Windows Server Engineer

Salary/Rate:£500 - £600 per day
Job type:Contract
Town/City:Central London
County:London
Sector:IT
Job ref:17734
Post Date:20. 06. 2024
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About the Role

GSA Techsource is currently recruiting for a Windows Server Engineer who will be working for a global financial organisation.

You will be responsible for:
  • Managing, maintaining, enhancing Microsoft Windows Server related technologies across the estate
  • Project delivery
  • Implementation of automated solutions adhering to the strategic goals within the department
Essential Skills:
  • Windows Server 2k8 / 2k12 / 2k16 / 2k19 related technologies
  • PowerShell
  • CI/CD pipelines and other automation concepts
  • Dev/Ops mentality
  • Git or other source code control software
  • Security hardening principles in line with CIS industry benchmarks.
  • Excellent knowledge of networking, storage, database and virtualisation layers.
  • Clustering and high-availability technologies
  • Replication and disaster recovery.
  • Security and auditing.
  • Excellent knowledge of data security governance and regulations such as GDPR and SOX.
  • TCP/IP Networking Protocols.
Primary responsibilities:
  • Ensure that all project/investment related workloads are delivered according to plans and defined budgets
  • Take part in the team rota including on-call and weekend working
  • Deliver against team BAU responsibilities
  • Identify savings across project & BAU activities to be implemented through automation involving a process flow of Service Now, AWX, Ansible / scripting
  • Support customer requirements through ticket-based task management as well as implementation of automation
Highly desirable:
  • Other scripting languages (batch, VBS, VBA & Python nice to haves).
  • Ansible
  • AWX / Ansible Tower
  • REST API integration
  • Service Now automation /integration
  • Good working knowledge of GitHub, Subversion and TeamCity / similar tools
  • CyberArk
  • Splunk and QRadar
  • Qualys
  • System Center implementation and management
  • Understanding of DNS
  • Nutanix HCI.
  • EMC and HDS storage arrays.
  • EMC Networker, Data Domain and IBM Tivoli Storage Manager.
You will be required to be onsite in London, 3 days a week, 2 days remote.

It is initially a 6 month contract and falls Inside IR35.

GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.

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