Cloud Solutions Specialist Azure / M365
|Published||March 11, 2023|
Location: Meppershall, Bedfordshire
Contract Type: Full time, Permanent
About the Role
In the role of Cloud Solutions Specialist (M365 Intune/Azure) you'll provide input and support to the sales and commercial teams to engage with our customers to understand and help shape the solution to meet the defined requirements and desired business outcomes, work individually or as part of a team on project related implementation, migration, and transitions and to help support ongoing optimisation of non-complex services.
You'll embrace the adoption of Microsoft Framework related to M365/Azure to drive efficiency, governance, and standardisation of repeatable solutions and be comfortable helping and supporting colleagues via knowledge sharing. You will also take personal responsibility for the development of skills to ensure these remain up to date and relevant.
This role is based at our modern relaxed offices in Meppershall, Bedfordshire where there is unlimited Starbucks coffee to keep your fuelled, fruit to ensure you get your five a day, the best tech to ensure and flexibility to split your time between the office and home.
What you will need to bring
When you join Team Centrality, you will be rewarded with the opportunity to work with a team of likeminded individuals who enjoy working with a diverse range of customers. We value an individual's contribution their opinions and feedback and have a commitment to equality, inclusion, and diversity.
Key attributes we look for in our team:
High levels of integrity, doing what they say they will do
Professionalism and passion for customer excellence
Thirst and personal commitment for continual learning
Ability to develop positive relationships, and seek feedback to improve
Pride in delivering positive outcomes
Interest to want to work with the latest Microsoft Technologies
You'll need to have the following qualifications, skills, and experience for this role:
SME knowledge level and practical skills primarily related to Endpoint Management aspects of M365 including Intune (MAM, MEM, MDM), Autopilot, Conditional Access, Cloud App Security, Threat Protection, Defender, Information Protection and compliance and Security.
Solid understanding of Azure Administration task or prepared to gain that knowledge.
Experience at communicating and presenting to customers at all levels.
Ideally some hands-on knowledge and experience with PowerShell and creating PowerShell scripts.
Solid understanding of the Microsoft ecosystem, and related technology/solution concepts including Azure Sentinel
Experienced in implementing Cloud solutions using structured methodologies.
Able to interpret complex designs and architectures and work with technical instruction Advanced troubleshooting and problem skills following methodical approach.
Certified or actively working towards Microsoft Certifications: AZ-104, MD-101, MS-101, AZ-140, MS-500 (The following Microsoft Certification would be beneficial MD-100, AZ-500)
Strong understanding of related technologies including Microsoft Windows 10/11, Autopilot, Intune/Microsoft Endpoint Manager, AppLocker and/or Windows Defender Application Control
What Centrality can offer you in return
At Centrality you will enjoy fast-paced, challenging and stimulating work within small agile teams. Everyone gets involved in team-based projects and we strive to make everyone feel an important part of Centrality and for them to feel empowered to make a difference.
We are committed to providing a range of comprehensive benefits to reward our team for the high quality of work they deliver, and ensure you have the tools and resources to be successful.
Our employee rewards include:
25 days holiday as year increasing to 30 with service
Company bonus scheme
Commitment and sponsorship for technical and professional development
Employee Assistance, Westfield Health Cash, free yearly flu vaccination vouchers
Flexible working dependent upon on the role
Company parties and team social nights out to celebrate our success as a team
Free onsite refreshments, snacks, and a tuck shop
Monthly pizza, just eat vouchers
Support for charity/volunteering
Endless Starbucks coffee and fruit
Your personal development is important to us, so much so we offer you up to 10 training days per year to invest in your ongoing development, aligned to your current or future role with us
Founded in 1996, Centrality has prided itself in growing through reputation, service excellence and commitment to delivering precisely the solutions its clients needed rather than selling technology just for technology's sake.
Our growing team are at the core of delivering this strategy; talented IT professionals that care passionately about our customers. Our commitment to our people is core to our DNA to ensure they have the learning and development time, to deepen and broaden their skills so that they remain relevant in an ever-changing technology landscape and grow.
Our honest, friendly approach with customers, coupled with deep technical expertise ensures we deliver real business results through teamwork and partnership. We pride ourselves upon forming long term partnerships with our customers, providing the expertise to unlock their potential through the design, implementation, and support of the right technology. Our customer base has steadily grown over the years through the referral of the service we deliver.
Centrality at its heart is a people company who provide services and expertise to our customers, to help them leverage Microsoft technology to solve business challenges. Therefore, we recruit with cultural fit and values in mind. We expect individuals to be able to uphold our core values, of having a strong work ethic, focus on service excellence, a passion to collaborate with colleagues and customers, take personal accountability for their ongoing learning, who are well organised and able to deliver results. We operate a flat organisation structure were there are no boundaries, and staff are encouraged to work with colleagues at all levels.
If this sounds like you, please click on the link to apply and send us a copy of your most recent CV, and we'll be in touch.
All employees who work for Centrality are asked to apply for a basic criminal records (DBS) check when they are offered a role with us, as some of our clients require this as part of our contractual obligations. If you'd like to see a copy of our Employment of Ex-Offenders Policy, please let us know.
Note to Recruitment Agencies
We are proud of our fantastic people team who work hard to find candidates that have the right skills, experience, culture fit, growth mindset, who align to our HEART values and we don't accept CV's from agencies who aren't on our preferred suppliers list.
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Benefits: Centrality Standard Benefits
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