£450 - £500 per day
6 months ago
The primary focus of this role is to advise and assure the proposed design is conformant with vendor best practice and any security considerations.
Architecture and development of secure Hardware and Software solutions with successful delivery on complex, large scale programmes utilising emerging technologies where possible.
Strong Platform Engineering background with experience working with an Engineering team to ensure compliance.
Proven demonstrable experience operating both as a Platform Engineer and Platform Architect
Detailed knowledge and understanding of JSP and over-arching HMG policy.
Writing technical requirements and producing detailed solution architectures.
Designing and implementing secure platform solutions. This includes continuous monitoring and making improvements to those solutions.
Identity access management (IAM)
An understanding of Defence Lines of Development and MOD Capability Integration.
At least one of the following professional certifications that have been obtained within the last five years:
Windows Server certification
MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate)
MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert)
At least 3 years demonstrable hands on design of:
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2;
AD and NTFS permissions
Group Policy / SCCM (Including Security Hardening)
Microsoft Exchange up to version 2016 where possible
Voice and Video Conferencing
Skype for Business
SIP with TLS federation
Microsoft SQL Server up to version 2016 where possible
Replication and Backup Technologies
Cross-site failure and resiliency
Veeam Backup and Replication
SAN Design and Configuration
Windows 10 Deployment
Desirable Skills and Experience:
Design and configuration of Wide Area Networks, high grade encryption and DSCP traffic management.
Military Information Services such as NATO FAS, UK Base Services and MOD Business management apps.
Design and configuration of Two Factor Authentication Solutions
Automation and Orchestration technologies and principals.
Security implementations such as PKI and proxy services in line with MOD Security assurance processes.
Delivering in Agile and Waterfall project management environments
Experience with the Atlassian Toolset - JIRA, Confluence and BitBucket for delivering Agile based projects.