Azure Engineer


Open Doors is an international, interdenominational organization that supports Christians who are persecuted for their faith.

Open Doors works in more than 70 countries, supplying Bibles, training church leaders, providing practical support and emergency relief, and supporting Christians who suffer persecution and discrimination for their faith. Our national bases in 25 countries work to raise awareness of global persecution, mobilising prayer, support and action among Christians.

Open Doors International supports the worldwide organization with services such as Communications, Marketing, People & Culture, Advocacy, IT, Program Management, Finance and Global Research by working in a service-oriented way with teams and colleagues in countries with an Open Doors Development or Field office.

Our global IT team of 30 are allocated around the world and support over 2,000 users worldwide. Our Global IT consists of the following teams:

  • Service Delivery
  • Value Delivery
  • Solution Development
  • Infrastructure


Do you love to be responsible for developing and maintaining the Azure infrastructure? Do you thrive when all services and networking remain operational? Are you passionate to strengthen the Persecuted Church by being part of the IT team?

The Microsoft Azure Engineer is part of the Infrastructure Services team. The role is to support the development, implementation and maintenance of the IT infrastructure and all information systems. The Microsoft Azure Engineer is a part of an international IT team, reporting directly to the ODI IT Infrastructure Services Manager.

Your key responsibilities

  • Collaborate with and provide expert knowledge to other teams with regards to Azure infrastructure.
  • Develop, implement and maintain Microsoft Azure infrastructure; (SQL, Firewall, Networking, Enterprise Apps, VPN, Log Analytics, Backups, etc.)
  • Provide technical /operational support;
  • Monitor the performance and continuity of global & corporate IT-Systems;
  • Contribute to the development, implementation and monitoring of service level agreements;
  • Be part of and contribute to Global IT Community of Practice;
  • Provide active support to Global projects (e.g. Cloud or IT assessment).

Functie-eisen en profiel

Your profile

  • A committed Christian with a passion for the Persecuted Church;
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT or Computer Science, understanding of the used methods and systems (or equivalent);
  • At least three years’ experience working in Azure;
  • Experience with PowerShell scripting and Power Automation;
  • General knowledge of Azure networking, firewalls, Enterprise Apps, VM & VDI is a plus;
  • Microsoft Azure related certifications are a plus;
  • A critical thinker, able to plan and organize project work;
  • Analytical skills, able to propose solutions and solve problems in a creative way;
  • Proactive, result oriented, organized and team player;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

Ons aanbod

Our offer

This is a salaried position. Working at Open Doors means that you are actively involved in serving the worldwide Persecuted Church. We offer you a versatile position in an international, dynamic environment, a professional team, and the opportunity to grow professionally and personally. As a global organization we are used to combining working from home with working from the office and to have flexible working hours. Location preferably in the Netherlands or the United Kingdom.

Informeren en solliciteren


Please send your email with your resume and short motivation to the HR department of Open Doors International: before 21 June 2024.
If you have questions about the position, please use this same email address.

Open Doors expects its employees to behave with integrity and carefully consider the rights and interests of others. Requesting a CBC is part of the procedure.