Microsoft Technical Architect

Technical | Marlow, London or Manchester

Reports To:

Technical Design Manager


Competitive plus excellent benefits

Softcat is one of the UK’s leading technology solutions businesses. Thanks to the success and growth of our services, we offer an increasingly broad range of tech careers. There could be a bright future for you if you’re interested in software, networking, analytics or cyber security.

Success. The Softcat way.

Softcat is a £1billion+ technology solutions business and trusted partner to names like Apple, Microsoft and Adobe. Offering a growing portfolio of services including software licensing, cyber security and IT infrastructure, we give our technical teams the tools and support to make exciting things happen. This is where to achieve more for your career.

Your Role

As a Technical Architect, your role will entail showcasing and demonstrating solutions to customers, being involved with the pre-sales engagement cycle to assist the Softcat sales team and producing proposed designs for the implementation of the Microsoft 365 suite of products centering around Azure, Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security and Windows 10. Taking responsibility for technical queries for projects, providing consultation for our salesforce alongside providing specialist guidance to the wider team.

What we need from you

  • You'll need to have a keen eye for detail and work well within a team
  • We require self-motivation, with an on-going desire to maintain your knowledge level at the forefront of technology
  • You’ll be an approachable and presentable individual, with an enthusiasm and passion for the technology areas you are aligned to.
  • Able to design a wide range of solutions across Office 365, Infrastructure centric Azure Services, Enterprise Mobility + Security, Windows 10, Azure AD Connect, Active Directory (including ADFS), Exchange on-premises


We offer a good salary and benefits package including a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So whether it’s activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself, or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.

Apply now

To become part the success story, please apply now!

Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector.