Microsoft 365 Engineer

Location: Frascati, Italy Location: Application deadline: 1 July 2024 Reference number: 2034
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Are you looking for a new opportunity to take your career to a higher orbit? To join an international group with a successful track record in Space Engineering? A job adapted to your career ambitions and in which you could have an impact for the years to come?

Join us as a Microsoft 365 Engineer at ESRIN in Frascati, Italy, the heart of ESA’s earth observation research. Drive innovation by designing and implementing cutting-edge IT solutions tailored to user needs. From designing and deploying Proof of Concepts (POCs) to overseeing infrastructure upgrades, your expertise will drive the evolution of our technology landscape. Leverage your expertise in Microsoft 365 products to shape the future of space exploration.

About the client and location

The ESA Centre for Earth Observation (ESRIN) is the European Space Agency’s (ESA) base in Frascati, Italy. From this location ESA conducts most of their earth observation research, including data analysis and distribution for other non-ESA satellites.

This position is open to protected categories under Italian Law 68/99 (“Rules for the right to work of disabled people”).
Questa posizione e’ aperta alle categorie protette L. 68/99.

Tasks and activities

The scope of work will include:

  • Defining and documenting user requirement related to the evolution activities.
  • Designing new IT solutions aligned with the user requirements.
  • Implementing IT solutions in test or validation environments.
  • Overseeing the infrastructure upgrades, change of configuration and deployments in the production environment.
  • Preparing and reviewing technical documentations.

Designing, documenting and deploying Proof of Concepts (POCs) on new IT solutions.

  • Coordinating pilots (engaging users, collecting and documenting their feedback) on new IT services.
  • Participating in meetings and presentations when needed.

Skills and experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • A technical degree in Information Technology or an alternative relevant domain.
  • At least 4 years proven experience in n designing and implementing solutions based on one or more of the following Microsoft 365 products:
    • Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Entra ID);
    • Microsoft Exchange;
    • Microsoft Intune (Endpoint Manager);
    • Microsoft SharePoint.
    • Microsoft Teams.
  • Hands-on experience in cloud-based identity management technologies such as Microsoft Azure AD and AD Connect.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Exchange Online mailbox, mail flow rules and Global Address List administration.
  • Familiarity with Mobile Device Management (Windows, macOS, Android, iOS) and Mobile Applications Management (Android, iOS) using Microsoft Intune.
  • Familiarity with PowerShell scripting.
  • Willingness to keep expanding your technical knowledge.
  • Desire to work both autonomously and as part of a team, in an international multicultural environment.
  • Solution oriented mindset, with a customer focused communication skill.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

The following skills and experience would be highly desirable:

  • Experience working in a large organization (supporting over 2000 users)
  • Hands-on experience in any of the following:
    • Microsoft Teams administration;
    • Microsoft OneDrive administration;
    • Windows Hello for Business configuration;
    • Microsoft Power Platform (Environment management, License management, Dataverse, Data Loss Prevention policies);
    • Microsoft Dynamics365;
    • Microsoft SharePoint Online (Administration, SharePoint Site Collections management, External sharing functionalities);
    • Microsoft Defender (MDO, MDE, MDI, etc.) ;
    • Microsoft Autopilot based solutions design and deployment;
    • Microsoft Graph API
    • Microsoft Azure services (App Registration, Synapse, Fabric, Viva, etc.).

Why should you apply?

  • You will have the opportunity to work within leading space organisations across Europe.
  • We encourage everyone to think outside the box and to push the boundaries of traditional knowledge. This role is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking company and allows for a deeper understanding of the industry.
  • To be part of a company that values integrity, inspiration, care and collaboration.
  • Benefits include: competitive remuneration packages; unique career opportunities, including working in other countries; access to training and development programmes; flexible relocation support.

We welcome applications from people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, all genders, LGBTQ+ individuals and ex-service personnel.

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Myrthe Verboom


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