Sr Consultant
Location:
, Virginia
Posted:
November 18, 2016
Reference:
996472-267768

Senior Consultant - Cloud/Virtualization



Overview:

Microsoft Services is proud to have the opportunity to serve our government and offer an opportunity for you to do the same. The security and preservation of our nation’s interest are critical to the safety and prosperity of the United States. The Microsoft Services team has provided and continues to provide a vital role in supporting the successful and accelerated achievement of our customer’s objectives through Microsoft products.

This position requires U.S. Citizenship with a security clearance.



Job Description:

Our team is seeking a Senior Consultant specializing in cloud/virtualization with deep understanding and ability to invent solutions in an engineering or DevOps capacity by mapping customer business challenges to an end-to-end technology solution. In this role, you will engage senior technology decision makers to understand their objectives and creatively overcome their greatest challenges. Your contributions will empower our customers to achieve the most from their investment in Microsoft technology and our team.

Built upon solid experience relative to your level, as a consultant, you will work with Microsoft’s partners and US Government Customers to assist in: Crafting, building and delivering high quality engagements around Microsoft’s solution areas, technologies and products in diverse client environments. Stabilizing developed solutions using Microsoft methodologies in complex customer environments. The design and development of integrated solutions using the latest Microsoft products and technologies

You should have a technical degree or equivalent work experience and 5-7 years of experience in an Enterprise technical support environment with demonstrated knowledge in:

• Microsoft and other familiar operating systems

• Linux Microsoft Azure and other available cloud services

• AWS Cloud architecture and components compute, storage, networking, etc.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) and System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) as well as open source tools:

• Git, Chef, Puppet

• Development and scripting to include tools, language, process, methods, troubleshooting

• Deployment concepts to include continuous integration

• Application virtualization concepts and virtual system administration

• Networking to include Virtual Networks/Virtual Private Cloud, Security Groups, Access Control Lists, CIDR addressing, etc.

• Each consulting engagement is customized to serve the client’s unusual needs where you will diagnose and correct performance problems. The role requires a technically strong Consultant who is inventive, confident, and has demonstrated skill in IT Infrastructure Design and Deployment.

Security Requirements:

• U.S. Citizenship Active

• U.S. Government Top Secret (TS), Sensitive

• Compartmented Information (SCI) security clearance and Counter Intelligence (CI) Polygraph examination

The position will require you to travel to customer’s site(s) and you should be able to start within 30 days of offer acceptance.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

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