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Azure Windows Specialist


Requisition Number: 84451 

Position Overview 

The Azure Windows Specialist will be responsible for management and evaluation of Windows environments for the purpose of developing cloud-based infrastructure solutions for customers. This role will be expected to be a self-starter, analytical, and provide leadership for successful project completion. 

What you’ll do at Insight 

  • Monitor performance on all environments (CPU, disk space, etc.) to ensure smooth running of all environments. 

  • Assessing the stability, security, and scalability of installed Windows systems. 

  • Discussing system and server upgrades with IT managers. 

  • Installing or upgrading Windows systems and servers. 

  • Providing technical support for staff and back-end system users. 

  • Troubleshooting system and server errors. 

  • Reviewing system error logs and user-reported errors 

  • Manage cloud-based FTP and other forms of file sharing. Backups, restorations and disaster recovery. 

  • Have an advanced understanding of implementing and supporting Microsoft cloud services, including any of the following: 

  • Azure Core Platform (Compute, Storage, Networking) 

  • Azure Services 

  • Azure AD 

  • Azure Automation and CLI 

  • Have a strong understanding of more “traditional” Microsoft products, such as Windows Server, Windows, IIS, SQL Server, etc. 

  • Have experience with automation and PowerShell scripting 

  • Have demonstrated experience executing technical tasks in projects of varying complexity 

  • Certifications within the Microsoft stack are a plus, but primarily as an avenue to grow our Microsoft partnership and not as a replacement for technical skills 

  • Exposure to AWS, GCP, and other cloud services is valuable 

What you’ll need to join Insight 

  • BS in Computer Science (or in a related field) or equivalent work experience.  

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working with information systems technology or industry standard compliance frameworks appropriate to the team function, such as security and security governance and risk compliance, cloud, etc.   

  • Licenses and/or certifications.  

  • Extensive knowledge in Microsoft Office (i.e Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project).  

  • Must have exceptional communication skills (including written, oral, and presentation) and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate risk, issues, actions, and decisions across all levels of the organization    

  • Must possess strong analytical skills and display a high-level of troubleshooting competencies.  

  • Must be able to work independently and can exercise of discretion and independent judgement with respect to matters of significance.   


Expertise with more than one project delivery expectations below: 

  • Ability to analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, and scope business requirements. 

  • Ability to deliver initiatives from conception through completion. 

  • Excellent speaking-listening-writing skills, attention to details, proactive self-starter. 

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and prioritize workloads. 

  • Ability to develop new ideas and creative solutions. 

  • At least two years working as an Azure / Windows engineer. 

  • Experience migrating database applications from physical servers and VMs to Azure would be an advantage. 

  • Ability to work to tight timelines. 

  • Strong proficiency with core Microsoft Office Tools (Outlook, Power Point, Excel, and Word).  

  • Excellent logical and problem-solving abilities. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or mathematics. 

  • Microsoft training and certification will be considered a strong asset. Experience working in a fast-paced environment. 

  • Excellent English communication skills – both verbal and written. Self-motivated and self-directed. 

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.


Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 11,000 teammates help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at 

  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona
  • 11,000+ teammates in 19 countries providing Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations across the globe
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance


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Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.



Posting Notes: Remote || South Carolina (US-SC) || United States (US) || DC-Cloud || None || Remote ||

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