Microsoft Collaboration & Intelligence Consultant

Leading global Microsoft Practice are now seeking a talented Microsoft Consultant to join our Collaboration and Intelligence team on a permanent basis. Microsoft Collaboration & Intelligence Consultant Location: Home based Modality Systems is an award-winning technology company specializing in Microsoft Unified Communications & Collaboration technologies and is part of the GCI Group. We have successfully delivered advanced solutions and desired business outcomes to a broad portfolio of clients. Modality Systems' strengths lie in its market leading technical expertise alloyed with its deep understanding of the business and commercial impact of projects based primarily on the Office 365, Microsoft 365 and Azure suite of products, the pitfalls and how to drive business and user adoption and organisational change. As part of its continued growth, Modality Systems is seeking to strengthen its team through the recruitment of an experienced and skilled Microsoft Collaboration & Intelligence Consultant. About the role Modality Systems considers itself the best and brightest in the Communications and Collaboration industry and we're always looking for exceptional candidates to join our industry leading, award winning organisation. Modality Systems offers consultants the opportunity to be at the very cutting edge of Microsoft technology with the ability to influence our internal solutions, products and services. This is through our extensive involvement with Microsoft, our inhouse software and development department that forms a wider solutions team with an opportunity to work directly with our influential customers. For this role as an Engineering Consultant or Consultant within Modality's Collaboration and Intelligence (CI) team, you will be working within a developed but small team of consultants that focuses on our CI offerings comprising software, professional services and data. This also provides an opportunity to shape our in-house solutions, products and services built for Teams, M365 and Skype for Business. This includes the full delivery and service lifecycle (Deploy & Operate, Support and Consult), with a primary focus on the Consult phase. The primary responsibility of this role being to provide technical expertise throughout a variety of activities to ensure solution delivery and customer success. Our Consultants have the opportunity to work with a wide array of customers, across multiple sectors and engage across various stakeholders. This role allows primarily for working from home, UK hours and on occasions the need to cover outside of business hours for our global customer base. Flexible working is highly supported as we seek to ensure that employees enjoy a balanced life. Technical Skills and Experience Required Experience of Teams, M365 or SfB Microsoft UC platforms Stack awareness of Unified Communications, 3rd Party products and tooling Understanding of networking, windows, application and services Knowledge of broader Data and Analytics including SQL & Power BI Reporting desirable but not essential An understanding of Azure Fundamentals, Deploy ARM, Subscriptions or API advantageous Previous deployment and support experience, tackling issues and a can-do attitude Maintaining documentation, adopt best practises, gap analysis and efficiencies Identifying and supporting areas for transition to our managed services and monitoring department Ability to lead workshops and present Analytical, insightful with the ability to communicate effectively, holding an audience and forming key relationships The ability to work as part of a team of developers, product owners and consultants in supporting the wider team, function and business objectives. Qualifications (Desirable) Microsoft 365 Certified Fundamentals Microsoft Certified Power Platform Fundamentals Microsoft Certified BI Reporting Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals Microsoft 365 Certified: Teamwork Administrator Associate or equivalent What we'd like from you To deliver the best for our customers, the people in Modality Systems also need to be the best. Therefore, we look for colleagues who demonstrate dedication and passion to a shared goal, who work well with others and who genuinely love what they do. A willingness to learn and quickly adapt is a must, as well as the drive to succeed. We're looking for people who have/are: Analytical and insightful - always evaluating and assessing to form the correct narrative Strong verbal and presentation skills - must be able to articulate the value of a solution or product at multiple levels from C-level executives to IT Helpdesk Strong written communication skills for planning and project documentation Mature and presentable Strong organisational and time management skills The ability to work as part of a team across time zones and to share information and lessons learned with the wider technical team at Modality, as well as the ability to be self-sufficient when required Customer centric is a must, being comfortable with customer interactions, follow-ups & assisting queries Why choose a career with Modality Systems? At Modality, we have several goals. We're a leading Microsoft Partner and want to keep expanding our product portfolio and customer base. But most importantly of all, we want to continue to provide the very best technological solutions to our customers in order to help them achieve digital transformation. And underpinning this is more than 500 talented professionals whose hard work is recognised and rewarded accordingly. Modality recognise the importance in creating an environment that supports personal development to enable individuals to reach their full potential. With so many varied roles across the company and excellent training and development programmes available, at Modality the opportunities for growth are endless. If you think you have what it takes to become part of the Modality team, then don't hesitate to apply now A note for agencies Modality Systems have a world-class, in-house Recruitment Team who work hard to successfully find the very best candidates. Therefore, unfortunately we cannot accept any agency submissions for any of our roles. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/90681989

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