Tech Ops

Technical Consultant

An excellent opportunity to join our growing Consultancy Team for a candidate experienced in Cloud principles

Job Description

Location: Newport, NP10 8FY

Salary: £40,000-£45,000

About the Role

SysGroup has a thriving Consultancy practice that provides support and advice to a number of high-profile customers. Our current consultants also have the skill set to deliver on high-profile projects. Our aim is to continue to grow our Consultancy to support our customers as they continue their IT transformation journey.

We are at a point where we want to develop our current approach. We have defined a SysGroup Consultancy Framework and a series of Consultancy offerings have been defined and are being with out customer set and being marketed to new customers. We also have a set of customers to whom we provide practical, high-level support to help them deliver their projects.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will need to have a broad understanding of the technologies that SysGroup deploy and manage. You will have an outward looking view and be curious about new technologies. You will always seek to understand the customers viewpoint, and have the ability to provide ideas and solutions. You will work closely with the SysGroup Technical Architect team to define reference architectures for new solutions that are of interest and excitement to our customer set.

Ideal candidates for our new roles will live within commuting distance of our recently refurbished Newport office, which sits on the same campus as the Vantage Data Centre - a critical data centre node in the digital operational capacity of Western Europe, and in which SysGroup hosts and manages significant infrastructure for a range of customers. You will have experience of consulting and delivering projects for a range of customers including the delivery and support of projects in Azure and ideally AWS.


To be part of our journey for all out new roles, you will need to understand the principles that underpin Cloud. We often talk about the NIST principles as the foundation for this understanding. Furthermore, you will understand what an enterprise environment can offer to organisations as they develop their IT capability.

  • Good technical understanding of Cloud technologies and the ability to gain the confidence of customers and internal resources
  • Knowledge of Azure Services with experience of working to deliver consultancy and practical implementations
  • Good understanding of M365 and associated technologies like InTune
  • Good understanding of hyperconverged infrastructures
  • Good understanding of how an enterprise environment provides multiple services to a range of customers
  • Experience in PCI environments would be an advantage
  • In addition, you will be comfortable with creating documentation that summarises a customer's position and then shares a roadmap of options for the customer to review


In addition to a very competitive base salary (which will be dependent on experience) we also offer:

  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • An additional half a day holiday on your birthday
  • Salary Sacrifice Pension scheme
  • Employee discounts
  • Cash plan medical care
  • PMI
  • Quarterly prize draw

Interested? Apply now!

Please send your CV and a covering letter to our Careers Site