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Cloud Services Architect

Location: Flexible / Site-based
Salary: £-

Have you ever wanted to work for an organisation that has no existing constraints, no pre-defined boundaries, no pre-determined rules and an ability to shape its own destiny through the quality of its offering and the dynamism of its people?

Minttulip has a ‘Cloud Only’ and ‘Microsoft Only’ strategy and has now emerged as the UK’s leading Tier 1 – Microsoft Online services Technology Partner.

At Minttulip you will get the opportunity to work with the best clients. Our customers are household names and enterprises who trust us to drive adoption and productive use of Microsoft Cloud technologies.

We’re at the forefront of developments in the Internet of Things space where our consultants are delivering innovative and ground-breaking work. This is a unique opportunity to help shape the future direction of our organisation and we are currently looking for a talented individual, looking for an exciting challenge.

Our intention is to consistently be on the leading edge of current and future technology industry hype cycles. All we can promise is that it will be fun, exciting and rewarding


Key Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Ownership of Customer Solution Requirements and Strategic Objectives
  • Customer environment assessment and needs analysis
  • Strategic advisory for platform alignment to business goals
  • Technical Readiness and remediation planning
  • Customer Service / Organisational Readiness Planning
  • Development of solution architecture and business integration
  • Team leadership
  • Quality assurance for delivery against design
  • Working to regulatory and compliance guidelines
  • Input into business development proposals and costing



Key Requirements:


  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Platform and Microsoft Cloud Services
  • 5 years’ architect experience in enterprise or public sector organisations
  • Experience leading an enterprise deployment of Microsoft 365
  • Excellent customer engagement skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Expert in at least 3 of the following domains:
    • Microsoft Exchange / Exchange online
    • Microsoft Teams / Skype for Business
    • Microsoft SharePoint / SharePoint online
    • Windows 10 / SCCM
    • Microsoft Enterprise Mobility and Security
    • Microsoft Azure Active Directory
    • Microsoft Azure IAAS and PAAS
    • On-premises / Datacentre general infrastructure and networking
  • Microsoft certifications in any 3 of the above
  • Experience in customer presales activities, bids and tenders


Work Location:

Flexible: Principally home-based but working on customer site as projects / activities require (generally 50/50)

Other Key Requirements:

SC Clearance desirable