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Microsoft is on a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Our culture is centered on embracing a growth mindset, a theme of inspiring excellence, and encouraging teams and leaders to bring their best each day. Growth mindset encourages each of us to lean in and learn what matters most to our customers, to create the foundational knowledge that enables us to make customer-first decisions in everything we do. In doing so, we create life-changing innovations that impact billions of lives around the world. You can help us achieve our mission.
Microsoft Federal delivers a single unified organization centered around our customer: All critical customer functions are brought under the same organizational umbrella. Bringing together the breadth and depth in our space with a razor sharp focus on serving the U.S. Government. Our federal customers’ expectations of how to contract, interact, and partner with us are changing, and they need to evolve at the pace of the private sector. Launching a nimble, empowered organization with comprehensive resources allows us to work hand in hand with our customers to accelerate their technology innovation, whether through R&D or through direct contracting.
Microsoft Federal serves the U.S. Government (USG), allowing Microsoft to support the growing government business. The organization supports the capabilities and requirements to service USG through direct sales, contracting, and billing with the USG. Microsoft Federal entity will meet obligations of manage contracts with the USG through six business teams and three enablement teams.
We are committed to empowering our teams, building upon our strategic investments, and delivering the technology to achieve federal missions. As our federal customers pursue their work, from defending the nation, to serving its citizens in challenging times, they look to Microsoft to help them innovate, and they expect end-to-end engagement tailored to their needs.
Microsoft has been committed to and continues to heavily invest in supporting our Federal Government. Microsoft Federal offers our full spectrum of products and services, including hardware, software, online products, and consulting and services.
Join us and be one who helps to empower the US government! That’s incredible reach. When you combine that with your own inspiration, plus the freedom and support to make your ideas happen, you can make a huge impact.
Are you ready to seize an opportunity to work with leading edge technology solutions and to deploy into production with real world impact? Do you thrive by leading by example and exhibiting a growth mindset? Would you love to help us accelerate the transformation towards digital organizations? Are you ready for the opportunity to change the world one application at a time?
If so, the Consultant position in Microsoft Federal is for you!
At Microsoft, we share knowledge, experiences, and resources to help each other achieve our career goals and grow both professionally and personally. We seek out people from diverse backgrounds who exhibit passion, technical competence, and experience in services delivery with complex projects or environments. Together, we can help billions of people around the globe using digital technology to achieve amazing things.
We are looking for multiple Consultants with a broad range of skillsets and expertise across our Dynamics, Azure, desktop deployment and device management, Application Development, O365, and Analytics & AI offerings in our US delivery center located in the Dallas, Texas, area. The delivery center is designed to serve customers withtheir enterprise and cloud modernization needs. Limited travel requirement.
As a Consultant, you will:
- Be part of a thriving practice that's constantly looking for ways to improve our customers' experience, software development goals and use of cloud technology
- Architect and implement innovative solutions using the most recent technologies
- Continually learn and grow professionally
2-4 years experience in one of the following:
- Shell scripting (Powershell, Bash, …)
- OOP - Object Oriented Program (Python, Ruby, C, Java, Go, Groovy, …)
- Version/source control (Git, …)
- Configuration Management software (Ansible, Chef, Powershell DSC, Puppet, …)
- Infrastructure as code (Terraform, ARM templates, Vagrant, VMWare, …)
- Knowledge of DevOps and CI/CD processes including release management (Jenkins, Azure DevOps, Atlassian suite, …)
- Configuration, deployment, and troubleshooting of automation via ARM Templates and Azure DevOps tooling
- Container software (Docker, Podman, Kubernetes, Helm charts, …)
BA or BS degree in Computer Science or other technical discipline.
The successful candidate must have an active U.S. Government Secret Security Clearance. Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. Failure to maintain or obtain the appropriate clearance and/or customer screening requirements may result in employment action up to and including termination.
Clearance Verification: This position requires successful verification of the stated security clearance to meet federal government customer requirements. You will be asked to provide clearance verification information prior to an offer of employment.
Cloud Screening: Candidates must be able to successfully complete and pass a Microsoft Cloud background screening. Required Cloud Screenings will be administered on a recurring bi-annual basis.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.
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