Solution Architect Office 365
Position Overview :
The Solution Architect is responsible for the delivery of successful Microsoft 365 (M365) & Infrastructure projects for global clients.
The position will encompass leading projects of varying sizes. Assisting with pre-sales responsibilities as needed. Work closely with our Sales Teams to engage clients and deliver services.
The position will also deliver workshops to clients and serve as mentor to other team members.
Department Overview :
The Netrix Modern Data Center Team features a rich group of services that include :
Directory services and identity management : secure authentication and identity of users across applications and cloud solutions
Messaging migration : email platform migrations, including mergers and acquisitions
VMware and Hyper-V : Design, installation and support
Modern Data Center Technologies Include :
AD Connect : Password Hash Sync, Pass-through Authentication, ADFS, other Federation Providers
Microsoft 365 : Exchange Online, Azure AD, Defender for Office 365
Common duties include :
Design and implementation of large scale Microsoft 365 migrations
Ensure projects are delivered to customer satisfaction
Delivery of successful Tenant to Tenant migrations
Building expertise around new Microsoft 365 solutions
Maintain a billable utilization target
Lead workshops on Microsoft and other vendor solutions
Strong understanding of cloud computing technologies, emerging trends and related technology.
Able to articulate pros & cons of design / architecture decision across a wide spectrum of factors - e.g. latency, storage, startup / shutdown, network, end user experience, etc.
Exchange Server expertise a plus for M365 migrations
3rd party migration tools from Quest, BitTitan and AvePoint experience a plus
Microsoft FastTrack experience as an architect and deployment engineer is a plus
Provide subject matter expertise and support for SOW / proposals for Microsoft cloud solutions
Continue to work to improve best practices fo the engineering organization
Functional Skills Required :
Experience presenting solutions to IT and other stakeholders.
Ability to solve complex problems and present the problems and their resolution in a clear and concise fashion.
Communicate deadlines and set expectations
Microsoft 365 (Exchange Online) migration experience
VMware experience is a plus
Hyper-V experience is a plus
Veeam experience is a plus
Functional PowerShell skills
Additional general skills needed for success :
3-5 years of experience in a technical consulting role
Good business communication skills both verbal and written
Ability to work effectively on a team as well as independently with minimal oversight
Ability to present in front of clients and peers
Experience leading a team through complex migrations from design to execution
Ability and willingness to adapt to changing business conditions
Positive attitude and enthusiasm for the work
Conscientious with an internal and external customer centric mentality
Mentor other team members