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Server Specialist

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Sector: Infrastructure & Support
  • Date posted: 05/10/2017
  • Job reference: J375262A

Server Specialist

Milton Keynes

3 Months

£450p/d

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reporting to the IT Infrastructure Manager, the Server Specialist is responsible for populating the Configuration Management Database (CMDB) with all Configuration Items (CIs) that are under the control of the local UK subsidiary.

The requirement is to use the tools made available to establish the gap between current CMDB content and Cis that are identified through interrogation of the local IT infrastructure.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure that all local infrastructure CI are populated in the CMDB
  • Ensure that relationships between infrastructure CIs and other CI types are correct.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) preferred
  • Up to 3 years experience as a server specialist
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server and Active Directory
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Virtual Server
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Operations Manager
  • Working Knowledge of Microsoft Cluster Server
  • Working knowledge of Terminal Server Solutions e.g. Citrix
  • Working knowledge of Citrix Xen App, Xen Desktop, Provisioning Server, Edgesight, Web Interface, Access Gateway
  • Working knowledge of Appsense Environment Manager, Appsense Application Manager, Microsoft App V
  • Working knowledge of VB Script and MSI for creating application packages.
  • Awareness of Intercope FaxPlus/Open
  • Awareness of Alcatel and Genesys voice solutions
  • Awareness of anti virus products
  • Awareness of backup and recovery products
  • Awareness of electronic mail and web filtering products
  • Awareness of data communications networks
  • Awareness of firewalls and security products/protocols
  • Awareness of network security threats and how to combat them
  • Awareness of Storage Area Network (SAN) technologies
  • Awareness of Altiris Deployment and Notification Solutions
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self motivated and able to work under own initiative with minimal supervision
  • Able to take ownership of problems and issues and proactively resolve
  • Good interpersonal and negotiating skills
  • Good customer service focus
  • Good organisational skills
  • Must be a team player
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