Infrastructure Consultant - Exchange

Infrastructure and Exchange Consultant

Think that Microsoft can do awe-inspiring things? So do we.

• Are you looking to join the provider of ground breaking digital and cloud services?
• Can you demonstrate solid experience with Exchange?

We are currently hiring for a Microsoft Exchange Consultant to join our ever-growing infrastructure consulting team. Travel across the UK is a regular part of this role, but your office location will either be Newcastle or Manchester.

About the role:
This is a client-facing role offering you exposure to some of the largest and most cutting-edge projects. You will design, implement and deploy enterprise technology architecture for our clients. As an Exchange SME, you will play a leading role in solutioning and designing Exchange environments within large-scale workplace transformation and deployment projects for our customers globally.

Your skills as as Exchange Consultant:
As an experienced consultant yourself, you understand the importance of being flexible and agile in your approach and adapt to changing requirements, schedules and priorities. You are familiar with the challenges around Exchange and you will be creative in finding solutions to these challenges using the dynamic tools at your disposal.

Your experience as a Microsoft Exchange Subject Matter Expert:
Deep knowledge of implementing and administering Microsoft Exchange products including (but not limited to) Exchange (2003-2016), Exchange Online, Messaging clients as well as PowerShell scripting and Active Directory (deployment migration and administration).

We have positive relationships with key providers within the Messaging arena whose expertise compliment what we are able to offer. Therefore, we would be looking for experience in one of the following:
• BinaryTree migration tools;
• Quest migration tools;
• Symantec archiving, compliance and security tools.

In addition to the technical knowledge and project delivery experience, you will come from a consulting background with good customer-facing skills, have experience of producing high quality written deliverables (Word documents, PowerPoint presentations), be a great teammate actively contributing to providing insight. You are willing to travel within the UK and less frequently internationally.

What we offer:
This is a superb opportunity to be in a rewarding role offering you ongoing training. Avanade pays for all Microsoft certifications and recognises your dedication by offering you a strong career path. You will have exposure to work on complex but exciting projects, using variety of Microsoft stack technologies.
• We are encouraging our employees to cross-train and develop their skills around different Microsoft technologies
• We are looking for people with a real passion, dynamic approach and enthusiasm for technology!
• You'll have ample opportunities for career growth and personal development, including professional technology training and management training

Avanade® is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate applicants without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.

About Avanade
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 36,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at

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