£450 - £550 per day
over 1 year ago
3 Months +
Environments Manager - MOD Environment
+ Rate: £450 - £550 per day
+ Location: Erskine
+ Clearance: UK National with SC minimum but DV (MoD) preferred. Must be able to hold and maintain DV clearance
+ Must have a strong technical background - Microsoft, VMware and Citrix
The role will require you to manage the following:
Implementation of technical updates on the systems complying with the service requirements and methodology.
Work with other members to ensure that environments are available to develop and test projects.
Work within the operational framework to provide assistance with operations of the production environments.
Ensure environments documented and procedures to facilitate ongoing environment operations.
Manage and coordinate the interdependencies between system maintenance / patching
Preparing and reviewing the environment strategy which considers risks in relation to stability and resilience
Management of system licencing, hardware maintenance, asset management, etc as required across the environment
Engages in technical problem solving across multiple technologies; often needs to develop new methods to apply to the situation.
Refreshing and configuring production-like non-production environments maintaining baseline and assisting with resolving infrastructure related production issues
Skills and Requirements:
Knowledge and experience of the following is essential:
Extensive technical knowledge - needs to be intimately familiar with technologies such as Microsoft, VMware and Citrix. They will also need to have experience with storage area networks, firewalls, routers, Databases and more.
ITIL qualified and experienced (change management, problem management, etc)
Must be able to support technical discussions within the organisation.
Management and provisioning of environments.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills required
Commercially astute and good problem-solving skills
7+ years working in the management of environment infrastructure
Experience of managing secure environments and working with SoC