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Technical Lead- Microsoft Platforms

Job Title: Technical Lead- Microsoft Platforms
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: Competitive Day Rate
Reference: BBBH54746_1502698702
Contact Name: Cameron De Souza
Contact Email: c.desouza@parity.net
Job Published: August 14, 2017 09:18

Job Description

Technical Lead - Microsoft Platforms

3 Months initial Contract


One of our public sector clients are looking to recruit a Microsoft platform specialist to join the ICT Services team.

This varied role will lead in the development and delivery of strategic priorities and project work in a number of key areas working with Technical leads, Solutions Architects and Project Managers. These include:

  • Investigation, analysis and exploitation of new and emerging technologies.
  • Solution design and implementation as part of the Project Lifecycle.
  • Service development lifecycle and embedding good practice in both technical and non-technical settings.
  • Policy review, development and implementation.

Role Summary

This varied role is responsible for supporting the delivery of critical upgrade and refresh activity as well as evaluating new and emerging Microsoft technologies and subsequent adoption. In addition the role will also cover a variety of small project work for a variety of business requirements, providing Technical Solution design and implementation as part of delivering both small and major Projects

Successful candidate must have:-

  • A willingness to learn and to develop new skills in this fast moving and demanding role.
  • A strong Microsoft background and require wide experience and a thorough understanding of Microsoft products and technologies with extensive experience in a mix of the following areas
    • MS SharePoint 2010/SharePoint 2013 Collaboration,
    • MS Exchange 2010 or above
    • MS SQL Server 2012 or above
    • MS Windows Server 2008 or above including Active Directory
    • MS Skype for Business / Lync 2013
    • MS Windows Desktop, Application delivery using MS SCCM 2012
    • Server Virtualisation using VMWare v5 & above
    • MS EMS
    • Security

  • Ability to develop core processes, standards and documentation, working as part of a successful team whilst maintaining the highest standards of service.
  • Ability to manage a workload with many competing priorities.

Please only apply if you have the experience required

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