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Microsoft Technical Analyst

Eagle is currently seeking a Microsoft Technical Analyst for a permanent opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately.

Key Responsibilities of a Microsoft Technical Analyst

  • Participate in the build and maintenance of test environment(s) to demonstrate and provide proof-of-concept of new and existing Microsoft technologies;
  • Build relationships with other IS teams supporting services running on Microsoft technologies by working closely with them;
  • Participate in the review and maintenance of Microsoft security readiness, including vulnerability assessments and threat analysis;
  • Assist with the assessment of Microsoft technologies for business unit suitability;
  • Assist with the integration planning of other Company systems such as (but not limited to) JDE with Microsoft systems;
  • Assist in the planning of the Microsoft technology roadmap, including participation in Windows TAP;
  • Participate in the coordination of activities for Microsoft premier account; have regular meetings with TAM, arrange and coordinate RaaS and Health Checks;
  • Plan, Implement, review and maintain on-premise Active Directory and Azure AD design;
  • Create and deliver deep-dive training material on current and future enterprise Microsoft technologies;
  • Support escalation requests from other BTS teams on Microsoft technologies;
  • Maintain ADFS, SSO, Azure AD Premium and certificate infrastructure;
  • Keep current on new and emerging Microsoft technologies;
  • Work with and provide guidance to Systems Administrators on upgrades and new releases;
  • Create detailed documentation on current production environment related to Microsoft technologies as well as proposed solutions;
  • Work with and participate in the review and selection of external vendors;
  • May perform other related duties as assigned.

Skills and Qualifications of a Microsoft Technical Analyst

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent Microsoft certifications including one or more if the following: MCSE, MCSD;
  • Five plus (5+) years' experience in the IT industry, with 3+ years' proven experience in Microsoft Technical Analyst or equivalent advanced role;
  • Proven hands-on experience in designing and implementing cloud and on-premise Microsoft technologies in an Enterprise environment;
  • In-depth understanding of the provisioning and configuration of Single-Sign-On technologies such as SAML2, OAuth2;
  • User, group and system provisioning and management;
  • Knowledge of PKI, MFA, DMARC/DKIM;
  • Password vaulting systems Cloud security methodologies and services;
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM) technologies;
  • DNS (on-premise and external) and DHCP;

In-depth understanding of all Microsoft technologies including, but not limited to: 

  • PowerShell, Office 365 and SharePoint Online;
  • Azure Active Directory Premium, Active Directory (On-Prem);
  • Azure Security methodologies;
  • Windows Server 2008/R2, 2012/R2, 2016;
  • System Center (SCCM/SCOM/SCVMM/DPM/Orchestrator) and Intune;
  • Proven ability to solve complex problems, determine appropriate actions and complete tasks;
  • Demonstrated leadership, teamwork and time management skills;
  • Results-oriented, self-motivated, ability to work independently as well as within a team;
  • Effective relationship management and communication skills, with demonstrated success dealing effectively with customers, vendors, peers and senior management;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, accompanied by proven presentation skills in a corporate setting;
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills;
  • Demonstrated flexibility and ability to embrace change;
  • Experience in the development, documentation and implementation of standards, procedures, user guides and outlines to support operational and end-user processes;
  • Good working knowledge of standard Microsoft Office Products, as well as Microsoft Visio and Microsoft Project;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

 

  • Posted On: January 15, 2019
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 58717
  • Location: Vancouver BC