IT Infrastructure Engineer (SC Cleared)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £450.00 - £550.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    James.Cook@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    097886896867_1591791274

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6+ Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-22

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Our Central Government client requires an experienced IT Infrastructure Engineer to contribute to new and ongoing projects in the department:

  • The current Windows 10 rollout on a Citrix Xendesktop/XenApp environment using Ivanti Appsense, including troubleshooting of issues
  • A new project to implement Office 365 (with MS teams & Intune)
  • Providing support to the organisation infrastructure, including regular patching work

The role will involve:

  • Conducting Administration of VMware, Citrix, Exchange, Active Directory, Group Policies and Microsoft Core Services.
  • Conducting Administration of SAN Storage and Backup Solutions
  • Creating and deployment of software packages
  • Providing 3rd line technical support in an ITIL service desk environment
  • Conducting proactive maintenance and monitoring of all IT systems
  • Utilising technical skills and experience to resolve new or unforeseen problems
  • Ensuring IT documentation is kept up to date and accurate

Experience

  • Solid experience of working with virtualisation technologies (VMware/Citrix)
  • Security and patching management of Microsoft servers and desktops
  • Experience with IT monitoring systems. (e.g. Solarwinds)
  • Office365 deployment desirable
  • Supporting financial applications (e.g. Bloomberg, Reuters, Swift)

Knowledge

  • VMware certification desirable
  • MCP desirable


Skills

  • Good problem solving and analytical skills required
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written

IT Infrastructure Engineer (SC Cleared), Citrix, Xen Desktop, XenApp, Ivanti, Appsense, 365, Windows, VMWare, Exchange, Active Directory, SAN, Backup, Security Cleared, DV, Vetted, MS Teams, Microsoft, ITIL, Solarwinds, Bloomberg, Reuters, Swift, MCP, VCP,