Office 365 Engineer

Locations: Remote

To Apply: Send resume to careers@thrivenetworks.com

About Us 

Thrive is an innovative technology solutions provider focused on Cyber Security, Hybrid Cloud, Global Network Management, Disaster Recovery and traditional Managed Services. Our corporate culture, engineering talent, customer-centric approach, and focus upon NextGen services help us stand out among our peers. Thrive is on the look-out for individuals who don’t view their weekdays spent at ‘a job’ but rather look to develop valuable skills that ignite their passion and lead to a CAREER. If you’re attracted to a work hard, play hard environment and seek the guidance, training and experience necessary to build a lucrative career, then welcome to THRIVE!

We are seeking an O365 Engineer who will work directly with the Senior O365 Engineer and be responsible for the delivery of project assignments, including the analysis, design and architecture, deployment and support of the Microsoft Office 365 platform.

Responsibilities Include

  • Lead the delivery of projects and solutions to completion in a team environment while demonstrating a consultative personality, leadership mindset, and collaborative communication style
  • Work with solution teams to develop offerings and assist as a solutions architect for new business opportunities and proposals. You will develop architectures and provide guidance across The Microsoft Platform.
  • Demonstrate your consultative capabilities by providing value added information to clients for connecting technology and business value in the solutions that you develop. You will be an O365 evangelist responsible for educating clients on the benefits of using the O365 platform.
  • Participate and lead architectural discussions with clients as you build new cloud solutions and help customers migrate applications and services to the O365 platform.
  • Possess a strong background in Enterprise-level architecture design and engineering
  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned.

Requirements

Four-year degree (or work experience equivalent) and 2+ years of experience with a proven advanced skill-set and enterprise experience across various Microsoft and related technologies, to include architecture experience in O365.  This includes proven design, planning and implementation with O365.  Additionally, hands on migration / deployment experience in the O365 environment is required.

  • Ability to understand the business needs and propose a technology solution that addresses the associated requirements.
  • Proven ability to communicate at multiple levels of a mid-size to enterprise-level organization.
  • Ability to work equally as effective independently or in a team environment.
  • Assist sales and consulting team in driving new opportunities and educating clients on applicable technology solutions.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills 

Technical Qualifications

The ideal candidate will demonstrate skills and applicable experience in two or more of the following technical roles:

Management Services

  • Microsoft System Center Suite
  • Microsoft Intune

Unified Communications & Collaboration

  • Office 365: Exchange Online, Lync Online, OneDrive for Business
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
  • DirSync, Azure AD Sync, or Azure Connect
  • Exchange Server – 2007, 2010, or 2013
  • Lync Server – 2010 or 2013
  • Lync Server – Enterprise Voice Services
  • Skype for Business (S4B)
  • Cisco Unified Communications
  • Cisco Unified Communication Manager (CUCM/CCM)

Cloud

  • AWS – Amazon Web Services
  • Microsoft Azure
  • AD Connect / DirSync Services
  • VMWare vCloud Air
  • Citrix CloudPlatform

Virtualization

  • Microsoft Hyper-V
  • VMWare ESXi
  • Citrix XenServer
  • VDI (Microsoft or Citrix)

General Infrastructure Services

  • Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS)
  • Windows Server Roles
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
  • DirSync, Azure AD Sync, or Azure Connect
  • Windows Clustering
  • Active Directory Certificate Services (ADCS)
  • Direct Access
  • Remote Desktop Services
  • Forefront Identity Manager 2010
  • Microsoft Identity Manager 2015