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Cloud Solution Architect (Azure)

Location: UK - Mobile England | Job-ID: 86025 | Contract type: Standard | Business Unit: IT Consulting


Job Introduction
Computacenter is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services and solutions. In our Consultancy Practice division, we set clear expectations, take a straightforward and pragmatic approach, and are honest with our customers throughout. Our teams deliver thought leadership and tangible results that can be tied to business priorities.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced discovery Consultant to join Computacenter’s dynamic and rapidly expanding Consultancy Practice. The successful individual will work on a variety of customer projects engaging with the business stakeholders and supporting ISVs as required.
Joining this exciting team will open opportunities for you to contribute to both our business and our propositions; we believe Computacenter provides unrivalled scope to advance your career and develop your professional skills. 


Main Responsibilities
•    Be able to demonstrate and communicate experience of and good understanding of working across a variety of technology Platforms including both cloud and traditional platforms
•    Ability to engage across a range of internal and external stakeholders up to CxO level
•    Enable client business outcomes through delivery of change such as cost reduction, operational effectiveness and embedding change and cultural adoption
•    Lead, own and support the pre-sales and delivery assurance of transformation projects
•    Develop future service offerings and value propositions to keep Computacenter relevant to the market, including leading virtual teams of SMEs to create collateral and best practice in partnership with vendor partners
•    Work collaboratively with SME’s and Sales teams to bring the Practices’ strategy and deals to life
•    Act as a mentor to members of the Consultancy practice, assisting with their development and experience opportunities


The Ideal Candidate
•    An expert, you will have led pre-sales engagements across Cloud (Azure, AWS and GCP) & Data Centre transformation services.
•    Experience and working knowledge of the following principles and methodologies:-
o    ITIL
o    Prince 2
o    Product based planning
o    Dependency planning and management
o    Risk assessment
o    Stakeholder management
•    Project planning and associated project management tools and controls such as RAID
•    You will also be able to  clearly communicate across all stakeholder levels, both documentation and presentation skills
•    Breadth of understanding across both technical and business areas
•    Proven experience in creating services cost models with appropriate cost levers
•    Proven understanding and application of Consulting and Project Management frameworks
•    Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal
•    High standards of quality in documentation skills and presentation experience
•    Understanding and articulation of industry trends and potential future directions


Current information for our applicants

Business as usual? Not quite. Of course, the Corona crisis also presents us with major challenges.


However, we are broadly positioned across various industries, plan for the long term and have always been flexible in our approach to our customers, especially in times of crisis. Our core business is digitisation. We believe that this topic will continue to grow in importance for many companies in both public and private sectors.


That's why there are still areas of our business with clear hiring requirements – and we would like to bring talent like you on board! By the way, we have completely virtualised our application process and our recruiters remain available to you should you have any questions.


We are still looking forward to getting to know you!


About us

Computacenter is a leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. We work at the heart of digitisation, advising organisations on IT strategy, implementing the most appropriate technology and managing our customers’ infrastructures.


We offer a friendly, open working environment without too much fuss about hierarchy. We are looking for professionals with diverse competencies, personalities and strengths who want to live our shared value of teamwork and performance.


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