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I got a FANTASTIC cloud solutions architect available for contract work! #AWS & #Azure & vCloud Air, plse RT

Let me tell you why this Cloud Solutions Architect is fantastic.

He developed a list of 38 key attributes that would indicate if an app was suitable to work in the cloud, i.e. AWS platform or Azure or vCloud Air

Using this 38 key attributes list he reviewed over 600+ applications and moved a proportion of those apps into production on AWS, Azure or vCloud Air.

If you want to run through a similar process in your organisation then this contractor is for you.

Contractor is available immediately for UK based projects only.

Contact me for further details, full CV and day rate.

Neil Mills, MillsHill – 01803 321233

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What’s so special about MillsHill Recruitment? Affordable #cloud #virtualisation #infrastructure IT recruitment

MillsHill – the independent/specialist/nimble type of IT recruitment agency that the ‘big agencies’ are always susceptible to.

MillsHill offer specialist Cloud, Virtualisation & infrastructure IT recruitment services with an ‘affordable fee structure’ for both permanent & contract resourcing – contact us for details.


Neil Mills | 01803 321233 |


Stuart Powell | 01803 321234 |

Together we have worked approaching on 25 years in recruitment, (that’s nearly 44,000 hours – you’re supposed to have competency in a subject after 10,000 hours)!

It’s fair to say we know about recruitment then?!

Additionally MillsHill have focused on the Cloud, Virtualisation & Infrastructure IT skill sectors since 2005 – just imagine how strong our database of contacts is!

Here’s a sample of IT skillsets/areas we cover:

  • Cloud Platforms: AWS – Amazon Web Services, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, vCHS – vCloud Hybrid Services
  • PAAS, IAAS, DAAS, SAAS, ‘as a service’, software defined data centre/SDDC, software defined networking/SDN
  • DevOps, Puppet, Chef
  • VMware: (vSphere, VMware View, VMware Horizon View, VMware Horizon Mirage, vCloud Director, VCP/VCAP/VCDX/vExpert), SRM – Site Recovery Manager, vCAC
  • Citrix: XenServer, XenDesktop, XenApp, XenMobile, NetScaler, Workspace Suite, Sharefile
  • Microsoft: Hyper V, Office 365/O365, Exchange 2013, Lync, Intune, Yammer, System Center 2012
  • VDI (virtual desktop infrastructure) / EUC (end user computing)
  • Product Stacks: vBlock, Flexpod, Pureflex
  • Mobility: MDM – mobile device management, MAM – mobile application management
  • Traditional/Flash storage: EMC, NetApp, Pure Storage, Nimble etc
  • Backup/Data Management: Commvault, Symantec Netbackup/BackupExec, Asigra
  • Cisco Wireless Engineers, Aironet

Contact us to discuss your cloud, virtualisation & infrastructure IT resourcing requirements.


Do you need contract #VMware #vSphere resources? If so got cracker CV for you. Please RT!

Candidate highlight includes:

– VCP 3/4/5

– built large 40 x hosts infrastructure from blank piece of paper

– currently playing around internally with Openstack & AWS

– sits vCloud accreditation shortly

To view CV contact Neil Mills @ MillsHill – 01803 321233

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