Microsoft EM&S Security Consultant
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Avanade UK is looking to hire a Microsoft Security Consultant for our UK Security Consulting practice.
About the role
Working on some of the largest and leading-edge projects, the role of the Microsoft Security Consultant is to be customer-facing and to play an active role in transforming our client's security on their Microsoft platforms through designing and implementing Microsoft Security technologies on-premise and in the cloud.
We are currently looking for candidates with deep technical skills and experience in designing and implementing Microsoft Enterprise Mobility and Security suite.
The role will involve delivering throughout the project lifecycle. Candidates should be comfortable with performing discovery, analysis, design, build, test and deployment of solutions. Candidates must be comfortable meeting with clients and leading workshops.
We require a technically capable candidate with a deep and proven understanding of Microsoft security technologies. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate expertise across the following areas:
Azure Identity Management
Azure AD Premium
Azure Information Protection/RMS
Advanced Threat Analytics
As a potential member of our growing Security Consulting practice the successful candidate must have a strong foundation across the Microsoft Security solution stack. Experience and subject matter expertise in at least three of the technologies listed below is preferred:
Active Directory Federation Services
Active Directory Domain Services
Active Directory Certificate Services
Azure AD Connect
Microsoft Identity Manager
Windows Server Operating Systems
Office 365 tenant security
Securing Windows Servers and Clients
Additionally, candidates should demonstrate knowledge, experience and ideally hold certifications in the following areas:
Microsoft Office365 exams 70-346, 70-347
Microsoft Azure exams 70-532, 70-533
To supplement the technical knowledge and project delivery experience, the successful candidate will come from a consulting background with good customer-facing skills, the ability to gather customer requirements and produce high quality written deliverables. Candidate should have strong analytical and problem-solving skills. As a consultant, you must be willing and able to travel extensively within the UK.
Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.