Infrastructure Engineer

Infrastructure Engineer

£400 - £450 per day

Start ASAP

18-month Contract

SC/DV clearance

Based in Corsham

Job Description

The Jackdaw Agile Development Environment (JADE) system support engineer is required to support the existing services and infrastructure of the JADE development systems in order to ensure the platform can meets the demands of the NSoIT(D) engineering organisation, in both day to day activities and anticipating future capability needs. The role will require the JADE System support engineer to report to the JADE System Manager. The role requires a hands on approach supporting JADE, as well as providing support to the larger NSoIT(D) programme, where JADE based technologies can provide insight into new solutions.

Essential Skills

  • Experience of producing System Design documentation to a high standard and able to provide constructive feedback on other team members design work as part of the review process;

  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Windows 10 Desktop operating system;

  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Windows Server 2012R2, 2016 and 2019 server operating systems;

  • Extensive experience with Linux Server operating systems, specifically Ubuntu and CentOS/ RedHat;

  • Experience and understanding of the VMware technologies stack;

  • Detailed understanding of layer 2 and layer 3 networking principles;

  • Experience with Cisco networking appliances and use of the IOS operating system;

  • Experience with Palo Alto and Cisco Firewall appliances;

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with a proven ability to explain technical issues to a non-technical audience;

  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills to solve problems and propose new ideas;

  • Competency in MS Office Suite and Visio;

Desirable skills

  • Experience with Microsoft Server Applications (MSSQL, Exchange, Skype For Business, SharePoint, Microsoft Deployment Toolkit);

  • Delivering in Agile and Waterfall project management environments and understanding the complexities of delivering accreditation evidence in these environments.

  • Working within the public sector, preferably Defence, and ideally with Defence Digital (formerly ISS) - Knowledge and understanding of defence policy and standards, particularly JSP 440, 604;