Cloud Architect

Job description

About Engage Squared

Engage Squared is an award-winning, fast-growing company that believes in great workplace culture and investing in our people. As a Microsoft Gold Partner, we specialise in creating modern workplaces with Office 365; helping organisations to work better, together, faster.

With offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Auckland, Minsk and our latest addition in Perth, this successful technology consultancy undertakes projects for a variety of enterprise organisations. We pride ourselves on being a fun, innovative and collaborative organisation that practices what we preach and delivers great customer results.

With an impressive roster of clients, including ANZ, BUPA, Origin Energy and Mirvac, you`ll be contributing to a growing team famed for their expertise in connecting people with technology.

The Role


This position is for a full-time, Cloud Architect with a deep understanding of the delivery of solutions for Microsoft’s cloud offering, encompassing the latest in SharePoint Online, Office 365, Azure, and supporting technologies. Combining client facing consultancy with hands-on solution delivery, you will liaise with clients, agile software development teams, and user experience designers to ensure our solutions are effectively delivered, and beautifully implemented.

Your understanding of Microsoft technologies and development trends will help you to research and analyse the applications requirements in the context of Microsoft technologies.

Your insight into the latest Microsoft development trends will enable you to provide thought leadership to development teams, and to customers, with the ultimate goal of delivering high profile, real-world business solutions with outstanding results.


Requirements

Requirements

Key responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be prepared to assist through multiple stages of a customer engagement cycle, including:

  • Initial customer engagement and pre-sales assistance,
  • Envisioning and conceptual solution design, analysis, consulting detailed solution design and implementation of business solutions based on Office 365, with particular focus on SharePoint,
  • Managing development teams throughout the delivery of software development projects,
  • Owning work-streams and projects, and taking responsibility for their delivery,
  • Light touch project management and budget control of your projects,
  • Writing code to implement client solutions meeting the user acceptance criteria based off your designed technical specification with the agreed standards
  • Leading the production of technical and user documentation, and operational hand-over,
  • Providing technical and end user training to both internal and external clients, and
  • Working both on and off-site with clients

Skills & Experience:

  • 5+ years experience on Microsoft platforms, particularly Office 365 and Azure,
  • Demonstrable knowledge of current and future trends in the delivery of Office 365 and Azure based solutions, in particular the SharePoint Framework (SPFx) & Patterns and Practices (PnP),
  • 5+ years experience with front-end web technologies, including JavaScript, React, Boostrap, jQuery, SASS, Underscore
  • Demonstrable skill in leading a development team through project delivery, with the latest Microsoft cloud-based tools, Ability to train, up skill and manage team members,
  • Ability to work from own initiative and within a team environment,
  • Self-motivated and driven to achieve professional success in a consulting environment,
  • Ability to manage workload and time according to set deadlines,