Technology and business enablement advocate to advise the best practice methods in how to utilise IT to drive competitive advantage.
Provide expert guidance to customers, driving solution architecture, and ensuring solution strategy is optimally aligned with business strategy.
Ability to develop detailed project plans and work breakdown structures.
Ability to develop Architecture Specification deliverables that map customer business requirements to solution / technologies.
Create and implement a solution roadmap and select the right infrastructure and technology platform or product based on in-depth knowledge of one and broad knowledge of other technologies and / or alliance product landscape.
Able to independently complete solution implementation or application design deliverables.
Able to learn quickly, and keep pace with the rapid changes in the IT industry particularly in cloud and mobility
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
Highly motivated and results oriented
3+ years of experience in a Systems Integrator or within a large organisation (>
2000 users) implementing complex IT solutions
5+ years of customer interaction in a consultant, technical delivery or technical leadership role.
Must to be certified or working towards Microsoft Office 365 through 70-346 : Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements and 70-347 : Enabling Office 365 Services .
Expert knowledge in one and Advanced knowledge of at least two in the following technology areas
Cloud solutions (Public, Private, Hybrid)
Business Productivity (SharePoint, Skype for Business, OneDrive, SharePoint, Teams)
Exchange & Messaging Technologies
Network and Advanced Security in Office 365
Mobility and WAN
Desirable skills to have experience around the following :
Enterprise Mobility & Security (EM+S)
SCCM & Intune (OSD)
Skype for Business (Unified Communications & Enterprise Voice)
Will have experience from all phases of the development lifecycle and of formal approaches to development (Agile, MSF), project management (Prince II, PMP) and service management (ITIL).
Solid problem solving skills required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as strong business acumen.
Excellent presentation skills as you will be required to present to customers and at conferences.
Desirable Technical Skills & Certifications :
70-741 : Networking with Windows Server 2016
70-742 : Identity with Windows Server 2016
70-346 : Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements
70-347 : Enabling Office 365 Services
70-398 : Planning for and Managing Devices in the Enterprise
70-341 : Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
MCSA : Office 365
MCSE : Productivity
What we need to see from you
Contribute to the pre-sales activities of the business development team and provide accurate and risk aware input into the estimating and planning processes
Production of high quality technical documentation (High / Low Level Design Documents)
Own and manage knowledge sharing within a community (e.g. team, practice, or project).
Ensure team members support knowledge sharing and re-use requirements of project.
Must obtain and maintain vendor certifications.
Experience and desire to work in a technology consulting environment that requires regular (60%) travel