Migration Specialist (MECM)

  • £55000 - £65000 per annum
  • Harrow
  • Posted: 05/02/2024
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: V78100217

Job Details

Our Harrow based client have an initial 12 month fixed-term contract for a Migration Specialist (MECM), with a view to be extended or made permanent. There is a need to be on-site 2 days per week.

You will specifically be focusing on Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager (MECM). They are in the process of Migrating 2500 users from on-prem SCCM to cloud based MECM.

Our client is embarking on a major ICT transformation programme, adopting cloud first strategy, fully embracing the Microsoft Office 365 collaboration suite and cloud platforms, they have decommissioned their data centres by moving all on-premise servers into Azure, replacing legacy applications with SaaS solutions, implementing Zero trust network and moved to a new tech-enabled Head office.
Due to this investment, they are operating one of the state of art technology hubs in any London Borough’s and have some exciting projects on pipeline including Windows 11 rollout, E5 security products implementation and moves to a true SaaS based application rollout.
Main Duties / Accountabilities of the Platform Specialist are:
·       Management of Hybrid Exchange including management of mailboxes, groups, Exchange Services including Certificate Renewal and SMTP Relay, Exchange (On-Prem and Online) Configurations and Exchange (On-Prem and Online) Security (including zero-day patches). 
·       End to end Active Directory management including GPO Configuration and Management, Group/OU’s, DNS, DHCP Configuration and Management and Security Configuration and Management. 
·       End to end Azure Active Directory management including configuring and manage AAD Connect Servers and Services, Azure AD objects, Licensing, Security (Azure AD PIM, Conditional Access, MFA Configuration, SSPR etc), Azure AD App Proxy Configuration and Apps, App Registrations, Enterprise Applications and troubleshooting audit logs where required. 
·       End to end Intune Management including Policy Creation and Management, Application Creation and Management, Security Configuration and Management, Intune RBAC Configuration and Management and Auditing changes when required. 
·       End to end management of Azure Files, Azure Files Sync, share permissions, data migrations and Azure Files backup and restore. 
·       End to end management of On-Prem PKI services and Digicert certificate services. 
·       Microsoft 365 Defender Management including Office 365 Security Configuration and Management, Endpoint Security Configuration and Management, Alerts and Incidents investigation, Defender RBAC Configuration and Management, Defender for Cloud Apps Configuration and Management, Threat Monitoring/Remediation and Audit/Report Generation. 
·       Microsoft 365 Purview Management including Spam/Phishing Email Purge, eDiscovery Management, DLP Configuration and Management, Retention Policy Configuration and Management and Insider Risk Management Configuration. 
·       FortiClient VPN Management including management of EMS Configuration, application install on EMS server, SSL Certificate for the DNS address in the EMS Service, SSL VPN Configuration (Profiles, Security Posture etc), FortiClient application configuration and EMS Subscription/Ticket Management.
·       Good proficiency in PowerShell scripting for automating tasks. 
·       Occasionally Azure Server Management of our VMs and Offer SME knowledge where required. 

What we need from you:

  • Ability to deliver subject matter expertise with Microsoft 365 in a hybrid E5 tenant supporting 3000+ users.
  • Be familiar with using Intune as an MDM solution for Windows/iOS/Android devices and assist where required in the packaging of applications and configurations of Device and Security profiles.
  • Have in-depth knowledge of Active Directory and Azure Active Directory administration.
  • Proficient in advanced scripting specially in PowerShell, demonstrable experience in automation and use of Azure based DevOps tools.
  • Be familiar with Microsoft 365 E5 Security Products and take a role in the scoping, onboarding, deployment, and configuration of the security solutions.
  • The post holder must have in-depth knowledge of Active Directory Certificate Services.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to inspire confidence in client teams and provide an efficient and client centred service.
Desired skills:
  • Be able to participate in the ITIL lifecycle of incident, problem management and change management in line with industry best practices using ServiceNow.
  • Experience in leading and running multiple Infrastructure projects using formal methodologies such as Prince 2, including deployment.
  • Familiar with using Intune as an MDM solution for Windows/iOS/Android devices and assist where required in the packaging of applications and configurations of Device and Security profiles.
  • Basic understanding of firewall and layer 3 networking.
Please contact:
Nicole Chapman

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