Technical Consultant - Unified Collaboration

Technical | All Offices

Reports To:

Practice Lead – Network and Security


All locations


Competitive plus bonus and 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 Consultant, you’ll join the professional services Unified Collaboration (UC) team, responsible for the design and implementation and delivery of a range of UC technologies for Softcat’s customers. We have customers across the UK and you’ll spend much of your time at client sites, though you’ll be able to plug into one of our many office locations and complete work from home when preferable.

In this role you will take responsibility for UC design and implementation projects for a wide variety of customers, focusing on security at every step of the engagement. You may also be involved in involved in supporting our presales efforts by advising our sales force and customers and gathering requirements. You will be responsible for ensuring the solution you’ve delivered is functional and fit for purpose.

What we need from you

  • Demonstrable experience in designing and deploying Cisco UC focused solutions and able to demonstrate the skills of a Subject Matter Expert (SME)
  • Ideally hold a Cisco related certification such as CCNP - Collaboration or CCIE equivalent level of experience
  • You'll need to have a keen eye for detail and work well within a team
  • We also need self-motivation, with an on-going desire to maintain your knowledge level at the forefront of technology
  • Cisco UC technology areas that will be advantageous: CUCM, UCCX, CMS (including expressway), video & WebEx


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.

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To become part the success story, please apply below 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.