Job Description

£400 - £450/day

Cloud Consultant - Infrastructure

A Managed Services provider who specialises in Cloud Services, has an urgent requirement for an experienced Infrastructure Cloud Consultant. Reporting into the Head of Operations, you will essentially be required to provide hands-on technical consultancy to my client and their customers.Role Responsibilities:* You will be expected to assist with defining and planning technical strategy, standards and the future services road-map.* You will play a pivotal role in the pre-sales process to ensure designs fulfil both customer requirements and operational standards* You will liaise and work between the project and service teams as a technical Subject Matter Expert (SME), assisting in solution scoping, design and deployment and support transition* You will demonstrate a hands-on approach to configuration of complex and custom components for project implementations and service improvements/changes* With a consultative approach, you will communicate with both new and existing customers to deliver value added professional services such as capacity planning, security audits, performance optimisation, customer premise deployments and migrationsSkills and Experience:* You will have a minimum of 4 years commercial experience in a technical consultancy role, ideally in a client facing commercial organisation* Proven commercial experience of technical environments – Data centre hosting (Private Cloud), virtualisation (server and desktop), networking, authentication, security and desktop* DAAS, PAAS, IAAS* Public Cloud experience AZURE, AWS.* O365* Skype for Business* You will possess a hands-on, pro-active approach to consultancy and support assistance* Excellent interpersonal & communication, documentation and presentation skills* It is essential that you have proven experience working in a commercial IT Solutions provider or Managed Services environment* We would expect you to have professional qualifications such as MCSE, CCNA, ITIL V3, educated to Degree level (or equivalent) - a PRINCE 2 certification would be highly desirablePlease apply online with your CV