Software Solution Engineer - SDDC

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    Corsham, Wiltshire

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Kenward

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    11 Months

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Software Solution Engineer - SDDC

Company: Global IT Consultancy

Location: Corsham

Rate: Negotiable

### Please note that this is an SC Cleared role ###

The Software Solution Engineering service supports the Software development team providing software environment subject matter expertise for the NSoIT(D) solution. The Software Solution Engineering role will see you:

  • Supervise the creation and design of software architecture elements to enable the automation and orchestration of all processes for the build and maintenance of NSoIT(D).

  • Specify and coordinate all software coding standards and practices to be used across the programme.

  • Determining the interoperability, dependencies, and interactions between platform, the software environment, and applications.

  • Determining technical requirements.

  • Developing, architecting, and documenting NSoIT(D) Intermediate Level Design (ILD) software solutions for the Development team to implement, ensuring their coherence across the NSoIT(D) solution and compliance with applicable standards and policies.

  • Working with stakeholders and the Product Management Team to develop, architect, and document technical patterns for common problems.

  • Working with the Solution Engineers to ensure that the design intent is being realised.

  • Reviewing and approving Low and Detailed Level Design (LLD and DLD) solutions and supporting artefacts.

  • Conducting product assessments for the software environment.

  • Define the specific detail of each automation solution for components of the design and implement each solution into the orchestration framework.

Essential skills, qualifications, and experience

  • Detailed understanding of software solution architectures with demonstrable experience, advanced knowledge, and understanding, of:

  • Leading the development, design, and capture of software solutions in large software defined data centre (SDDC) projects.

  • Creation of production quality code in: PowerShell, PowerCLI, PowerNSX, C#, Python, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and have experience developing against infrastructure REST APIs.

  • Writing technical requirements and producing detailed solution architectures.

  • UI/UX specification and design.

  • Microsoft Server 2012/16 based technologies such as Exchange, Skype, AD, SQL, etc.

An understanding of:

  • MOD Service management tooling and ITIL.

  • Automation orchestration of SDDC solutions such as vCenter, NSX, VDI and multi-tenancy.

  • The design and configuration of Two Factor Authentication Solutions.

  • .NET Framework and Low-Level API calls.

  • Using open source orchestration tools e.g. Ansible, Puppet, or Chef.

  • The Atlassian Toolset - JIRA, Confluence and BitBucket for delivering Agile based projects.

  • An understanding of Defence Lines of Development and MOD Capability Integration.

  • Delivering in Agile and Waterfall project management environments

Apply now and I will call you to discuss this role and your situation in more depth