Modern Workplace-M365 Infrastructure Engineer


Location: Atlanta, Georgia, Austin, Texas, Birmingham, Alabama, Charlotte, North Carolina, Dallas, Texas, Houston, Texas, Miami, Florida, Nashville, Tennessee, Orlando, Florida, Raleigh, North Carolina, Tampa, Florida, Washington, District of Columbia

Job Type: Full time


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Modern Workplace-Endpoint and Desktop Virtualization Infrastructure Engineer

About the role 

As a Modern Workplace Engineer, your focus is on communication and collaboration systems, and workplace services including desktop solutions, collaboration technologies, voice solutions and enablement of secure remote working environments.

Day-to-day, you will:

You will make upgrades, migrations and evergreen scenarios. Your primary focus is on Microsoft technologies and implementations in enterprise environments. Additionally, you apply your expertise in technical and consulting knowledge to advise clients on accurate governance to ensure stability, and to enable them to evolve their environments to support changing business requirements.

About you

You’re a natural communicator who wants to help our partners on their Modern Workplace journey. You will help improve employee mobility, efficiency, teamwork and security demonstrating your experience in Windows 10, Office 365 and ideally Microsoft’s Enterprise Mobility + Security (EM+S). Your interpersonal and communication skills help technical and non-technical clients engage with often complex information.

Your skill-set likely includes:

Microsoft365, Windows 10 (incl. WVD/VDI), Intune/SCCM, Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS), SharePoint, Teams, Skype for Business

Session initiation protocol, video conferencing systems, network assessment and troubleshooting, load balancing and virtualization

Microsoft/Office 365 Security - Azure ATP, DLP, AIP, Windows Defender ATP

Azure AD, Azure AD PIM

PowerShell and other scripting language

Up-to-date knowledge of Microsoft products

Ability to gain an understanding of customer process and issues, and communicate them back

Great teammate with strong verbal and written communication skills

Experience working with offshore teams to facilitate project work

Demonstrated excellence in communicating and presenting sophisticated information to technical and non-technical partners, both verbally and in written form

Proven experience on developing technical, business and operations aspects in requirements gathering, use-case scenarios and high-level architecture

 You likely possess:

A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or related field. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also suffice.

2-5 years of prior related work experience, preferably in a technology or consulting environment.

Avanade requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Avanade will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement on an individual basis.

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