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M365 System Engineer

  • Location: Irvine, 60015
  • Salary: $44.53 - $44.53 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Title: M365 System Engineer

Type: Contract - 3 months

Location: Irvine, Houston, Milwaukee or New York.

Our client is seeking a M365 System Engineer. 

Responsibilities and Key Attributes:
  • Build and support a digital, collaborative workplace using Microsoft Teams and other technologies.
  • Assist in the architecture, administration, and security and compliance policies encompassing all M365 applications including Teams, Exchange, SharePoint, OneDrive, Power Platform, and Azure services.
  • Evaluate M365 enhanced capabilities and make recommendations to meet business needs.
  • Promote and demonstrate the use of company-sponsored tools and processes.
  • Understand the environment/tools/data users work with through practical hands-on support ranging from IT related questions to deploying new employee workstations.
  • Proficient in Microsoft 365 configuration and maintenance, including Exchange Online, Teams, Office 365 Groups, SharePoint Online, and OneDrive for Business.
  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory and Server based applications, including Azure Active Directory Connect and Core networking features.
  • Experience with user authentication methods (single sign-on security, multi-factor authentication (MFA), device sign-on methods, Federated Sign-On, SAML 2.0). ADFS and AADSync.
  • Drive Office 365 security adoption and lead technical effort to enable Azure Information Protection.
  • Experience with maintaining a business-critical SharePoint Collection strategy including Power Apps, Power Automate, Power BI, Teams, Azure.
  • Proven track record solving business problems and developing solutions.
  • Hands-on experience developing Windows PowerShell cmdlts and scripts in Azure environment.
  • Experience supporting a Hybrid Exchange 2016 environment.
  • Strong understanding of VMWare, Microsoft Windows 2012 to 2019, SQL Server 2015 – 2018, and System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
  • Stay current of all things Office 365, including changes & updates, roadmap & releases, and third-party solutions.
  • Experience designing, implementing and migrating both on premise and cloud-to-cloud virtual servers to Microsoft Azure.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Education: BS/BA Computer Science, Business Administration, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and relative professional experience.
  • Experience: 5+ years of recent experience and working knowledge administering Microsoft 365 and Azure technologies.
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in IT Professional Services or In-house IT Systems Administration.
  • Some travel may be expected.
Lastly, in addition to the above responsibilities, qualifications, and requirements, the successful candidate for this role must align well with our well-defined, active, and dynamic organizational culture. The Microsoft 365 Systems Engineer role is a great opportunity to help shape our company today and help us build the future

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.