Senior Infrastucture Wintel Engineer

  • Job ref:

    CDI - 1201220_1671020434

  • Location:

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Software Development

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £750 per day

  • Contact:

    Ciaran Digney

  • Email:

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Start date:


Job title: Lead Infrastructure Engineer - Wintel

Contract: 6 Months+

Location: Hemel Hempstead

Rate: £750 per day inside ir35

DV Clearance is required for this role

I am working with one of the leading IT Systems Integrators within the UK defence and central government sector, looking to grow their secure infrastructure team for a newly won 9 year programme!

  • Be responsible for designing a greenfield multi-site platform based upon Microsoft Window Server and Client Operating Systems and the VMware / vSphere Hypervisor
  • Produce and maintain design artefacts, such as but not limited to Low-Level Designs, Release Notes, Platform Services related fail-over / disaster recovery instruction
  • Document new procedures and review/update as required thought the delivery
  • Be the main point of contact (PoC) for all platform related matters
  • Manage Platform Services deployments through multiple product life-cycle environments, from development to test and reference, through to the mission-critical production system
  • Liaise with MoD departments and 3rd party suppliers in order to resolve issues relating to the projects Platform Services in all areas that fall within the scope of the contract.

Essential Skills/Experience

  • Skilled in the design and deployment of high-availability VMware-Based v7.x Virtual environments (ESXi and vCenter), including applying security hardening policies
  • Experience in backup restore and disaster recovery models
  • Strong hands-on experience in designing and deploying Microsoft Active Directory domains, including Federation Services (ADFS) and Certificate Services (ADCS)
  • Skill in the design of Active Directory solutions, including the deployment and management of Active Directory Group policies and applying NCSC baseline guidance policy sets
  • Experience in the deployment and configuration of Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
  • Experienced in the use of Microsoft Event Management and Orchestration products, such as System Centre Operations Manager (SCOM) and System Center Orchestration (SCORCH)

If you are interested in this role or wish to apply, please feel free to reply to his advert or call me on 01737 821029 or 07766 512829

Many thanks,