Lead Technical Engineer - DV Cleared - Basingstoke

Lead Technical Engineer (Permanent)

  • Basingstoke based Lead Technical Engineer role

  • Fantastic Benefits package

  • Great Career Progression opportunities

Must currently hold live DV Clearance.

The Company:

A FTSE 500 company. In the UK some of their services include; IT consulting services, technology products, managed services, cloud-based solutions, and systems integration.


This vacancy is to cover the role of a Lead Technical Engineer advising a senior support team within the business. The candidate will act as a point of escalation for all live technical queries. The candidate will have a SME level knowledge of Active Directory and its application in large complex secure environments, and will be the escalation point for all AD queries from the subsequent teams.

The candidate must have an excellent understanding of change processes and good governance with an ability to represent the business as a Technical Lead in front of senior customers (internal/external). Ability to highlight project concerns with 4th Line/Engineering teams. The candidate will act as a senior approver for all global/domain wide AD/GPO/Directory changes. The candidate will have experience in carrying out in-depth documentation reviews and have experience organising technical responses to major IT infrastructure projects.

The candidate should have knowledge of dashboard creation and support using SCOM and have hands-on experience of supporting PKI infrastructure. The candidate must have a deep and extensive knowledge of supporting commercial server solutions including access devices such as laptops and workstations. The candidate must have experience working in secure environments. The applicants support experience should be primarily based on working from remote support sites. The candidate should have extensive experience of VMware, DHCP, DNS, WINS and Group Policy objects.

Role Purpose

Provides varied and complex technical support activities as part of service delivery provision and/or projects deployment, including installation, troubleshooting, problem resolution and maintenance. Advises customers on preventive maintenance and configuration adjustments to improve product performance and customer satisfaction. The role holder works with no supervision and is a knowledge leader with depth of specialization across a wide range of systems. They support less experienced members of the team and wider function in maintaining the availability of the IT service delivered to end users. May supervise other members of the team and act as team manager if needed.

Mandatory Skills

  • WinTel Core Systems

  • Server 2003, 2008, 2010

  • DHCP

  • WINS

  • Active Directory

  • GPO

  • Windows 7, Windows XP

  • Technical Lead experience


  • PKI, SCOM, Networking Tools (Wireshark)

Must currently hold live DV Clearance.

If you are keen on this opportunity then please apply to this advert so we can get the ball rolling from there.