management which belongs to the Infrastructure Delivery & Support area within Global IT. We are the heart of IT infrastructure and make sure our technical platforms are up and running, optimized, and organized. We are aiming to proactively manage our platform to reach high performance and high service levels to our business. 


You will be the anchor between Development team and Operations, to ensure the operational aspect is considered and the best operational solutions is targeted. You have the perspective of the full life cycle of a product and have the end-customer in mind as well as continuous development. In your position as Operations Architect, your primary responsibility will be to:

  • Support in developing the most suitable technical solution to meet our platform requirements, with a reusability logic 
  • Optimize operational excellence in collaboration with other teams such as 2nd and 3rd level support as well as process owners 
  • Identify current gaps and future opportunities related to modernizing the architecture 
  • Define and initiate continuous improvement initiatives to enhance operational deliveries 
  • Support in developing Operations Service Design framework 
  • Lifecycle technical authority to support operations and business customer  



  • A Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field of study or any equivalent relevant experience in a related field. 
  • 10 years of working in the IT area, while min. 5 year in an IT architect role.  
  • Expert in Azure, IaaS and PaaS deliveries, but with a high focus on evolving of the platform and the foundation
  • Experience in agile delivery methods (SAFe, DevOps, etc.) 
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Azure
  • Knowledge of CI/CD tools and insight about tools as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Terraform.
  • Certification in Microsoft Azure Solution Architect are beneficial or similar knowledge from practical experience.
  • Coding and scripting skills are required 
  • Familiar with IT Service Management (ITSM) 



Working in Hybrid Platform Management naturally requires a solid technical understanding of IT infrastructure such as on-premises datacenter technologies as well as integrated hybrid solutions and platform services. 

  • Understanding how to navigate in a large IT organization 
  • Ability to work with a vast array of information and to cope with rapidly changing information 
  • Strong communication skillset 
  • Curious, wants to understand and not afraid to ask questions 
  • Challenge the status quo 
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment 
  • Self-motivated 
  • Fluent in English oral and written 
  • Can conduct training sessions for your colleagues on technical matters


What we offer

You will be working with innovative technology that is constantly transforming companies including Vestas, testing the limits, and influencing people and processes. You will be a part of a highly enthusiastic and innovative team motivated equally by creating business value and by developing innovative technical solutions.


We offer a place where we develop your desire for constant learning opportunities. We offer an informal and agile workplace with a high level of freedom in defining the way forward. We look for team members to take on responsibility and ownership of tasks and deadlines and our achievements collaboratively.


Additional information

  • This role is based in Aarhus,Denmark. Possibility of hybrid working model.
  • We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 19th February 2023.
  • For further information please contact Ravi Bedadi, Senior Recruiter.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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