Cloud Architect (Azure)

Do you want to work in the Clouds? Are you motivated by the latest technology and want to progress you career within a growing European IT company?

Basefarm is a European managed service provider. We create market leaders by integrating the key competencies for digital transformation – big data, cloud computing and information security, into one service offering. Basefarm was founded in Oslo during 2000 and today our team of over 760 top technical engineers and advisors are servicing global clients from our European offices and data centers in Norway, Sweden, The Netherlands, Germany and Austria.

In 2018 Basefarm was acquired by the Orange group, to reinforce the cloud expertise of it’s enterprise division Orange Business Services. We are on a journey to become the leading Cloud managed service provider in Europe, so we are growing, and we are looking for candidates who want to grow with us!

The role:

As Cloud Architect at Basefarm you will work directly with our customers to ensure they receive the best possible technical consultative advice and guidance possible.

You will lead the design, installation, and configuration of enterprise cloud technology architecture and apply expertise in technical and consulting knowledge in advising clients. In addition, this role assists with customer relationships, proposal development change requirements and marketing/PR initiatives. Acting as the Azure technical expert sharing best practices among clients and colleagues.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Leading projects and growing Basefarm’s consulting area and contributing to the business development within hybrid/public clouds.
  • Assisting in advising clients on overall IT plans and work directly with customers to ensure a smooth design and implementation of Basefarm solutions.
  • Managing change plan implementation to ensure successful project delivery and deployment.

Who we are looking for:

It’s expected that you will spend considerable time with clients, so great technical hands-on and communication skills are essential. We would expect you to have experience in consulting to external clients on complex projects and have a strong commercial awareness and financial intelligence.

Moreover, we believe that you have:

  • 5+ years of experience in systems engineering and/or infrastructure
  • Solid knowledge of Azure
  • Extensive experience in several of the following areas: infrastructure solutions, cloud technologies, networking, data center operations, platform migration, and enterprise directories.
  • Good knowledge in Cloud, scripting and automation, Windows Server or Linux.
  • Experience in working with global teams on projects
  • Good communications skills in English

It’s advantageous if you have:

  • Completed university studies within a relevant field.
  • Azure Architect Certifications.

What we can offer in return:

Basefarm is born and raised in the Nordics and IT is in our DNA. The foundation of the company is very much the same since the beginning; a customer centric, transparent, honest company with a flat organization.

We focus on training and continual learning and offer you opportunity to progress when you are ready. Perhaps you would like to become a Service Manager or Technical Account Manager, or work with our Infrastructure our Cloud departments. We offer you the platform to advance your career and the opportunity to work in a positive and stimulating environment where passion is rewarded.

Basefarm has been certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ which is something we take very seriously; our staff are after all our biggest asset! We are a friendly bunch of nerds who like to work hard but also enjoy everything we do.

What else? For an insight into life at Basefarm check out our Instagram account @Basefarm.



Click on the apply button to send us your application, interviews will be ongoing.

For more information about the role please contact Stuart Ruddock at


Type of employment: Full time, permanent.

Location: Stockholm (Sveavägen)

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