Technical Design Authority

Type of role: full time permanent

Location: London

Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-17:30

Holidays: 25 days

Overall purpose of the job:

Act as the technical lead, responsible for the architecture, presentation and delivery of large and small IT consulting projects or programmes, relating to cloud and service transformation, primarily with a Microsoft and VMWare focus

Operate with an overall awareness of business solutions, and identify efficiencies to increase commercial profitability

Work with Service Management and Project Management in order to manage continual service improvement and delivery

Key responsibilities for this job:

  • Gathering of architecture, design, and presentation of solutions to meet customer requirements
  • Ensure deployment and service objectives are met whilst maintaining a high level of prospect/customer satisfaction
  • Definition of work packages for the Professional Services or Managed Services teams to deploy.
  • Work with Project Management to own project reporting, delivery planning, checkpoint meetings (including conference calls and workshops) and to oversee project implementations.
  • Act as technical point of contact for prospects, customers, and the sales teams on Cloud Migration and Transformation projects and Microsoft technologies.
  • Provide follow-up support in disseminating technical information to the business on specific applications
  • Provide subject matter expertise to both technical solutions and delivery teams
  • Support in the development and scoping of new service opportunities
  • Produce high and low-level design documentation in preparation of deploying the solution
  • Validate pre-sales designs through due-diligence activities to enable final solution validation
  • Continuously update your knowledge with regards to key cloud and virtualisation technologies
  • Present Exponential-e products and technical proposals to potential customers and design value driven architectures

Knowledge and experience required:

  • Extensive consulting skills across Microsoft Cloud and Hybrid Technology, particularly Office 365 and Azure IAAS, including experience of most of the following:
    • Exchange Online Hybrid migrations
    • OneDrive for Business
    • MS Teams
    • Skype for Business Online
    • EMS
    • SharePoint
    • Azure IAAS migrations
    • ARM template deployments
    • Azure Site Recovery
  • Strong consulting skills across traditional core infrastructure technology, including most of the following:
    • Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Certificate Services and other core workloads
    • VMWare Products
    • CITRIX
    • Exchange
    • ADFS
    • SQL (including Always On Clustering)
    • SCCM
    • RDS
    • Hyper-V
    • Skype for Business/Lync
  • Experience configuring and deploying both Public and Private Cloud solutions, with a focus on migrations.
  • Extensive experience implementing and adhering to the ITIL v3 Framework
  • Strong organisation and planning skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and a strong ability to prioritise efficiently
  • Solid understanding of networking, UC & Voice and Data Centre technologies
  • Highly adaptable and proactive and able to multi-task and able to work well under pressure
  • Efficiently communicate both verbally and in written form
  • Able to work with and manage delivery partners in diverse project teams

Desirable knowledge and experience:

  • Relevant, high-level accreditations with Microsoft and VMWare
  • Experience designing, implementing and supporting cloud infrastructure
  • Experience of delivering large or complex projects/transformation projects
  • Experience of VMware, Mimecast, CensorNet, Commvault, SafeNet/Mobilepass
  • Business continuity concepts and applications
  • Comprehensive knowledge of quality assurance principles, methods, design, testing and implementation

Mission Statement

"Achieve the status whereby Exponential-e 3.0 is formally acknowledged among our peers, competitors and clients as the most advanced and innovative business technology enabler in The World. A World-class company..."

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