M365 Architect

London, Greater London, South East, England

Posted:46d ago
Location:London, Greater London, South East, England
Job Ref:BH-41816-3
Salary:£650 - £750 per day
Expiry date:3/4/2024
M365 Architect
London - hybrid working
Contract - Inside IR35
£650-£750 per day

Join this financial services client as an experienced Microsoft 365 Architect to join play a key role in designing, implementing, and optimizing Microsoft 365 solutions to meet their business objectives.

You'll be responsible for:

  1. Solution Design:
    • Develop comprehensive plans and designs for Microsoft 365 implementations based on organizational requirements.
    • Work closely with stakeholders to understand business needs and translate them into effective Microsoft 365 solutions.
  2. Migration and Integration:
    • Assist in the migration of existing systems and data to Microsoft 365, ensuring a seamless transition.
    • Integrate Microsoft 365 services with other on-premises or cloud-based systems within the organization.
  3. Automation and Scripting:
    • Write scripts to automate routine administrative tasks, improving efficiency and consistency.
    • Customize and extend the functionality of Microsoft 365 services through scripting.
  4. Security and Compliance:
    • Implement security measures and ensure compliance with regulatory standards for Microsoft 365 environments.
    • Develop and enforce security configurations consistently across the organization.
  5. Collaboration Solutions:
    • Design and implement collaboration solutions using Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, and other relevant tools.
    • Optimize collaboration platforms to enhance team productivity and communication.
  6. Identity and Access Management:
    • Implement and manage identity solutions using Azure Active Directory, including authentication and access control.
    • Ensure secure and efficient user provisioning and de-provisioning processes.
  7. Optimization:
    • Continuously review and optimize the Microsoft 365 environment for performance, cost-effectiveness, and scalability.
    • Stay updated on the latest features and updates from Microsoft to leverage new capabilities.

  • Proven experience as a Microsoft 365 Architect or similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft 365 services, including Office 365, Exchange Online, SharePoint, Teams, and Azure Active Directory.
  • Strong scripting skills, particularly in PowerShell, for automation and customization.
  • Experience with migration projects and integrating Microsoft 365 with other systems.
  • Knowledge of security best practices and the ability to implement them in Microsoft 365 environments.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Relevant certifications, such as Microsoft Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert, are a plus.
This is a contract role which falls inside IR35, London based hybrid where you'll be expected to work 2-3 days per week in their central London office with a rate range of £650 to £750 per day but this is negotiable.

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