I'm looking for a high level messaging consultant who would fit the role described below. Pay is flexible to location based in the western region of the U.S.
This position will be remote based, meaning when you are not at a customer site, you will work from your home office. The candidate should live in the metro area or commutable region of the supported market and have quick access to a major airport. Up to 80% travel to customer sites within this region, and/or nationally will be required.
Customer facing delivery Consultant responsible for successfully assessing, designing, validating, documenting, & implementing complex solutions while ensuring exceptional Customer Satisfaction
Leverage exceptional professional consultative skills in leading & facilitating customer workshops to define problems, identify risks, & determine appropriate solution/approach
Works closely with Account Teams, PMO, Customer, & Key Stakeholders
Able to execute projects based on a defined Statement of Work (SOW)
Bring clarity to ambiguous engagements where outcomes need to be defined
Work with Customers to troubleshoot and resolve deployment & integration challenges
Provide pre-sales scoping assistance as needed in area of expertise
Develop & present customer facing documentations associated with design, configurations, run books, and project status
Subject Matter Expert both designing & implementing large complex Microsoft Exchange & Active Directory environments & migrations
Extensive hands-on experience with large cross platform Exchange migrations
GroupWise to Exchange
Lotus Notes to Exchange
Cross Forest Exchange to Exchange
Exchange to Office 365 is desired
Expertise leveraging various Quest Software tools such as: Migration Manager (QMM) Notes/GroupWise/NDS Migrator, Change Auditor, Spotlight, Coexistence Manager, etc
Experience with performing large Active Directory forest consolidations projects through a multi-phase approach of assessment, design, & implementation based on industry best practices
Experience with Microsoft DirSync, AADSync, or AADConnect
Experience with Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)
Experience with load balancers such as Kemp LoadMaster, F5 BigIP, Citrix NetScaler
Experience designing & implementing additional technologies such as O365, Skype for Business, & Lync is highly desired
Experience with Azure, Private Cloud, Hyper-V, and System Center Stack (SCCM/SCOM/SCSM/SCVMM) is a plus
Windows Server 2003/2008/2008 R2/2012/2012 R2
Self-motivated, takes initiative, ability to work independently & remotely, within a team, or as a leader of a small team
Exceptional verbal, written, and consultative skills.
Willingness to travel up to 80% nationally as needed
10+ years hands-on experience designing & implementing Microsoft Exchange & Active Directory architectures
If this opportunity looks to be in your wheel house please feel free to reach out to me at your earliest convenience.