Microsoft 365 Security Technical Lead


Neil Bryers

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Milton Keynes



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Job Title: Microsoft 365 Security Technical Lead

Location: Based From Home / Home Counties, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Basingstoke, Reading etc.

Salary: Up to £65k + Full Benefits Package including: Expenses, phone, laptop, certified training, PerkBox, Pension, Life Ass, PMI

Are you highly skilled in the design, implementation, documentation, training and post-sales support of Microsoft 365 Security Solutions, looking for your next exciting consultancy opportunity as a Technical Lead? To be successful in this role you will not only require technical skills but be an engaging, consultative and professional communicator in both written and verbal capacities.

Our client is a multi-award winning & multiple Microsoft Gold partner that operate on the cutting edge of emerging technology in IT Professional Services. Due to continued growth they are seeking consultants to join their professional services consulting practice as a Technical Lead, specialising in Microsoft 365 Security.

Required Experience & Certifications

As a Technical Lead, you should be a subject matter expert in the design and deployment of Microsoft 365 Security solutions that includes the following capabilities:

  • Azure Active Directory (incl. P2 features)
  • Azure Active Directory Connect
  • Microsoft Information Protection (incl. Scanner)
  • Microsoft Information Governance
  • Microsoft Intune / Autopilot (incl. comanagement)
  • Microsoft Cloud App Security
  • Microsoft Defender for Identity
  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Windows 10 Enterprise

Desirable Qualifications

In this role you will:

  • Act as technical authority and ‘evangelist’ for Microsoft 365 Security
  • Work alongside the strategy team, supporting the development of Microsoft 365 Security solutions and service strategy
  • Work alongside the architecture team to identify, develop and promote Microsoft 365 Security solutions within our customer base, owning the ongoing solutions portfolio
  • Technically manage the lifecycle of Microsoft 365 Security solutions
  • Provide a technical governance overlay for active projects
  • Provide technical mentoring to Technical Consultants and Systems Engineers
  • Act as the design authority for a programme of Microsoft 365 Security projects
  • Lead with qualification of designs and opportunities
  • Lead and present at customer opportunities and workshop sessions
  • Host customer strategy meetings, including presenting solutions from a commercial and business perspective
  • Lead and contribute to Statement of Works and Invitations to Tender
  • Build and maintain a strong relationship with customers internal technical teams
  • Maintain high level of industry awareness through training and self-development; keep up to date with current and future technologies, products and strategies
  • Undertake individual consultancy assignments, analysing customer requirements, gathering and analysing data and recommending solutions
  • Ensure consultancy assignments are undertaken consistently and with quality
  • Produce and update assignment documentation as required
  • Ensure that hand over to relevant support organisation is successfully completed

In this role you will need:

  • Five or more years of experience in a technical consulting type role
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Experienced, mature, influential, assertive and diplomatic
  • Ability to operate independently or as part of a larger team
  • Ability to technically manage other people on large scale projects
  • Ability to network with industry peers and customers
  • Industry leading knowledge of Microsoft 365 Security
  • A flexible approach to work and prepared ‘go the extra mile’ to exceed customer expectations
  • To apply knowledge and skills through handling complex problems beyond own area of expertise

Search Terms: Microsoft 365 Security, Azure Active Directory, Azure Active Directory Connect, Microsoft Information Protection, Microsoft Information Governance, Microsoft Intune / Autopilot, Microsoft Cloud App Security, Microsoft Defender for Identity, Microsoft Defender for Office 365, Microsoft Defender for Endpoint, Windows 10 Enterprise, identity & access management, continuous threat protection, threat management, information protection, security management, security analytics, Microsoft Intelligent Security Graph, Data Governance

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