Build Engineer x3

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  • Location:

    Erskine, Renfrewshire

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Liam Parsons

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Build Engineer x3

- 6 month initial contract

- based in Erskine / Must be on site

- £450 - £500 per day DOE

- outside Ir35

* Please note this is a DV cleared Position

Day to Day Responsibilities

* Develop designs within a configuration managed environment
* Build and configure software from those designs in a configuration managed environment
* Work on the individual node builds, conducting the builds of the entire infrastructure including the network stack, SAN, VM's and end-user computers
* Manage and maintain a virtualized Windows server environment

* Occasional customer site visits as required

* Preparation of environments for Testing, Integration and Engineering work

* Conduct unit testing and verify that defects have been fixed and completed
* Produce design documents and other configuration items required for the implementation
* Work effectively with other teams to achieve overall project goals
* Support internal and external meetings relevant to the role or as directed by management
* Comply with governance as directed by management
* Contribute to progress reports
* Support test and integration activities

Essential Skills

* Microsoft certification MCITP, MCSE or MCSA or equivalent.

* Experience of Microsoft Windows Server in an Enterprise Environment - installation, configuration and administration. DNS, DC Replication, DHCP, KMS, VAMT etc.

* Experience of working with VMWare environment

* Knowledge of Enterprise Storage and Anti-virus solutions

* Fault finding and diagnosis of a data centre infrastructure

* Ability to create documentation and follow documentation to the letter.

* Self-motivated, able to work without close supervision.

Desirable Skills

* Experience of working on MOD projects, preferably those in support of deployed operations.

* Knowledge of automated server builds (e.g. Radia, Altiris, and SCCM etc.)

* PowerShell scripting experience.

* Netapp/SAN admin experience.

* Basic Cisco managed switch Admin/configuration and troubleshooting

* Knowledge of DFS, SQL, Exchange, Lumension.

* HP ProLiant and Dell servers experience