Scott Fairchild

Scott Fairchild

Solutions Architect


Microsoft certified IT professional with 20+ years of real-world, hands-on experience. Proficient in handling multiple projects and ensuring their successful completion. Architected and supported numerous OS migration and other IT projects for a wide array of clients, from small businesses with less than 500 users, to large global enterprises with over 100,000 users. Proficient in multiple programming languages which were used to automate backend systems and create custom user interfaces.


  • Public Trust (SF-85P)


  • Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate

Professional Experience

Solutions Architect
02/02 - Present
  • Implemented and configured co-management between Microsoft Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr/SCCM) and Intune, facilitating modern management of Windows devices.
  • Orchestrated the implementation of Windows Autopilot to streamline the modern provisioning process for Windows devices
  • Established and configured the Microsoft Configuration Manager Cloud Management Gateway (CMG) for remote management of corporate devices over the internet
  • Designed and deployed Conditional Access policies, mandating multi-factor authentication (MFA) for external resources
  • Architected Zero-Touch/Lite-Touch Windows 10/11 Deployment solutions leveraging Microsoft Configuration Manager (MECM/SCCM) and Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) for enterprise clients
  • Conducted comprehensive consulting engagements assessing clients' Windows migration projects, culminating in a detailed Findings and Recommendations document, which identified problem areas and provided recommendations on how to resolve them. All recommendations were based on past experience and industry best practices.
  • Provided advanced L3/L4 support, resolving complex technical issues promptly
  • In less than an hour, fixed a problem a client was experiencing for over 3 years! The issue had visibility within Executive Management as it impacted numerous doctor's ability to care for their patients
  • Presented Unisys Windows Migration Methodology to executive leadership and technical teams through interactive whiteboard sessions
  • Architected a solution to easily identify which Products should be selected on the ConfigMgr/SCCM Software Update Point (SUP) and WSUS
  • Created custom ConfigMgr/SCCM reports utilizing SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS). These reports provided metrics not available in the out-of-box reports provided by Microsoft
  • Designed and generated custom reports using PowerBI to provide insights beyond standard Microsoft offerings
  • Created a custom user interface for Microsoft’s User State Migration Tool (USMT) to automate data backup/restore
  • Created a custom web-based user interface for prestaging imaging information into the MDT database, prior to deploying Windows
  • Created a custom web API to be used by Configuration Manager and MDT task sequences. It can be found in this Blog Post
  • Devised a ServiceNow interface for MECM/SCCM supporting multiple tenants, enabling streamlined IT service delivery
  • Led the creation of ServiceNow service catalog items and Orchestration Workflows, enhancing end-user self-service capabilities and automation of service requests
  • Crafted Unisys' Windows Migration Strategy and contributed to numerous RFP responses and SOWs for client projects
  • Engineered automated solutions for PC hardware refresh processes, quality assurance checks, and domain migration, optimizing operational efficiency
  • Designed the Global Hardware Refresh Process for a client with over 100,000 users across multiple regions
  • Conducted in-depth analysis of network communications using Wireshark and collaborated with networking teams to troubleshoot performance issues

Programming Languages

  • C#
  • PowerShell
  • VBScript
  • JavaScript
  • JQuery