Our mission is to be the world’s favourite place to buy cloud products. We are a fast-growing, dynamic, and high-energy organization with a start-up feel, allowing you to make a meaningful impact on the business. Culture is important to us, and at Pax8, it’s business, and it IS personal. We are passionate, creative, and unconventional. We work hard, keep it fun, and expect the best! We Elev8 each other. We Advoc8 for our partners. We Innov8 continuously. We Celebr8 life.
Solutions Architect – Microsoft O365 Modern Workplace
Plus Benefits + Progression
The Solutions Architect Opportunity:
It's an exciting time to join the business as a Solutions Architect for Microsoft's Modern Workplace. As the in-house O365 specialist you'll be located within amazing offices in Farnborough providing solutions and pre-sales consultancy to an exciting range of clients across our newly combined entities of Wirehive and Pax8.
For the kinds of workplace transformation projects you'll be working on for both Wirehive and Pax8 referred clients, have a look at one of our case studies here.
We're really looking for someone who LOVES co-creating solutions with customers, is commercially aware and can skilfully blend Microsoft tooling while being focused on delivering real time to value. You'll be comfortable being the tech translating front face of our business with your great customer facing skills. You'll be working in an agile environment and you'll have an ability to execute High Level and Low Level Designs using Visio to produce quality Schemes of Work (SOWs). You'll also have a healthy discipline for documentation so our delivery team can follow your thinking.
You'll be ideal for us if you:
+ Are within easy reach of our Farnborough office
+ Have 3+ years cloud migration design experience in sub 1,000 seat environments
+ Have customer facing MSP experience or act as the Technical lead in a shared service function
+ Already tinker in your home-lab where you love to build, learn and study
Have experience designing and deploying solutions including:
+ Microsoft 365
+ Exchange Online
+ SharePoint Online
Have a solid understanding of:
+ Windows Server environments (2008 R2+)
+ Active Directory (Sites/Services, Users/Computers)
+ Hyper-V and VMWare hypervisor technology
+ Networking, DHCP, DNS, etc.
Plus it would be beneficial to have knowledge or experience of:
+ Microsoft Azure
+ Dynamics CRM
Salary & Benefits:
+ 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
+ In office, remote and flexible working with core hours of 10-4pm
+ Time for training and personal development
+ Tech set up to support great home and in-office working
+ Private healthcare with dental
+ Free eye tests
+ Workplace pension scheme
+ Regular?company and team socials
In-Office Environment – When we're free of Covid!
+ Amazing Offices with natural light
+ Dedicated desk with laptop dock and two monitors
+ Free on-site Parking
+ Shuttle bus from Main station
+ Access to on-site gym
+ On-site shower
+ Barista grade coffee machine
+ Access to subsidised canteen
+ Fully stocked drinks fridge
What’s in it for you?
There’s plenty of scope for a talented individual to progress quickly in this opportunity to Principal Consultant or to other internal options as we grow and expand. We have our very own internal academy for personal development plus access to extensive "born in the cloud" mentors available for your growth. In our business we have self-developed and home grown "octo" people accustomed to hands-on hardware asset trading, to programmers working on everyday O365 & VMware functions, right the way through to individuals with space data backgrounds working on blockchain initiatives. With 39% mobility within our organisation we’ll provide the opportunity stretch and projects to help you thrive and see exactly what you need to achieve to get to the next level. You might even get to exchange work location one day with your colleagues in Denver, USA but even if you can't travel right now we guarantee you'll still have fun!
Pax8 and Wirehive are an equal opportunities employer and welcome individuals who are in possession of the appropriate requirements to work within the UK. Offered individuals will be asked to undertake identity, security compliance and reference checks. Your privacy is important to us. Your data will be held in accordance with GDPR best practices and processed only in accordance with our recruiting processes.
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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.