Infrastructure Design Engineer - VMWare/Virtualisation

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  • Location:

    Corsham, Wiltshire

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    11 months +

  • Start date:

    September 2020

  • Consultant:


Infrastructure Design Engineer

+ 11 month contract
+ Corsham based NSofIT role
+ SC Cleared role
+ £500-£550 per day

Infrastructure Solution Engineer

Essential skills, qualifications, and experience
In order to deliver this service, it is essential that individuals have:
Significant demonstrable experience in:
+ Solution design of secure hardware and software solutions, demonstrating successful delivery on complex, large scale programmes utilising emerging technologies where possible.
+ Delivering against high pressure timelines and in complex organisations.
+ Conducting rational product selections against complex requirements, specifically measuring performance, cost and time.
+ Successfully running a large development team, ensuring delivery timescales are met.

In-depth experience of:
VMware's product suite including;
vSphere (ESXi/vCenter)
vRealize suite

+ Supporting infrastructure services such as DNS/DHCP/NTP
+ Hardware vendor components such HPE DL range of servers and MSA storage arrays
+ UPS and their management systems
+ Role Based Access Systems

Several years' experience in the design and delivery of:
+ Public and Private cloud architectures utilising Software Defined Datacentre (SDDC) techniques.
+ Virtualisation technologies such as VMware ESXi 6.5, vCentre 6.5, vSAN 6.5, Site Recovery Manager 8.1 and Horizon 7.4.
+ Past experience of delivering accredited secure solutions within the UK Public Sector.
+ Proven track record of implementing NCSC design patterns.
+ An understanding of Defence Lines of Development and MOD Capability Integration.
+ A firm grasp of MOD Service management tooling and ITIL.
+ Exceptional communication skills with diverse and adverse audiences.
+ Strong critical thinking and analytical skills.
+ Ability to identify risks associated with business processes, operations, information security programmes and technology projects.
+ Hold a valid Security Clearance (SC)