Career opportunity - Cloud Architect

Senior Cloud Solutions Architect

Reporting directly to the Technology Solutions Manager this position encompasses the delivery of network projects and support services for all contracted and non-contracted network clients. The ideal candidate will have exceptional understanding of all portfolio solutions, services and all-round technical knowledge whilst maintaining high levels of customer service and communication. As this is a technical position, having a good technical knowledge of a range of business infrastructure and networks is paramount.

Utilize is passionate about technology and has a clear and concise vision – to become the largest and most influential technology partner for small to medium sized businesses in the South East. We are on key vendor Partner Advisory Councils and have a direct influence over emerging technology trends, regularly attending councils and conferences across the globe (Microsoft, HPE, VMWare, Sophos, Sage, SonicWALL and Gamma to name a few). If you are passionate about people and technology and are keen to be challenged, please read on.

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The role:

  • Implementation and delivery of Cloud and Network projects to contracted and non- contracted customers (major)
  • Recommendations of relevant new technical procedures to Technology Solutions Manager
  • Direct and in-direct pre-sales assistance to sales team in solution design and delivery (EG major surveys and reports)
  • Technical escalation points of contact for more junior engineers and support staff
  • Eligible for delivery of out of hours network support services to contracted 24/7 customers, when required, on a rota basis (opt in)
  • Delivery of network support services to contracted and non-contracted customers (where required)
  • Ensuring all SLA obligations are met in delivery of above services (where required)

To be successful you will:

  • Possess a full UK Driving Licence
  • Have a minimum of 3 years in delivering cloud projects
  • Be experienced in Azure and Microsoft 365
  • Be qualified to Degree and/or A-Level standard in IT or related subjects
  • Be independent, organised and self-motivated
  • Be analytical, results and detail orientated
  • Need to be a UK resident

The opportunity:

  • To be part of a successful business dedicated to delivering a first-class experience to our clients and employees
  • To become a valued member of a friendly supportive and dynamic team
  • Fantastic career progression and training
  • Multiple “team outings” a year
  • Up to 30 days Holiday (based on Length of Service) + bank holidays per annum
  • Dedicated 10 personal development days per annum
  • Allocated 2 Community days per annum to give back to the local community
  • Private healthcare package, from the start of your employment
  • Death in Service benefit, from the start of your employment
  • Competitive remuneration package

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