Infrastructure Engineer

  • Newbury
  • £450 - £550 
  • Contract

Infrastructure Engineer

Location: Aldermaston

Duration: 3-6 months initially

Pay: £450/550

Clearance: DV is mandatory

Our client are seeking a DV Cleared infrastructure engineer to engage with their defence customer. The successful candidate will be required to provide day to day support and management of hosting platform and virtual servers.

You will be working as part of a team of technical specialists providing service support and taking part in project work as requested and monitoring platforms and servers - addressing issues raised and ensuring the SLAs are met.

Essential Experience:

  • Relevant working experience of 3-5 years in infrastructure management
  • Operating system support skills (Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2/2016 and Windows 7.1, 8 and 10 with a working knowledge of domains and AD) including fault diagnosis and fix, experience of hardware fault diagnosis and working with vendors to resolve hardware and software issues
  • Patching and antivirus updates
  • Working knowledge of Networking principles including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, NTP · Working knowledge of DELL Storage technologies
  • Working knowledge of VMware virtualisation 6.x - managing a virtual server estate, fault diagnosis, creating VMs, VM templates, virtual networking and security, VM backup/snapshot and recovery, VMware patching and maintenance activities
  • Working in a secure client environment including knowledge of end point security, application security and encryption technologies
  • Working knowledge of PKI Infrastructure including IEEE 802.1X Network Access Control
  • Working knowledge of Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop 7.x including Netscalers

Desirable Experience:

  • Familiarity with converged or hyper-converged infrastructure systems
  • Working knowledge of Network Switch configuration (Juniper)
  • Microsoft and/or VMware certification
  • Microsoft application/component knowledge - MS Exchange 2013-2016, IIS, SCOM 2016, AD including CA and group policy, MS SharePoint and MS SQL Server 2016, Skype for Business 2015.
  • Familiarity with Ivanti Endpoint Security,
  • Microsoft desktop and desktop virtualisation (MDT) · Familiarity with EMC Networker 9.x.
  • Familiarity with Clearswift Gateway Products.

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