Senior Microsoft Office 365 and Azure Developer

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

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  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc800 - Swiss Franc900 per day

  • Contact:

    Kiran Oogarah

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  • Job ref:

    JN -042020-86235_1588582887

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

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Senior Microsoft Office 365 and Azure Developer

My client who are a large financial institution based in Zurich are recruiting an O365 & Azure Developer to join their team on a contractual basis.


  • Work within the team to deliver an B2B External Collaboration solution using Office 365 services based on Azure B2B and Azure Identity Governance capabilities
  • Extend the existing Office 365 solutions using the available Office 365 and Azure APIs and frameworks to provide additional functionality and governance controls
  • Provide third level support and internal consulting to the Digital Workplace team in the development and extensibility of the Office 365 and Azure services


  • Be instrumental to drive and deliver a modern, automated, user friendly and self-service B2B External Collaboration solution based on Office 365
  • Work with stakeholders of this activity on the different areas (Identity and Access Management, Security....) to collect their requirements as well as to liaise with them to deliver the solution
  • Have a strong focus on Cloud Automation and Orchestration to simplify and optimize any governance and user processes around our Digital Workplace services (e.g. onboarding processes, event management...) by integrating existing Office Graph and Azure APIs
  • Work with Data Analytics to contribute to mature and expand our data driven foundation of our Digital Workplace workloads to cover various use cases (e.g. adoption, governance, audit... etc)
  • Leverage existing Microsoft Technologies, like Microsoft Information Protection, Azure Access Review, MCAS and other Microsoft tools to build security and governance controls
  • Stay up to date of new and upcoming technologies and developments in the Microsoft Cloud with regards to development features, bots, as well as Machine Learning and AI
  • Ownership of DWP Platform code repositories and CI/CD integration
  • Third level support for automation and integration topics

Required Experience

  • Deep experience in Office 365 and Azure development frameworks and APIs (REST APIs, MS Graph, MS Fluent framework, Azure functions etc...)
  • Expert knowledge and at least 5 years of experience with: - Microsoft Azure and Office 365 cloud - Development and automation with cloud native development frameworks and languages (e.g. C#, JavaScript, HTML, PowerShell)
  • Strong skills in Power Platform and Azure functions with focus on governance processes
  • Demonstrated practical experience on Cloud Automation methodologies, as well as technical solutions, frameworks and processes
  • Good foundational knowledge on Machine Learning and AI
  • Thorough understanding with CI/CD, code repositories, source control and neighbouring areas
  • Desired knowledge of Kusto, Python, as well as Machine Learning, Big Data and Cognitive Services
  • Proven track record of implementing cloud based solutions with Office 365/Azure in complex, multinational environments, with an affinity towards Security and Compliance controls and processes as well as Identity and Access management
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and drive outcomes with stakeholders
  • Ability to understand and translate governance requirements into actionable tasks for IT
  • Experience in the financial sector a plus
  • Able to challenge colleagues, stakeholders and break status quos
  • Collaborative Team player with can-do attitude
  • Comfortable to work in an agile SCRUM setup

Please click apply or send your CV directly to Kiran.Oogarah@Darwinrecruitment.com