M365 Architect

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    Hannah Pegues

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About the role:

Our Client is a cutting-edge Microsoft consulting partner dedicated to providing innovative digital solutions to businesses. As a start-up, they prioritize agility, creativity, and a collaborative work environment. We are seeking a skilled M365 Architect with expertise in Microsoft Purview and Microsoft Sentinel to join our team and support our growing list of clients.

Position Overview:

We are looking for an experienced M365 Architect with a strong background in Microsoft Purview and Microsoft Sentinel. This role involves designing, implementing, and optimizing M365 solutions, focusing on data governance, compliance, security, and threat management. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in customer-facing consulting roles with at least one established Microsoft consulting partner firm.

Key Responsibilities:

Design and Architecture:

  • Develop comprehensive M365 architecture and design solutions tailored to client needs, integrating Microsoft Purview and Microsoft Sentinel.
  • Create detailed technical documentation and diagrams to support architectural decisions.

Implementation and Migration:

  • Lead the deployment and migration of M365 services, including Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business.
  • Implement Microsoft Purview solutions to enhance data governance and compliance.
  • Deploy and configure Microsoft Sentinel for advanced threat detection and response.

Client Engagement:

  • Work closely with clients to understand their business requirements and provide expert guidance on M365, Purview, and Sentinel capabilities.
  • Conduct workshops, training sessions, and presentations to educate clients on best practices and solution benefits.

Technical Leadership:

  • Serve as a technical leader and mentor for junior consultants and team members.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest M365, Purview, and Sentinel developments and integrate new features into client solutions.

Project Management:

  • Manage and oversee multiple projects simultaneously, ensuring timely delivery and quality of solutions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align project goals and deliverables.

Support and Troubleshooting:

  • Provide advanced troubleshooting and support for M365, Purview, and Sentinel-related issues.
  • Develop and maintain support documentation and knowledge base articles.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in M365 architecture and deployment.
  • Proven experience with Microsoft Purview and Microsoft Sentinel implementation and management.
  • Prior experience in customer-facing consulting roles at least one established Microsoft consulting partner firm.

Technical Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft 365 services and ecosystem.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Purview, including data governance, compliance, and security features.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Sentinel, including configuration, threat detection, and incident response.
  • Strong understanding of cloud infrastructure, networking, and security principles.
  • Proficiency in PowerShell and other scripting languages for automation.

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Customer-focused with a proactive approach to solving client issues.

Preferred Certifications:

  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert
  • Microsoft Certified: Security Operations Analyst Associate
  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert
  • Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology and innovative projects.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Professional development and growth opportunities.