Country:

Australia

Cities:

Canberra

Area of expertise:

Software Engineering

Job Description

Do you want to help our clients to get the most out of their cloud investments?

At Avanade, our vision is to be the leading digital innovator, realizing results for our clients and their customers through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. We have been awarded global Microsoft alliance partner of the year 14 times and with more than 30.000 Microsoft certifications, are the world’s largest scrum.org partner and have moved more than 8M seats to Office 365.

As a Senior Consultant with Avanade, you will help our clients realize the full potential of their Office 365 investments while meeting their business requirements.

You will mostly work onsite with the client as part of a project team. You will have a superb opportunity to expand your skillset through work as well as training. At Avanade we take training very seriously and provide access to in person training, online training and certifications.

We will give you an exciting opportunity to grow personally and professionally together with other hardworking, passionate and dedicated consultants, in close cooperation with our clients.

The position is based in Canberra.

As an Office 365 Senior Consultant in Avanade you will:

  • Collaborate actively in our agile projects, both as a scrum master and as a participant
  • Own the client discussions designing how their business requirements can be implemented in O365 and associated services
  • Be an active part of the sales process with creative solutions
  • Work in all phases of an implementation (from analysis to post deployment support)
  • Partner with cross-functional technology teams to integrate solutions
  • Both be a role model and lead our onshore and offshore teams

We are looking for strong team players and your skillset likely includes:

  • Relevant bachelor’s or master’s degree
  • 5+ years of experience in defining collaboration solutions on the Microsoft Office 365 platform
  • A background in development and potentially infrastructure, allowing you to connect the dots between the business, developers and infrastructure
  • Office 365 Groups, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint Online, Microsoft Flow and Microsoft PowerApps
  • Life cycle management, governance and QA processes in Office 365
  • Modern web frontend technologies including TypeScript, JavaScript, React and SPFx
  • C#, REST Services, integration, security and Microsoft Graph
  • Azure platform and PowerShell
  • Team lead roles with both (onshore and offshore) teams

Experience with one or more of these technologies would be a benefit:

  • Microsoft PowerBI
  • DevOps using tools like Azure DevOps, SonarQube, Selenium, Grunt, gulp etc.
  • Utilization of Azure Functions/Queues/Security/API Management and creation of ARM templates
  • .NET Core, ASP.NET Core and container services
  • Component design, complex code development, troubleshooting and application testing
  • Experience with the Microsoft PnP offerings and how these can be utilized
  • Migration Tools (Metalogix or Sharegate)
  • Integration with On-premises SharePoint (Hybrid / AADConnect / ADFS)
  • On-premises infrastructure (AD, SQL, network, SharePoint)
  • Implementation of solutions in on-premises SharePoint

In addition to this it’s important that you

  • Enjoy working in teams
  • Have excellent written and oral/presentation skills
  • Have a strong interest in growing your own technology skills
  • Keep updated on the latest changes and potential impact, while advising our clients and colleagues about the latest functionality and roadmap for Microsoft O365/Azure
  • Are comfortable and experience with presenting for both technical and non-technical audiences, knowing how to change the message to the target audience.
  • You live by the term “configure before code” and know how to combine the Office 365 platform with other offerings like Azure
  • Australian Citizenship is required due to the nature of clients we work within Canberra. Applicants should be willing to undergo a security clearance.
  • An existing Baseline Security Clearance will be an added advantage.

Why Avanade? Because there’s no place like this.

  • If you’re a self-starter, an optimist and someone who likes to get things done, you’ll fit right in at Avanade
  • People who thrive here are motivated, passionate about learning and genuinely have a dream to be the best at what they do. If that’s sounds like you, you sound good to us
  • In return, you’ll have access to the latest technology in the Microsoft ecosystem, partnering with some of the biggest and best companies across the world and industry leaders to work with to make career-defining things happen
  • If you want to get even better at what you do and transform businesses from the inside out, apply now.

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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.