Azure Virtual Desktop Engineer

Operations · Chicago, Illinois
Department Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation Competitive base pay commensurate with directly related experience

About Nerdio

Nerdio is the definitive Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD, previously WVD) deployment, pricing, packaging, management, and optimization solution for Managed Service Providers, Enterprise IT Professionals, and Digital Architects.

We believe in knowledge and clarity. We obsess over all things Microsoft Azure, including Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) and are the industry leader in creating breakthrough technologies that extend Microsoft’s Native AVD.  At Nerdio, we believe in going above and beyond for our clients and partners. We believe in our superior technology, and we let our products speak for themselves.

We devote continuous effort and attention to listening to client and partner feedback. In fact, our product roadmap is greatly influenced by the regular feedback we receive from having seen companies deploy AVD into production environments several thousand times using Nerdio technology. We believe we are in the early days of the growth of AVD and look forward to not just participating in the journey but in leading the evolution of VDI. 

We are a fast-moving, nimble company looking for individuals who are agile, passionate, and who love to move at the speed of light.  

If you want to be part of the AVD transformation that Microsoft and Nerdio are leading, then we want to speak with you. Nerdio is experiencing explosive growth and needs the talent to grow even faster.  

What We Are Looking For

Our technical team is looking for a client-facing Azure Virtual Desktop Engineer with strong technical and communication skills.  The successful candidate will be a highly skilled Cloud Engineer with a proven track record of experience working with AVD conducting deployments, troubleshooting and technical demos.

What You'll Do

You’ll dive right in and be an instrumental member of our technical team and will be exposed to the Nerdio platform and our internal and external partners.

Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following:

  • Deploy large scale AVD environments using Nerdio Manager for Enterprise
  • Assist Microsoft field sellers with AVD POCs and deployments
  • Support customers throughout their AVD deployments and beyond
  • Conduct technical demos of product and answer questions

Qualifications, Experience and Education

  • Prior AVD deployments
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Fast-paced mentality and able to make decisions quickly
  • Works with a sense of high urgency
  • Comfortable with and able to work and deliver excellent results within short cycle times
  • Tolerates with a high degree of uncertainty and change
  • Experience conducting technical product demos


Core Qualifications:

  • Personal Responsibility – have a no-excuses mentality
  • Adapt Quickly – manage expectations and quickly adjust to changing priorities based on team needs
  • Dedication and Drive – create and do things appropriately, follow-through, commitment to excellence
  • Optimism – remain constructive, productive, positive and empowered
  • Collaborative – help others to be excellent and successful
  • Integrity – quality of being honest and ethical
  • Competent – ability to learn, driven to constantly learn and adapt to new technologies and solutions

Education & Technical Background:

  • Completed a degree in computer science, engineering or a related discipline preferred
  • AZ:140 certification - Configuring and Operating Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop - required


  • Competitive Pay
  • Stock Options
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Plans
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability, Life and AD&D Insurance (paid by company)
  • 401K participation
  • Paid Time Off + your Birthday Off
  • Great team culture

Nerdio is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Nerdio is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

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  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Department
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    Competitive base pay commensurate with directly related experience