IT Server/Build Engineer

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    Applecross, Highlands

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    Andy Nugent

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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IT/Server Build & Test Engineer - Applecross, Scotland (Accommodation Provided) - 6 Months

My client is looking for an experienced IT/Server Build & Test Engineer for an initial 6-month contract, to be based in Applecross, Northern Scotland. The role is full time on site, with accommodation provided and a a competitive daily rate.

Outline of duties:

  • Build and test a new IT system and support ongoing trials with the customer. The individual should have a high level of practical experience building, installation and integrating IT systems. This includes working with Microsoft Server 2012 R2 and later and be able to work in a VMWare vSphere environment. It includes building Windows Servers, and the following software - Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange 2016, Microsoft SQL, Sophos ePO. Knowledge of scripting and automation products desired.


  • High level of knowledge required with Microsoft products. Must have experience working in a highly secure environment and therefore understand the level of security required when building the system.

Must have:

  • MCSA
  • Experience working within a highly secure environment
  • Good all-round skills with Microsoft products
  • Good all-round skills with VMWare products

Education and Experience:

  • MCSE/D
  • MCSA Office 365
  • Ansible (desirable)
  • EMC OneFS, Unisphere & NetWorker (desirable)
  • Graylog (desirable)
  • DV Clearance preferred.