Environments Manager - MOD Environment, ITIL

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  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months +

  • Start date:

    April 2020

  • Consultant:


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

Job Responsibilities:

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