Microsoft Senior Systems Specialist


As a skilled Engineer specializing in Microsoft Systems, you'll join our multinational IT Team, playing a direct role in the development, integration, customization, and ongoing support of u-blox's Microsoft Services, Systems, and Infrastructures, both in the Cloud and On-premises. Your responsibilities will encompass improving and maintaining these systems, leveraging your expertise as a subject matter expert to guide the team towards fully implementing systems aligned with u-blox's specific business requirements.

Collaboration is key, as you'll closely work with other IT teams, internal stakeholders, and external consultants. Your ability to grasp concepts quickly, coupled with a proactive problem-solving approach, will thrive in our innovative and dynamic environment. Being a collaborative and motivated team player, capable of both independent work and fostering a can-do attitude, will position you as a valuable member of our team.
You'll be immersed in a high-tech, innovative, and multicultural setting, where you'll utilize your expertise, creativity, autonomy, and strong communication skills to excel in your role.
Located in either Cambourne (UK).

Your Responsibilities

  • Further development of u-blox Microsoft related systems and technologies, designing, implementing, testing and documenting new solutions
  • Analyze and optimize performance of Microsoft solutions (systems analysis and health check)
  • Operations on Microsoft Entra ID, Active Directory, MS365 and other Microsoft On-premises and Cloud systems
  • Managing IT requests and incidents (new configurations, technical requests)
  • Ensuring security & compliance in cooperation with the respective team of experts
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd level international support for the Microsoft services
  • Stay current with emerging technologies as they mature and improve the Maturity level through the organization
  • Creation and maintenance of technical documentation

Your Skills and Experience

  • Master degree in a STEM discipline or equivalent experience (5+ working years)
  • Certified on and/or deep expertise working with Microsoft 365 cloud solutions, especially Microsoft Entra ID, Active Directory in medium or large companies (Global Admin experience is a plus)
  • Clear understanding of Windows Server Operating Systems and Services (Active Directory, Group Policy Objects, etc.)
  • Experience with Azure AD Connect, Directory synchronization, Conditional Access Policies, Active Directory Certificate Authorities, architecture of DNS, Active Directory
  • Strong proven experience in creation and troubleshooting of PowerShell scripts to support automation of complex tasks
  • Understanding of IT security and data protection norms
  • Fluent English communication skills (written, spoken)

Bonus Point (if applicable, not mandatory)

  • Working experience with AWS
  • Deep knowledge with Microsoft Azure Information Protection
  • Working Knowledge of Network and Internet technologies: Email, DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP
  • Knowledge of deploying virtualized servers
  • Knowledge with Linux Operating Systems
  • Corresponding Microsoft certifications
  • Know-how on best monitoring and performance optimizations technics
  • Experience working in a global environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Copilot, Logic App, EventGrid

What are your perks?  

  • A multicultural and international company with over 60 different nationalities  
  • Project-based activities working with colleagues across the globe 
  • A start-up and innovation mindset while in the process of scaling-up processes and efficiencies 
  • Hybrid working model & flexible working hours 
  • A strong learning environment and regular career discussions 
  • Company Performance Bonus and RSU 
  • In addition, attractive local and social benefits at each location where the role is available  
  • … and discover even more by talking with us! 

We see diversity as a strength and promote a culture of inclusion among our employees. Our varied backgrounds, ideas and experiences are critical to our success. We strive to become a strong learning organization and are committed to provide our employees with equal opportunities regardless of differences such as gender, race, ethnicity, generations, belief.

Office address

2nd Floor
Building 2020 Cambourne Business Park
CB23 6DW

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