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Technical Consultant
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Recruiter: CloudDirect
Listed on: 3rd January
Location: London
Salary/Rate: Up to £70,000
Salary Notes: Up to £70,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: TJ7893324_expired
Contact Name: Cloud Direct

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Cloud Direct
We’re a bright, capable bunch focussed on helping ambitious companies move to the cloud easily and safely. We’re a Microsoft gold cloud solutions provider (CSP), driving high growth around Azure and Office 365.

Fast moving and entrepreneurial, we’re recruiting ambitious people committed to excellence and personal growth along with the business.

Today, there are about 200 of us across Bath, Bracknell, London and Cape Town, with more exciting growth plans in the pipeline. We help our people dig deep to make the most out of their careers with Cloud Direct - we believe "more is in you…"

With great financial and lifestyle benefits, we also have a 'fun fund’ and regular sporty, foody and social occasions.

We recognise that our people drive and inspire the business - two reasons why we’re Investors in People - Gold.

Purpose
As a Technical Consultant you will work in partnership with our clients, advising them how to use information technology in order to meet their business objectives or overcome problems. You will work to improve the structure and efficiency of IT systems in various organisations.

Responsibilities
                                        Meeting with clients to determine requirements
                                        Working with clients to define the scope of a project
                                        Planning timescales and the resources needed
                                        Clarifying a client's system specifications, understanding their work practices and the nature of their business
                                        Travelling to customer sites
                                        Liaising with staff at all levels of a client organisation
                                        Defining software, hardware and network requirements
                                        Analysing IT requirements within companies and giving independent and objective advice on the use of IT
                                        Developing agreed solutions and implementing new systems
                                        Presenting solutions in written or oral reports
                                        Helping clients with change-management activities
                                        Designing, testing, installing and monitoring new systems
                                        Preparing documentation and presenting progress reports to customers

Essential Knowledge and Skills Required:
                                        Azure IaasS/PaaS/SaaS
                                        Azure networking (Virtual networks, Subnets, VPNs, Network Security Groups)
                                        High availability, Load Balancing, Application Gateways
                                        Cloud identity, Azure AD Connect
                                        AD/DNS/GPO/DFS
                                        Exchange 2010/2013/2016 and Exchange Online
                                        Failover Cluster, DAG and AOAG
                                        iSCSI and Fibre storage
                                        Remote Desktop Services
                                        SQL Server
                                        VMWare /Hyper-V
                                        Windows 2008/2012/2016
                                        Azure Site Recovery

Desirable Knowledge and Skills Required:
                                        ADFS
                                        Cisco ASA firewall
                                        Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop
                                        Linux (various distributions, particularly CentOS)
                                        MySQL
                                        SharePoint/Sharepoint Online
                                        Squid Proxy
                                        Switches (Cisco/HP/Dell)

What do we offer you?
                                        Pension contribution
                                        Health care cash plan
                                        Life Assurance/Critical Illness/Income Protection
                                        Birthday lunches
                                        Fun Fund
                                        Many more...

This is the perfect opportunity for ambitious individuals to develop their technical careers with a leading company in the transformational cloud computing industry.