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Solution Architect (Azure Cloud Virtual Desktop)

Solution Architect (Azure Cloud Virtual Desktop) (Solution Arch Azure) London, England

Salary: GBP500 - GBP575 per day
Gibbs Hybrid require an experienced and dynamic Solution Architect (Azure Cloud Virtual Desktop) to join our Programme Services Team to support one of our end client customers. You will be responsible for the formulation of coherent designs of quality high quality standards, incorporated into the wider enterprise processes and governance selected model.

Currently our customer has stood up Azure environment successfully and which is functioning landing zone which has been subsequently accredited and approved. The next phase of work requires efforts to be focused on Application Migration, Rollout, Network Impact and Security Integration.

£575 per day (PAYE) inclusive of holidays (Fully loaded PAYE rate)
Alterative Permanent engagement - £110k Base + holidays and benefits
6 months (potential extensions)

• The project is a desktop virtual desktop migration. Gibbs Hybrid are supporting with the migration from a Citrix platform solution to a Microsoft Azure Virtual desktop cloud solution.
• We are looking for an experienced Solution Architect that has a proven track record of leading on Azure Desktop Migration, Virtual Desktop Migration or Virtual Desktop Migration to Cloud. Ideally the architect would have direct experience of working on Azure Desktop Implementations, however, we are open to consider candidates with a background of Cloud Migrations, Citrix, Microsoft, and Virtual Desktop Architectural Designs. The SA must have the ability to make an impact with senior stakeholder management, design documentation, organisational communication, articulation and understanding of wider impact, with the ability to drive forward the project and associated teams.
• The successful Solution Architect will be responsible for delivering the first phase of design work which has an approximate estimation of 6 month and will also be required to roll work into phase 2 which will be acompassing the delivery and implementation of those approved designs.
• Phase 1 - Design and Application portfolio secured, Augmentation of Cloud, Updated backdrop of Network Capacity and migration of first tranches of users across to the new environment.

If you’re interested in being considered for the vacancy, please apply for immediate consideration, or email