All Lines / LANtek is currently seeking a Microsoft Cloud Engineer to join our IT Services consulting and project team. The position provides the opportunity to architect, implement and manage Microsoft Cloud Solutions (Azure IaaS, PaaS, Office 365, and EMS). The position also provides the opportunity to build hybrid cloud solutions with on premise infrastructure and Azure. Responsibilities include customer facing meetings and architecture / implementation / deployment / updating / maintenance of solutions at customer locations. Mentoring of other administrators / engineers as well as assisting solution architects will be required to keep the group’s knowledge level balanced.
Work within the Microsoft group in the design, implementation and maintenance of complex Microsoft Cloud solutions and 365 implementations.
Coordinate activities with other technical groups in the successful delivery of Microsoft Cloud projects.
Perform evaluations of customer environments for Azure / 365 / Hybrid solutions.
Research new related technologies and services and work with other technical personnel in deploying, testing and documenting these option in a test environment.
Contribute to proof of concept deployments and testing of new technologies
Provide technical leadership to other personnel and mentor the growth of less experienced engineers.
Provide technical support on escalated support requests for non-routine customer technical issues.
Demonstrate the ability to work well under pressure and provide a high level of service.
1 - 2 years of experience in architecting, deploying and managing Microsoft Cloud Solutions (Azure, 365, EMS)
3 – 5 years of experience with Microsoft Infrastructure solutions (Windows Server, Active Directory, Exchange, System Center)
Practical experience in deployment, management and troubleshooting of virtual environments.
Ability to document and recommend technical solutions to meet customer requirements.
Excellent verbal/written interpersonal, presentation and customer service skills.
Proficient in core client applications necessary to effectively communicate and document (MS Office, Visio, etc.)
Accurately report progress of assigned tasks; meet commitments and project due dates; effective planning and foresight to mitigate potential delays.
Effectively communicate technical topics with customer, product vendors and management.
Ability to work independently and/or in a team setting, and with a high level of attention to detail.
Ability to manage several project simultaneously and prioritize tasks accordingly.
Participate in a rotating 24x7 on-call schedule for escalated customer support.
Work occasional non-business hours in support of infrastructure and application maintenance (outages, upgrades, etc.)
Bachelor's degree in related field, or equivalent relevant experience.
Knowledge and understanding of networking requirements to support cloud infrastructure.
Knowledge of team adjacent technologies such as, virtualization, containers, on-premise infrastructure
Candidate will be required to acquire one or more of the following after hire.
Microsoft Server MCSE – Server Infrastructure / Private Cloud / Messaging
Microsoft Office 365 MCSA
Microsoft Azure Certifications (Implementing Azure Infrastructure Solutions, Designing and Implementing Cloud Data Platform Solutions)
All Lines/LANtek specializes in industry standard solutions for virtualization, storage, servers, networking, backup and disaster recovery, IT staffing, Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, 24 x 7 helpdesk, and cloud/managed services. As a value-added solutions provider, we partner with only best-of breed industry leaders that meet the business needs of our clients.
All Lines/LANtek is focused on... recruiting and retaining top talent at every level. We seek out industry leaders who will deliver value and support to our growing customer base. We are constantly searching for energetic, ethical, intelligent, and motivated individuals to join our team. All Lines/LANtek is an equal opportunity employer, and we pride ourselves on creating an environment that is safe, healthy, and productive with many opportunities for training and professional growth.