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Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd Published: September 9, 2020 (21 days ago)
South East England, United Kingdom
Job Type


Microsoft Solution Consultant
London & South East - Remote Working 
Salaries to £90k 

Company Overview:     
Award winning Global Managed Service provider and systems integrator. Holders of Gold Partner status with leading technology vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, and Dell Technologies. Our mission is simple - to inspire intelligent change by delivering next-generation IT infrastructure that improve the way that businesses work.
Our Client’s success is based on qualifying and understanding customers needs and doing everything required to provide service of the highest quality. Their employees are what enables them to do this. They are the core of the business and are what make them such a great and fast-growing company.

Role Overview:
Solution Consultants are responsible for Architecture, Consultancy and Technical delivery activities. For most Microsoft services, the delivery Consultant is expected to lead the customer through the solution design.
The following lists out these responsibilities in more detail:

  • Gather requirements and technical information
  • GAP analysis of potential technology hurdles
  • Design and agree end state solution
  • Design and agree migration plans
  • Document implementation and migration activities

The successful candidate will be focussed on the customer’s users and business when designing and implementing the solution.

Key Responsibilities:    
The key responsibilities for this delivery focussed role are as follows:

  • Lead the technical low-level design, implementation, validation and handover to customer/support teams for cloud, hybrid and on-premise Microsoft solutions including but not limited to: -
    • Azure Active Directory and Azure AD Connect
    • Office 365 Configuration – including Exchange, OneDrive for Business, Skype for Business and Teams in both on-premise and hybrid deployments – voice experience is also an advantage
    • Designing and configurating Microsoft Identity and Information protection technologies – ideally DLP, Azure IP/RMS, Data Labelling and Classification
    • Discovery and migration of mailbox and public folders from on-premise to cloud and between tenants.
    • Microsoft Authentication Technologies including Always on VPN, MFA, SSO (experience of FIM/MIM is advantageous)
    • Windows Server 2012, 2016 and 2019
    • Azure IaaS/PaaS and SaaS services including Back-up and DR in Azure through ASR
  • Be able to work independently and cross-collaborate working in a fast-paced environment where technology and customer requirements change regularly
  • Possess very high SCCM and Intune deployment and configuration skills
  • Have a good working knowledge of PKI including experience of a recent deployment.
  • Have a good working knowledge of both On-premise and Online versions of SharePoint and have experience of SharePoint migrations
  • Demonstrate a technical aptitude for providing extraordinary customer service, be able to influence while problem solving and build client and partner relationships
  • Possess a passion for continuous learning, strong problem-solving skills, critical thinking and good judgement
  • Work with other key areas of the business to support cross-training/up-skilling as required
  • Act as technical escalation point where necessary as part of a technical support escalation or managed service query
  • Be able to apply product & technology knowledge to improve Microsoft products and the customer experience

Key Performance Indicators:     

  • Delivery of projects to scope and budget
  • Ability to up-sell during project delivery
  • Smooth hand over to support teams
  • Seeking ways to “package” work to reduce effort and replication for future customers.

Skills & Experience Required:   

  • Delivering and Supporting across the Microsoft stack
  • Deploying and configurating Exchange and Exchange Online
  • Setting up Microsoft Cloud Services and migrating workloads
  • Assessing a client environment and creating action plans
  • Microsoft Authentication Technologies including Always on VPN, MFA, SSO (experience of FIM/MIM is advantageous)
  • Adoption of Windows10 and application packaging (SCCM, Intune and Autopilot)
  • Azure Active Directory and Azure AD Connect
  • MCSE / MCITP / MCP / MVP certification
  • Experience in the delivery of Microsoft EM+S services including Identity and data protection services
  • Hands-on experience of installing and configuring voice and video solutions across Microsoft Skype for Business and Teams
  • Knowledge & experience of the core Microsoft Office 365 Security Workloads
  • Experience of Cloud Migrations from VMware/Hyper V to Azure

Key Behavioural Criteria:            

  • Excellent client facing skills are essential as you will be a public face to our client’s customers
  • Personal drive, initiative, team working, flexibility, communication, resilience
  • Passionate about providing excellence in technical and business solutions
  • Able to multi-task and work under pressure to ensure deliverables are achieved within agreed time-scales across multiple internal and external stakeholders
  • Good time management skills
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert with strong trong ability to transfer skills and knowledge to customers and colleagues.
  • Good working relationship with Microsoft Sales and Technical Specialists is an advantage.

 Microsoft Solution Consultant
London & South East - Remote Working 
Salaries to £90k 

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