Avanade Inc. Cloud Analyst in Helsinki, Finland

About the role

The Infrastructure Consulting team designs, installs and configures enterprise technology architecture for Avanade clients. Its expertise spans security, availability/fail-over, operating system/compute, storage, database, networking and operations infrastructure, typically involving Microsoft or multi-vendor technologies.

As a Senior Analyst, Infrastructure Consulting, you will participate, with limited oversight, in all phases of Avanade infrastructure projects, from planning to analysis, design, build, deployment and test. As client business requirements change, you will help modify Avanade-designed infrastructure solutions to adapt to those changes.

Day-to-day, you will:

  • Help define and establish operations, processes, procedures and toolsets to manage and maintain requirements

  • Help create project documentation, including design, build and operations guides

  • Support systems integration testing, component integration testing and user acceptance testing

  • Support all project change management efforts as directed by more senior team members and change specialists

  • Provide problem resolution recommendations to consultants and managers

  • Travel as needed.


About you

You are a self-managed hard worker. You are excited about the opportunity to design cutting-edge technology solutions for leading organizations in the company of smart, motivated colleagues. You are technically adept but also a good communicator and team player.

Your technical skillset likely includes:

  • Knowledge of several of the following areas: infrastructure solutions (especially Microsoft), cloud technologies, networking, data center operations, platform migration and enterprise directories

  • Knowledge of operation management, systems security, testing, databases and mobility considerations

Your non-technical experience likely includes:

  • Project or consulting experience

  • Ability to interact with external stakeholders

  • Good communications and presentations skills

  • Solid written and spoken English.

You likely have two years of relevant systems engineering and/or infrastructure experience. You probably have a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems, information technology, or a similar field. An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for a degree.

Within two years of hire or credential availability, you will obtain a Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification in Windows Server 2012 and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) certification in Server Infrastructure.

About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 26 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com at http://www.avanade.com/ .

Requisition ID - 53624

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.

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