Wintel Engineer

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  • Location:

    Erskine, Renfrewshire

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £475 per day

  • Contact:

    Liam Parsons

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 months

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Wintel Engineer

- Based in Erskine / must be on site

- 4 month initial contract

- outside IR35

- £450 - £475 per day DOE

* Please note this is a DV Cleared role

Job Description

This role is suitable for an engineer with broad experience of Wintel server technologies and services, and virtualization technologies including VMWare.

The primary purpose of the Wintel Engineer (WSUS experience helpful) - Provide 2nd & 3rd line support and to work within the Project Delivery Cloud and Platform Team to perform a range of tasks including Wintel Build and design, request/change and project work.


Troubleshooting / provide solution(s) to system and project problems, diagnose and solve hardware/software problems

Administering and managing Active Directory and domains

Participation in server builds

Participation in service migrations

Consultancy with other lines of service

Operational Readiness activities

Pro-active problem identification and resolution

Coordinating with other lines of services and Project Management personnel ensuring that targets are never missed

Provide input into design documents

Preparation and/or review of service documentation


Strong knowledge of Wintel Server Operating Systems - Wintel Server 2008/2012/16/19

Active Directory

VMWare ESX/ESXi and associated products

Sys Admin & CMDB skills

WSUS & Other patching tool knowledge

Working knowledge of SAN configuration

Good working knowledge hardware platforms

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Knowledge of monitoring alerting, logging and status messages

Fundamental networking knowledge - IP, DNS, IP routing, network address translation etc.

Strong troubleshooting skills and experience with Windows Server operating systems


Scripting skills, Powershell, Python

SCCM Knowledge