Azure Administrator

We are seeking an Azure Administrator to join our growing team!


  • Design, implement, document, and maintain Microsoft 365 and Azure cloud-based solutions for internal users and external clients
  • Direct hands-on responsibility that includes providing technical expertise in deploying software applications and technology solutions on Microsoft Azure
  • Research potential attempts to compromise the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of assets.
  • Setup, configure and manage virtual networking, virtual machines, web applications, hosted platforms, security protocols, and networking services
  • Monitor activity and performance of all Azure resources and services using Azure Monitor
  • Automate tasks using Azure Automation and PowerShell scripting
  • Continuously monitor the health of services such as Azure AD, Firewall, ATP, AIP, ASR, CAS, EM+S, Intune, AAD Connect, Exchange Online and O365
  • Manage networking infrastructure (LAN, WAN, VPN) and protocols (TCP/IP), security protocols, manage backup and restoration of files, databases, and virtual machines
  • Perform regular health checks of all Azure solutions
  • Monitor costs and optimize spending on Azure resources
  • Stay up to date on new features and capabilities in Azure
  • Be the escalation point for other analysts and engineers, and keep all tickets and projects tracked and updated
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the Azure cloud environment Including Windows Virtual Server and Desktops
  • High standards of accountability, customer focus, and quality of deliverables are vital to the success of this position


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Engineering, or related field, or commensurate experience and 5-8 years of job-related experience
  • 4+ years practical experience in IT administration, including Microsoft 365 and Azure with a strong understanding of Microsoft 365 and Azure cloud services and architecture
  • 4+ years practical experience with Windows Server, Active Directory, DNS, and Group Policy
  • Hands-on experience with Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates
  • Experience managing Azure Active Directory (AD), users, and groups
  • Experience migrating environments to the cloud
  • Proficient in PowerShell and/or VBScript for automating Microsoft 365 and Azure tasks
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision to plan, design, architect, and implement technology solutions for end user and client requirements
  • Extensive knowledge in database, web, and cloud technology to analyze requirements, propose options, recommend solutions, and implement the appropriate technology solution
  • Ability to provide Tier 2 and 3 IT Support
  • Relevant cloud certifications a plus


This is an onsite position in Franklin, TN.

Five Iron offers premium benefits that are intended to support our people and their families. These include:

  • Company-paid health, dental and vision insurance plans for the employee
  • Up to a 4% 401k company match that vests immediately, it’s yours to keep
  • Generous paid time off and 10 holidays per year
  • Paid time off to vote and volunteer
  • Paid time off on your birthday because it’s your special day
  • Up to $100 per month for your internet and cell phone service
  • Team building events
  • Employee-selected lunch served every Friday

Showing 5iron’s commitment to win together, all employees received a 10% Bonus in 2022