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Systems Engineer - Win 2003, 2012R2 Server, AD

Job Title: Systems Engineer - Win 2003, 2012R2 Server, AD
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stoke
Industry:
Salary: £300 - £340 per day - OUTSIDE IR35
Start Date: May 2018
Duration: 3 - 6 Months initially
REF: JD/C/17636
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email: jackie.dean@gsatechsource.com
Job Published: 10 days ago

Job Description

Senior Systems Engineer required for 3 – 6 months initially in Stoke to assist with the development, maintenance and support of a diverse IT infrastructure. 

 

This role can also be based out Birmingham.

 

Role will include:

- ensuring the availability, integrity and performance of systems through a process of continual improvement

- design, integration, testing and documentation of new technologies 

- liaising with 3rd parties to design and implement strategies to deliver infrastructure services

- escalation point for any issues highlighted by the IT Service Delivery Team, ensuring timely resolution

- direct communication with customers to manage expectations

- ensuring the availability, integrity and performance of IT infrastructure

- pro-actively review the IT infrastructure to identify areas for improvement

- maintaining documentation of IT infrastructure and associated processes

- working with IT Support Team to resolve issues

- design and provision IT solutions to support Group strategy, including supporting documentation

- assist both Database and Software Development Teams as required

- adhering to and ensuring the enforcement of all Group policies

- assist in the review and amendment of Group information security policies

- create and maintain documentation, including systems configuration, processes, test and project plans

- timely escalation of issues to IT Operations Manager.

 

Skills & Experience 

- Proven experience and understanding of Windows 2003 - 2012R2 Server core services and Active Directory management (including Group Policy, login scripts and roles)

- Experience of VMWare, including maintenance and provisioning

- Experience of installation and supporting of Microsoft Exchange (2003 onwards) including Office 365

- Excellent working knowledge of core networking services - e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, RDP, SNMP, LDAP, Kerberos

- Networking skills – e.g. switching, routing, VLANs, PoE, WLAN, MPLS

- NAS / SAN storage infrastructures

- Strong analytical and problem solving ability

- IT related Degree and/or Microsoft certifications - MSCE, MCITP

- Knowledge of Avaya telephony systems an advantage.

- Ability to manage conflicting priorities, multitask and meet deadlines

- Ability to analyse complex technical landscapes and evaluate technical solutions

- Proven ability to produce high quality deliverables in terms of content and presentation

 

Our client is interviewing next week – please apply today for an immediate response! 

This role can also be based out Birmingham.

 

Role will include:

- ensuring the availability, integrity and performance of systems through a process of continual improvement

- design, integration, testing and documentation of new technologies

- liaising with 3rd parties to design and implement strategies to deliver infrastructure services

- escalation point for any issues highlighted by the IT Service Delivery Team, ensuring timely resolution

- direct communication with customers to manage expectations

- ensuring the availability, integrity and performance of IT infrastructure

- pro-actively review the IT infrastructure to identify areas for improvement

- maintaining documentation of IT infrastructure and associated processes

- working with IT Support Team to resolve issues

- design and provision IT solutions to support Group strategy, including supporting documentation

- assist both Database and Software Development Teams as required

- adhering to and ensuring the enforcement of all Group policies

- assist in the review and amendment of Group information security policies

- create and maintain documentation, including systems configuration, processes, test and project plans

- timely escalation of issues to IT Operations Manager.

 

Skills & Experience

 

- Proven experience and understanding of Windows 2003 - 2012R2 Server core services and Active Directory management (including Group Policy, login scripts and roles)

- Experience of VMWare, including maintenance and provisioning

- Experience of installation and supporting of Microsoft Exchange (2003 onwards) including Office 365

- Excellent working knowledge of core networking services - e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, RDP, SNMP, LDAP, Kerberos

- Networking skills – e.g. switching, routing, VLANs, PoE, WLAN, MPLS

- NAS / SAN storage infrastructures

- Strong analytical and problem solving ability

- IT related Degree and/or Microsoft certifications - MSCE, MCITP

- Knowledge of Avaya telephony systems an advantage.

- Ability to manage conflicting priorities, multitask and meet deadlines

- Ability to analyse complex technical landscapes and evaluate technical solutions

- Proven ability to produce high quality deliverables in terms of content and presentation

 

Our client is interviewing next week – please apply today for an immediate response!



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