Wintel Engineers x 2

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  • Location:

    Derby, Derbyshire

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  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £380 - £420 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

  • Email:

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Start date:

    March 2020

  • Consultant:


Wintel Engineers x 2

+ Based onsite in Derby

+ Initial 3 month contracts - potential to go permanent

+ £380 to £420 per day

+ SC Cleared positions

Top skills:

intel (Server 2008/2012/16/19) Server Operating Systems/Windows

The Role:

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 Platform Engineer is 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



  • Wintel Server 2012/16/19

  • Active Directory

  • VMWare ESX/ESXi and associated products

  • Cloud technologies and infrastructure

  • Strong knowledge of Wintel Server Operating Systems

  • Strong troubleshooting skills

  • 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

  • ITIL- must understand principles

  • Automation principles and application


  • Scripting skills, Powershell, Python

  • Knowledge of RedHat Ansible

  • Knowledge of IBM Big Fix

  • Storage and backup principles and application

  • EMC

  • HDS

  • Netapp

  • Backup - Symantec/Veritas and common back up platform

  • Red Hat Linux