Posted on :
6 Aug, 2010
The ‘Microsoft Academy for College Hires’/ aka ‘MACH’ is Microsoft’s graduate recruitment and development programme that provides long term talent development for top new university graduates in our business. If you’re passionate about technology and the impact we have across the world to millions of people every day, we could help you realize your own potential with us!
When you’re offered a full time employment opportunity at Microsoft, you stand to receive learning experiences to help you acclimate into Microsoft quickly. With close to 2,000 MACH employees in over 50 countries WW, you’ll get exposure to a global network of peers, the support to transition successfully from school to the working environment, world class training to help you professionally, and the tools to help you drive your long term career goals.
At Microsoft South Africa, we have a graduate program that’s designed to ensure that you receive targeted experiences, community engagement, mentorship opportunities, career development support and exposure to institutional knowledge through a customized development curriculum.
By the time you graduate from MACH, you’ll have the language to express yourself compellingly, the tools to take on any challenge and the ability to deliver solutions with the power to touch the lives of people all over the world.
Microsoft Services is recruiting a MACH Consultant in South Africa (Johannesburg).
Who Can Apply?
In order to qualify for the MACH scheme, you must
Be a final year student of an IT-related degree (2009 graduates will also be eligible)
Be able to demonstrate a passion for technology
Speak and write fluent English and country specific language if applicable
Possess excellent communication and presentation skills as well as strong interpersonal skills
Be a strategic thinker
Be able to balance individual creativity with working as a team
Have a high degree of customer focus
What is the scope of work for a consultant in services?
The Consultant in Microsoft Services delivers technical solutions to customers allowing them to maximize their investment in Microsoft technology. Building upon solid IT project experience relative to their level, these consultants will work with Microsoft’s partners to assist customers in:
• The delivery of high quality engagements around Microsoft’s solution areas, technologies and products in diverse client environments.
• Stabilizing developed solutions using Microsoft methodologies in complex customer environments.
• The design and development of integrated solutions using the latest Microsoft products and technologies.
• Understanding the relevant application development, infrastructure and operations implications of the developed solution.
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