Skype SME

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  • Location:

    Hampshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Start date:

    March 2021

  • Consultant:


Skype SME

+ Location can be Hampshire, Erskine or Newcastle

+ £450 to £500 per day

+ Outside of IR35

+ Initial 6 month contract

Role Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the role of Messaging (Skype for Business) Design SME to join the Modern Workplace Solution Implementation team of a DXC's Major Public Sector Account. The client is focused on a major transformation program of their IT estate. The candidate will need to work with Key DXC stakeholders to help solution the Modern Workplace transformation stream.

Core Skills and Experience

8+ years of professional experience and a degree in computer science or related area; without a degree, three additional years of relevant professional experience (11+ years in total).

Excellent knowledge of OCS, Lync 2010, 2013 & Skype for Business including Enterprise Voice.

Excellent knowledge of Office 365.

Excellent knowledge of Exchange 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 & 2016.

Extensive migration experience of moving from legacy solutions to Exchange 2010/2013/2016/O365.

Excellent knowledge of Windows Server 2003, 2008 & 2012.

Excellent knowledge of Active Directory.

Excellent knowledge of PowerShell and scripting techniques for the deployment of Messaging Technologies.

Experience of designing Messaging solutions from conception to delivery, including creating architectural documentation HLD, LLD, User Guides and Install Guides.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Experience of advanced troubleshooting and fault resolution.

Desirable Skills and Experience

Load Balancing Technologies

Virtualization Technologies


Secure Email

MCSE Certification

SharePoint integration

As a Messaging Engineer in DXC, you can look forward to advancing your knowledge and career with training on some of the newest and best technologies in the marketplace.