Senior Infrastructure Consultant

Senior Infrastructure Consultant

Senior Consultant required with expertise in large scale Exchange to Office 365 migrations. Home based position with travel across UK&I required. Can be based anywhere in the UK.

Job Description

Senior Consultant - Microsoft Technologies
Home based with travel (must have willingness to travel across UK and Ireland.
Up to £75,000 base + annual bonus & benefits.

Company Overview
A long established leading supplier of IT solutions and managed services is seeking a Senior Consultant to address a growing number of customer engagements in regards to Microsoft products.
This role requires both significant customer engagement in order to design, deliver and support high quality cloud solutions using public or hybrid cloud technology.
Along with excellent people skills, the post requires excellent knowledge of cloud technologies derived from the execution of production grade cloud projects. Since cloud technologies are constantly evolving, it's crucial that the successful applicant is willing to keep up to date with the latest industry developments on an ongoing basis and share such knowledge both internally and externally, with our customers and in supporting our activities within local technology communities.
This post will require an individual who is willing and able to work independently equally well as within a team. Whilst support is always available, roles at this level are typically lightly managed and the ability for the successful candidate to use their own initiative is key.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

" Increase customer satisfaction by delivering high-quality consulting services on time and on budget.
" Work with our technical architects to implement and deploy leading edge technologies to our customer base.
" Identify opportunities to develop solutions for our customers.
" Assist in the delivery of successful leading edge proof of concept and early adopter projects.
" Proactively transfer product skills and knowledge to customers as part of the project engagement process.
" Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills with an ability to relate to non technical audiences.
" Ability to address customer business requirements with effective solutions.
" Ability to effectively estimate the effort required to deliver results and to correctly set customer expectations.

Skills and qualities required:
Experience and Knowledge:
" Experts experience of Office 365 / Exchange
" Large user migrations (Multi-thousand users)
" Knowledge of Microsoft Lync / Skype for Business
" Knowledge of Azure
" Windows Server and Windows Operating Systems
" Active Directory experience

Education and Qualifications, one or more of the following:
" Microsoft qualifications, MCSE or higher

Interpersonal Skills:
" Ability to work in a fast paced environment and to work to meet targets.
" Excellent customer facing and telephone skills.
" Effective communications and interpersonal skills including the ability to write clear and concise documentation.
" Good decision making and problem solving skills.
" Ability to identify, develop and implement innovative and flexible approaches to support delivery.
" A high level of self-motivation together with a willingness to learn new skills.
" A flexible approach to the job.
" Can demonstrate exceptional levels of customer service and care.
" Strong time management and coordination skills.
" Willing to travel for work purposes
" A full driving licence - preferably clean

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Aaron Lofthouse

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I specialise in virtualisation and storage recruitment. I’m constantly speaking to candidates working for some of the industry’s biggest and most interesting players. I secure new opportunities for engineers, consultants and architects. This includes pre and post sales delivery, as well as end users.

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