Microsoft Security Consultant

Microsoft Security Consultant

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 and 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

Microsoft Intune

Advanced Threat Analytics

Qualifications

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

Azure security

Securing Windows Servers and Clients

Additionally, candidates should demonstrate knowledge, experience and ideally hold certifications in the following areas:

CISSP

CompTIA Security+

Microsoft Office365 exams 70-346, 70-347

Microsoft Azure exams 70-532, 70-533

MCSE/MCSA

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.

Requisition ID - 45562

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.


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