Cloud Technical Consultant

  • Job Reference: 94322
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2020
  • Employer: Serco Limited
  • Website: https://www.serco.com/careers
  • Location: Lancashire (M33), United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Duration: Undefined

Job Description

Serco provides a diverse range of public services to citizens on behalf of Local Authorities and central government, often with long-term partnerships spanning 30 years within Citizen Services. These range from the administration of major employment and health programmes, to managing major services in partnership with Local Authorities such as Leisure and Environmental Services.

Working as part of our Architecture Team we have a brand-new opportunity available for a Cloud Technical Consultant. This is a perm position, remote based position.

As an experienced technical specialist, you will have a specific focus on Microsoft Cloud solutions (Office365 / Azure).  You'll work on different sized projects, from inception to in-life and may support Architects with more complex design solutions. Reporting to the Solution Architect Lead and will be responsible for supporting technology change / project implementation across a variety of Microsoft / Wintel based solutions.

You'll have overall responsibility for the 2nd and 3rd line technical support and consultancy to internal and external customers and will design and delivery small to large scale infrastructure projects, managing the technical relationship with clients.

What you need to do the role:

Ideally you will have similar experience working within a similar role. We are keen to hear from candidates who have experience of design, configuration and implementing Microsoft Cloud Solutions covering both Microsoft Azure and Microsoft (Office) 365 and PowerShell (essential) / Bash (desirable) scripting.

Why Serco

Meaningful and vital work: the nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives.

A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.

Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.

What we offer:

  • Salary up to £50k per annum and up to 6% matched contributory pension scheme;
  • Serco discounts which include cinema, merlin entertainment and online shopping discounts, cycle to work scheme and discounts on mobile phone plans and leisure centre memberships;
  • We offer flexible/agile working environments and the chance to buy annual leave as part of the Annual Leave Purchase Scheme;
  • A company passionate about diversity and inclusion.

We have a mandate to deliver brilliantly. If you think this role would suit you, working in an exciting and challenging environment with like-minded individuals, please apply now and upload a copy of your CV and covering letter.

About Serco

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging. 

Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment. 

We're a Disability Confident employer and are committed to equal opportunities. If you have any additional queries, requirements or you need more time to apply, then please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.

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