£550 per day
Contract Spy Cardiff, UK
Nov 19, 2019Duration not stated
RedCortex are a Microsoft Partner Cloud Transformation Consultancy at the bleeding edge of Microsoft solutions for cloud technology. We have a large and increasing portfolio of private and public sector clients. Based on-site in Cardiff, with some travel required. As a Solutions Architect you will be responsible for providing technological consultancy services to a range of clients. You will be responsible for end to end project work for Microsoft cloud services, including Microsoft Azure and Office365 technologies. As many of our customers are migrating services from existing on-premise data centres you should be familiar with traditional services such as Windows Server, virtualisation platforms, storage and networking concepts. You should have a strong understanding of Azure cloud design and deployment of complex cloud-based solutions. You will have demonstrable experience of cloud architectures and defining cloud strategies for customers. We work with many customers in UK Government and experience of defining solutions based on National Cyber Security Centre guidance would be preferable. You should be SC cleared or be prepared to undertake SC clearance. Specific Role and Responsibilities Production of supporting business cases for customers wishing to utilise cloud solutions; End-to-end project responsibility from initial design, implementation and through to supporting customers post implementation; Production of supporting design and support documents as required; Client site visits for initial technical scoping and technical workshops as required; Define solutions based on best practice to drive adoption of services; Technical escalation point for customers; and Creation and development of technical roadmaps. Skills (Mandatory) Microsoft Azure; Azure Active Directory experience; Microsoft Office 365; Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 and later; Knowledge of network technologies, including LAN, WAN and SD-WAN technologies; Knowledge of firewall and security technologies such as content filtering and application gateways; and Previous experience in consultancy role. Skills (Desirable) PowerShell scripting and use of Microsoft ARM templates; Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security experience including Conditional Access; Windows 10; Windows Virtual Desktop/VDI; Virtualisation – Hyper-V/VMWare; and Understanding of network security including PKI and encryption services. Desirable Qualifications Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert If you believe that you have the required skills for this position, and would like to work with this exciting team, please submit your CV for consideration.