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High rate for NetScaler in UK

NOC Engineer / Network Engineer - Cisco, Checkpoint 400-425

2 days ago
Comtecs Ltd - Crawley, UK


Network Engineer / NOC Engineer / Network Analyst - MPLS, LAN, WAN, VoIP, Cisco, Cisco Nexus, Checkpoint, NetScaler. Permanent, Crawley, West Sussex, £400 - 425p/day (On Experience).

Network Engineer / NOC Engineer / Network Analyst required by global organisation to provide both project delivery and BAU support for the global data network infrastructure in both business and datacentre environments. You will focus on the support of the MPLS network based on Cisco data networking technologies (routing, switching, streaming and security) and Checkpoint Firewalls across the global enterprise consisting of LAN, WAN, VLAN and Voice/Video Conferencing technologies.

Due to the urgency of this contract you will need to be available to interview next week and be available to start immediately or within 1-2 weeks' notice, maximum.

Working within a team, based in the datacentre, the Network Engineer / NOC Engineer will monitor and support existing Cisco based data network infrastructure resolving issues relating to LAN/WAN/VLAN/VPN across the MPLS and critically datacentre technologies such as NetScaler for load balancing and other technologies for packet shaping across the enterprise. You will play a key role ongoing BAU support and security of the networks employed across the European and global enterprise with additional project delivery experience to improve the network infrastructure as required

The successful Network Engineer / NOC Engineer will have gained experience in both design/delivery and BAU support of enterprise level data networks (based on Cisco technology and Checkpoint Firewalls). You will be able to provide input towards LAN/WAN/MPLS/VoIP/Load Balancing (NetScaler) and all related data centre technologies and protocols. You will seek to become involved with architectural and network design but be able to provide expertise in BAU. Security considerations will also form a major part of this role.

The successful candidate will possess excellent organisation and communication skills and ideally hold CCNA/CCNP/CCDP/CCIE or similar qualification - not essential. Commercial experience as NOC Engineer in a medium to large-scale (500 - 1000 - 10,000 users) environment across multiple locations/sites in the UK or ideally EMEA/Global enterprise is of greater importance. Any experience gained with Load Balancing technologies such as Netscaler, F5, Riverbed etc would be a distinct advantage.

You may have been working for an ISP or hosting company such as Rackspace or Liquidweb or alternatively within a similar high traffic volume environment such as Eurosport, BBC, Virgin Media or alternatively for a global banking, insurance or media organisation and be looking to find a role which will cover all core elements of BAU support and project work across the Cisco Data Network / Network Operations Centre (NOC) environment.

Easily commutable from Croydon, Surrey; Brighton, East Sussex or South West London (45 Minutes from Victoria or Clapham Junction).

High rate for NetScaler in UK

NOC Engineer / Network Engineer - Cisco, Checkpoint 400-425

3 days ago
Comtecs Ltd - Crawley, UK


Network Engineer / NOC Engineer / Network Analyst - MPLS, LAN, WAN, VoIP, Cisco, Cisco Nexus, Checkpoint, NetScaler. Permanent, Crawley, West Sussex, £400 - 425p/day (On Experience).

Network Engineer / NOC Engineer / Network Analyst required by global organisation to provide both project delivery and BAU support for the global data network infrastructure in both business and datacentre environments. You will focus on the support of the MPLS network based on Cisco data networking technologies (routing, switching, streaming and security) and Checkpoint Firewalls across the global enterprise consisting of LAN, WAN, VLAN and Voice/Video Conferencing technologies.

Due to the urgency of this contract you will need to be available to interview next week and be available to start immediately or within 1-2 weeks' notice, maximum.

Working within a team, based in the datacentre, the Network Engineer / NOC Engineer will monitor and support existing Cisco based data network infrastructure resolving issues relating to LAN/WAN/VLAN/VPN across the MPLS and critically datacentre technologies such as NetScaler for load balancing and other technologies for packet shaping across the enterprise. You will play a key role ongoing BAU support and security of the networks employed across the European and global enterprise with additional project delivery experience to improve the network infrastructure as required

The successful Network Engineer / NOC Engineer will have gained experience in both design/delivery and BAU support of enterprise level data networks (based on Cisco technology and Checkpoint Firewalls). You will be able to provide input towards LAN/WAN/MPLS/VoIP/Load Balancing (NetScaler) and all related data centre technologies and protocols. You will seek to become involved with architectural and network design but be able to provide expertise in BAU. Security considerations will also form a major part of this role.

The successful candidate will possess excellent organisation and communication skills and ideally hold CCNA/CCNP/CCDP/CCIE or similar qualification - not essential. Commercial experience as NOC Engineer in a medium to large-scale (500 - 1000 - 10,000 users) environment across multiple locations/sites in the UK or ideally EMEA/Global enterprise is of greater importance. Any experience gained with Load Balancing technologies such as Netscaler, F5, Riverbed etc would be a distinct advantage.

You may have been working for an ISP or hosting company such as Rackspace or Liquidweb or alternatively within a similar high traffic volume environment such as Eurosport, BBC, Virgin Media or alternatively for a global banking, insurance or media organisation and be looking to find a role which will cover all core elements of BAU support and project work across the Cisco Data Network / Network Operations Centre (NOC) environment.

Easily commutable from Croydon, Surrey; Brighton, East Sussex or South West London (45 Minutes from Victoria or Clapham Junction).

Citrix Engineer (Contract)

4 days ago
VANRATH - Belfast, UK

My client is looking for a Citrix Engineer (Contract) to be part of their Virtualization and Automation team, where you will be responsible for the installation, configuration, operation, application publishing, training, monitoring and day to day support of our various Citrix VDI environments.

The Citrix Engineer (Contract) will focus on maintaining high availability, performance and security of XenApp/XenDesktop and NetScaler infrastructure, but you will also help support their Vmware infrastructure for day to day operations as required.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Management and deployment of Citrix Xenapp/XenDesktop 7.6 LTSR or higher, NetScaler, Storefront, Delivery Controllers and associated components
  • Level 1 – 3 support of our various Citrix VDI environments
  • Publish proprietary applications to XenApp and perform upgrades as necessary
  • Upgrade and patch Citrix environment and associated components as required
  • Manage and maintain all Citrix related GPOs
  • Automate, facilitate, manage virtualized workloads using Vmware technologies
  • Operate in a small, dedicated, focused global team
  • Operate in a very entrepreneurial manner with extreme customer focus
  • Automate provisioning, deployment and configuration of virtual desktop infrastructure
  • Proactive monitoring and administration of VDI infrastructure
  • Improve VDI infrastructure and processes for higher levels of availability and scalability
  • Co-develop solutions with the business groups/development teams
  • Act as a liaison between our customers and support teams
  • Ensure that customer deployed environments are secure and consistent.

REMUNERATION
£375 – £450 a day

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Contract or Temporary IT job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Orla Fitzsimons in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250

Considering Contracting? Book in for an informal 1-2-1 during our ‘Contractor Info. Afternoons’, held every Wednesday & Friday. Our Contractor Experts, Orla Fitzsimons and Russell Kennedy, are here to help with your questions and discuss opportunities.

Job Reference: ORF152Cit_1550233629

Salary: £375 - £450 per day

Salary per: Day

Job Duration:

Job Start Date:

Job Type: Contract

Job Location: Greater Belfast

Job Industry: Infrastructure Support

Job Skill: Netscaler, Citrix Contract, Citrix Engineer, Citrix, IT contract, XenApp, XenDesktop

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Citrix Engineer (Contract)

8 days ago
VANRATH - Belfast, UK

My client is lookign for a Citrix Engineer (Contract) to be part of their Virtualization and Automation team, where you will be responsible for the installation, configuration, operation, application publishing, training, monitoring and day to day support of our various Citrix VDI environments.

The Citrix Engineer (Contract) will focus on maintaining high availability, performance and security of XenApp/XenDesktop and NetScaler infrastructure, but you will also help support their Vmware infrastructure for day to day operations as required.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Management and deployment of Citrix Xenapp/XenDesktop 7.6 LTSR or higher, NetScaler, Storefront, Delivery Controllers and associated components
  • Level 1 – 3 support of our various Citrix VDI environments
  • Publish proprietary applications to XenApp and perform upgrades as necessary
  • Upgrade and patch Citrix environment and associated components as required
  • Manage and maintain all Citrix related GPOs
  • Automate, facilitate, manage virtualized workloads using Vmware technologies
  • Operate in a small, dedicated, focused global team
  • Operate in a very entrepreneurial manner with extreme customer focus
  • Automate provisioning, deployment and configuration of virtual desktop infrastructure
  • Proactive monitoring and administration of VDI infrastructure
  • Improve VDI infrastructure and processes for higher levels of availability and scalability
  • Co-develop solutions with the business groups/development teams
  • Act as a liaison between our customers and support teams
  • Ensure that customer deployed environments are secure and consistent.

REMUNERATION
£375 – £450 a day

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Contract or Temporary IT job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Orla Fitzsimons in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250

Considering Contracting? Book in for an informal 1-2-1 during our ‘Contractor Info. Afternoons’, held every Wednesday & Friday. Our Contractor Experts, Orla Fitzsimons and Russell Kennedy, are here to help with your questions and discuss opportunities.

Job Reference: ORF132Cit_1550078722

Salary: £375 - £450 per day

Salary per: Day

Job Duration:

Job Start Date:

Job Type: Contract

Job Location: Greater Belfast

Job Industry: Infrastructure Support

Job Skill: Citrix Contract, Netscaler, Citrix Engineer, Citrix, IT contract, XenApp, XenDesktop

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3rd Line Support Engineer

10 days ago
Network IT - Southampton International Airport, UK
3rd Line Support Engineer

3rd Line Support Engineer – My client is looking for a 3rd Line Support Engineer to join their customer support function.

The 3rd Line Support Engineer will be managing incidents elevated from the 2nd Line Support.

The 3rd Line Support Engineer will be highly experienced in providing this level of support across a wide selection of technologies.

The 3rd Line Support Engineer – will have the majority of the below skills:

Active Directory Group Policy

Exchange 2007 to 2017

Switching Routing across VLANS, firewalls VPNS and Cisco IOS.

Citrix XenApp – Netscaler

Windows Server 2008 – 2016

System Imaging

The Encryption of Anti-Virus software such as Windows Deployment Centre – Norton – Sophos – Bitlocker.

Any experience of SQL queries would be beneficial.

The 3rd Line Support Engineer role will be for an initial period of 3 months.
Remote contract

Project Engineer - Remote

15 days ago
360 Recruitment - Hertfordshire, UK

360 Recruitment are a specialist IT recruiter, currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading Managed Service Providers as a Project Engineer on an initial 3-month contract.

Role:

Project Engineer

Salary:

£400 - £500 per day

Location:

Predominately remote based role with some travel to client sites across the UK as and when required.

Flexible on locations - Dorset, Hampshire, Watford, Milton Keynes, Manchester and Leeds.

Type:

Contract - 3 months initially, with discussion thereafter.

The Purpose of the Project Engineer:

The Project Engineer will be responsible for designing and delivering IT infrastructure solutions on time and within budget. To be successful in this role you will need experience of leading the deployment of concurrent, complex, multi-technology infrastructure solutions to be able to deliver a project portfolio for our client's customers.

You will be expected to work closely with other departments, taking on responsibility for the detailed design of complex customer solutions for new and existing customers and illustrating a broad understanding of infrastructure technologies.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Achieve 100% utilisation and customer billing
  • Ensure the effective deployment of infrastructure solutions both on time and within budget
  • Build relationships with key project stakeholders and other technical resources
  • Coach team members to ensure that the knowledge, understanding, and importance of operational structure, processes and information systems compliance is clearly understood and bought into by more junior and/or less experienced members of the function

Skills and Experience:

  • A technical consultant experienced in leading the deployment of concurrent complex multi-technology infrastructure solutions
  • Customer facing experience with excellent written & verbal skills
  • A track record of successful technical delivery and of developing and maintaining relationships
  • Knowledge of ticketing & time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or similar service management system
  • An understanding of the managed services environment is an advantage
  • Has knowledge of ticketing and time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or a similar service management system
  • Is responsive and follows through on agreed actions and commitments
  • Has exceptional documentation skills, adapting style from asset capture through to design documentation and sales proposals
  • Prioritises workload effectively to ensure deadlines are met and customers are delighted
  • Balances technical possibility with operational supportability and the financial impact of the decisions they make
  • Has strong persuasive skills and the ability to share a common goal, gaining buy-in and commitment from peers and management across the business
  • Can troubleshoot complex technical problems in the related technical competency areas
  • Is commercially strong with demonstrable customer management skills

Technologies:

  • Citrix: XenApp / XenDesktop / XenMobile / Netscaler
  • Microsoft: Windows / Server / OS / AD / ADFS / SQL / SCCM / O365 / Exchange
  • EMC: VNX SAN / DR / RecoverPoint
  • Fortinet: Fortigate firewalls (across the range) / Analyser / FortiMail
  • Cisco: Routing & Switching / ASA
  • HP: Routing & Switching / Aruba
  • Backup technologies / Symantec / Veeam / Carbonite SecureVault
  • Anti-virus technologies / Kaspersky / Trend
  • Virtualisation: VMware / Hyper-V / Zerto
  • Hardware installs: Routers / switches / WAP’s / Firewalls / Servers / UPS
  • Enterprise mail & data migrations
  • IaaS / BaaS / DaaS

If this sounds like the right role for you then please send your CV to [email protected]

Remote contract

Project Engineer - Remote

16 days ago
360 Recruitment - Dorset, UK

360 Recruitment are a specialist IT recruiter, currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading Managed Service Providers as a Project Engineer on an initial 3-month contract.

Role:

Project Engineer

Salary:

£400 - £500 per day

Location:

Predominately remote based role with some travel to client sites across the UK as and when required.

Flexible on locations - Dorset, Hampshire, Watford, Milton Keynes, Manchester and Leeds.

Type:

Contract - 3 months initially, with discussion thereafter.

The Purpose of the Project Engineer:

The Project Engineer will be responsible for designing and delivering IT infrastructure solutions on time and within budget. To be successful in this role you will need experience of leading the deployment of concurrent, complex, multi-technology infrastructure solutions to be able to deliver a project portfolio for our client's customers.

You will be expected to work closely with other departments, taking on responsibility for the detailed design of complex customer solutions for new and existing customers and illustrating a broad understanding of infrastructure technologies.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Achieve 100% utilisation and customer billing
  • Ensure the effective deployment of infrastructure solutions both on time and within budget
  • Build relationships with key project stakeholders and other technical resources
  • Coach team members to ensure that the knowledge, understanding, and importance of operational structure, processes and information systems compliance is clearly understood and bought into by more junior and/or less experienced members of the function

Skills and Experience:

  • A technical consultant experienced in leading the deployment of concurrent complex multi-technology infrastructure solutions
  • Customer facing experience with excellent written & verbal skills
  • A track record of successful technical delivery and of developing and maintaining relationships
  • Knowledge of ticketing & time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or similar service management system
  • An understanding of the managed services environment is an advantage
  • Has knowledge of ticketing and time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or a similar service management system
  • Is responsive and follows through on agreed actions and commitments
  • Has exceptional documentation skills, adapting style from asset capture through to design documentation and sales proposals
  • Prioritises workload effectively to ensure deadlines are met and customers are delighted
  • Balances technical possibility with operational supportability and the financial impact of the decisions they make
  • Has strong persuasive skills and the ability to share a common goal, gaining buy-in and commitment from peers and management across the business
  • Can troubleshoot complex technical problems in the related technical competency areas
  • Is commercially strong with demonstrable customer management skills

Technologies:

  • Citrix: XenApp / XenDesktop / XenMobile / Netscaler
  • Microsoft: Windows / Server / OS / AD / ADFS / SQL / SCCM / O365 / Exchange
  • EMC: VNX SAN / DR / RecoverPoint
  • Fortinet: Fortigate firewalls (across the range) / Analyser / FortiMail
  • Cisco: Routing & Switching / ASA
  • HP: Routing & Switching / Aruba
  • Backup technologies / Symantec / Veeam / Carbonite SecureVault
  • Anti-virus technologies / Kaspersky / Trend
  • Virtualisation: VMware / Hyper-V / Zerto
  • Hardware installs: Routers / switches / WAP’s / Firewalls / Servers / UPS
  • Enterprise mail & data migrations
  • IaaS / BaaS / DaaS

If this sounds like the right role for you then please send your CV to [email protected]

Remote contract

Project Engineer - Remote

16 days ago
360 Recruitment - Milton Keynes, UK

360 Recruitment are a specialist IT recruiter, currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading Managed Service Providers as a Project Engineer on an initial 3-month contract.

Role:

Project Engineer

Salary:

£400 - £500 per day

Location:

Predominately remote based role with some travel to client sites across the UK as and when required.

Flexible on locations - Dorset, Hampshire, Watford, Milton Keynes, Manchester and Leeds.

Type:

Contract - 3 months initially, with discussion thereafter.

The Purpose of the Project Engineer:

The Project Engineer will be responsible for designing and delivering IT infrastructure solutions on time and within budget. To be successful in this role you will need experience of leading the deployment of concurrent, complex, multi-technology infrastructure solutions to be able to deliver a project portfolio for our client's customers.

You will be expected to work closely with other departments, taking on responsibility for the detailed design of complex customer solutions for new and existing customers and illustrating a broad understanding of infrastructure technologies.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Achieve 100% utilisation and customer billing
  • Ensure the effective deployment of infrastructure solutions both on time and within budget
  • Build relationships with key project stakeholders and other technical resources
  • Coach team members to ensure that the knowledge, understanding, and importance of operational structure, processes and information systems compliance is clearly understood and bought into by more junior and/or less experienced members of the function

Skills and Experience:

  • A technical consultant experienced in leading the deployment of concurrent complex multi-technology infrastructure solutions
  • Customer facing experience with excellent written & verbal skills
  • A track record of successful technical delivery and of developing and maintaining relationships
  • Knowledge of ticketing & time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or similar service management system
  • An understanding of the managed services environment is an advantage
  • Has knowledge of ticketing and time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or a similar service management system
  • Is responsive and follows through on agreed actions and commitments
  • Has exceptional documentation skills, adapting style from asset capture through to design documentation and sales proposals
  • Prioritises workload effectively to ensure deadlines are met and customers are delighted
  • Balances technical possibility with operational supportability and the financial impact of the decisions they make
  • Has strong persuasive skills and the ability to share a common goal, gaining buy-in and commitment from peers and management across the business
  • Can troubleshoot complex technical problems in the related technical competency areas
  • Is commercially strong with demonstrable customer management skills

Technologies:

  • Citrix: XenApp / XenDesktop / XenMobile / Netscaler
  • Microsoft: Windows / Server / OS / AD / ADFS / SQL / SCCM / O365 / Exchange
  • EMC: VNX SAN / DR / RecoverPoint
  • Fortinet: Fortigate firewalls (across the range) / Analyser / FortiMail
  • Cisco: Routing & Switching / ASA
  • HP: Routing & Switching / Aruba
  • Backup technologies / Symantec / Veeam / Carbonite SecureVault
  • Anti-virus technologies / Kaspersky / Trend
  • Virtualisation: VMware / Hyper-V / Zerto
  • Hardware installs: Routers / switches / WAP’s / Firewalls / Servers / UPS
  • Enterprise mail & data migrations
  • IaaS / BaaS / DaaS

If this sounds like the right role for you then please send your CV to [email protected]

Remote contract

Project Engineer - Remote

16 days ago
360 Recruitment - Greater Manchester, UK

360 Recruitment are a specialist IT recruiter, currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading Managed Service Providers as a Project Engineer on an initial 3-month contract.

Role:

Project Engineer

Salary:

£400 - £500 per day

Location:

Predominately remote based role with some travel to client sites across the UK as and when required.

Type:

Contract - 3 months initially, with discussion thereafter.

The Purpose of the Project Engineer:

The Project Engineer will be responsible for designing and delivering IT infrastructure solutions on time and within budget. To be successful in this role you will need experience of leading the deployment of concurrent, complex, multi-technology infrastructure solutions to be able to deliver a project portfolio for our client's customers.

You will be expected to work closely with other departments, taking on responsibility for the detailed design of complex customer solutions for new and existing customers and illustrating a broad understanding of infrastructure technologies.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Achieve 100% utilisation and customer billing
  • Ensure the effective deployment of infrastructure solutions both on time and within budget
  • Build relationships with key project stakeholders and other technical resources
  • Coach team members to ensure that the knowledge, understanding, and importance of operational structure, processes and information systems compliance is clearly understood and bought into by more junior and/or less experienced members of the function

Skills and Experience:

  • A technical consultant experienced in leading the deployment of concurrent complex multi-technology infrastructure solutions
  • Customer facing experience with excellent written & verbal skills
  • A track record of successful technical delivery and of developing and maintaining relationships
  • Knowledge of ticketing & time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or similar service management system
  • An understanding of the managed services environment is an advantage
  • Has knowledge of ticketing and time entry creation elements of ServiceNow or a similar service management system
  • Is responsive and follows through on agreed actions and commitments
  • Has exceptional documentation skills, adapting style from asset capture through to design documentation and sales proposals
  • Prioritises workload effectively to ensure deadlines are met and customers are delighted
  • Balances technical possibility with operational supportability and the financial impact of the decisions they make
  • Has strong persuasive skills and the ability to share a common goal, gaining buy-in and commitment from peers and management across the business
  • Can troubleshoot complex technical problems in the related technical competency areas
  • Is commercially strong with demonstrable customer management skills

Technologies:

  • Citrix: XenApp / XenDesktop / XenMobile / Netscaler
  • Microsoft: Windows / Server / OS / AD / ADFS / SQL / SCCM / O365 / Exchange
  • EMC: VNX SAN / DR / RecoverPoint
  • Fortinet: Fortigate firewalls (across the range) / Analyser / FortiMail
  • Cisco: Routing & Switching / ASA
  • HP: Routing & Switching / Aruba
  • Backup technologies / Symantec / Veeam / Carbonite SecureVault
  • Anti-virus technologies / Kaspersky / Trend
  • Virtualisation: VMware / Hyper-V / Zerto
  • Hardware installs: Routers / switches / WAP’s / Firewalls / Servers / UPS
  • Enterprise mail & data migrations
  • IaaS / BaaS / DaaS

If this sounds like the right role for you then please send your CV to [email protected]

High rate for NetScaler in UK

Infrastructure Architect

21 days ago
Search Consultancy - Edinburgh, UK

The Infrastructure Architecture role is to join a team of Infrastructure Architects who are responsible for global infrastructure design, standards and governance. The successful candidate should have a broad technical knowledge and be able to produce designs as well as peer review in-depth technical solutions.
You will have a strong background in infrastructure and be comfortable translating business requirements into infrastructure solutions with scalability, security and resilience in mind. You should always be looking to improve process and solutions whilst ensuring consistency in aligning with the clients architecture principles.
You will have a genuine passion for technology, keeping yourself informed with industry trends and be comfortable constructively challenging decisions.
This role will be based in Edinburgh and you will report to the Head of Infrastructure & Technology Architecture.

Responsibilities
* Ownership of infrastructure solutions, turning requirements into detailed designs through requirements analysis and working closely with Solutions Architects
* Own all infrastructure and non-functional aspects for designs
* Detailed solution analysis with options presentation in conjunction with other members of the architecture team
* Ensure designs and technical architecture changes are approved via the appropriate deisgn governance boards, e.g. Infrastructure Design Authority
* Evaluation and recommendation of software, solutions and toolsets
* Adopt industry best practices and methodologies in the proposed solutions
* Development of the right and appropriate documentation at both business and technical level
* Identifying, recommending and delivering opportunities for improvement to enhance quality, efficiency and effectiveness of deliverables
* Stakeholder management

General Skills
* Creation of high level and low level solution designs
* Creation of roadmaps and blueprints
* Highly motivated, with a 'can do' attitude with a keen attention to detail
* Good communicator across all levels and can translate technical challenges to the lay person
* Conduct research into issues and technologies as required
* Good presentation and stakeholder management skills
* Experience of architectural frmaeworks, e.g. TOGAF / CISSP / Agile / SCRUM / Zachman / ITIL
Required Skills
Candidates should be able to demonstrate that they have previously worked on large-scale projects with a focus on the following technical areas:
* Strong Server, Compute and Virtualisation technologies
* Storage technologies, including SAN architecture/design
* Network, firewall and lod balancing Design considerations
* End User Computing/Workplace technologies with specific exposure to VDI
* Design-level understanding of SQL Server RDBMS resilience models
* Exposure to hype-scale Public Cloud capabilities, e.g. Microsoft Azure

Additional Technical Skills - Not all are mandatory
The candidate should have broad infrastructure knowledge across multiple technology disciplines and be able to apply experience to solutions. Technology exposure across multiple of the below areas:
End User Computing/Workplace Technologies:
* Citrix Xen App 6.x, 7.x / Xen Desktop 7.x, DDC, Storefront, PVS, App-V
* Microsoft Windows - AD, DFS, Windows Clustering, DHCP, ADFS, GPO
* Messaging - Microsoft Exchange 2016, Lync 2010/2013, Skype for Business 2015
* Windows 10
Virtualisation:
* Nutanix
* VMware vSphere
* Citrix XenServer
Storage:
* EMC Unity
* EMC ECS
* Veritas Archiving
Network:
* Cisco Data Networking, MPLS
* Firewalls - Checkpoint
* Load balancers - Citrix NetScaler
Server/Compute:
* Windows Server 2016
* Cisco UCS
* HP ProLiant
* Linux - Ubuntu, Red Hat
* IBM pSeries/Midrange, AIX
Infrastructure Apps/Middleware:
* SQL Server DBMS
* Oracle DMBS
* IBM Integration Bus
* Ab Initio

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age

3rd Line Network Engineer

24 days ago
Concept Information Technology - Peterborough, UK

I have an urgent requirement for an experienced 3rd Line Network Engineer for a global IT Services provider. Responding to 3rd Line tickets/incidents providing technical solutions, in particular for Managed Firewall Services.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Provide a response to all incidents relating to Firewall Management, Incident Diagnostics, Bug Fixes and Upgrades to Software across various devices, Config' Backup and Restore
  • You will form part of the escalation team for technical expertise
  • Provide technical assistance to all on-going projects, and transition of any new clients, as and when required

Skills / Experience required:

  • You must have a minimum of 3 years commercial experience working in a SLA driven technical support environment
  • Proven commercial experience delivering project-based work and complex changes
  • Extensive experience with the likes of Fortinet, CheckPoint, HP, Palo Alto, Citrix NetScaler, any Cisco technologies (Routing and Switching)
  • Any experience with Cisco Call Manager or Cisco Nexus is highly desirable.

Please apply online with your CV.



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3rd Line Network Engineer

24 days ago
Concept Resourcing - Cambridge, UK

I have an urgent requirement for an experienced 3rd Line Network Engineer for a global IT Services provider. Responding to 3rd Line tickets/incidents providing technical solutions, in particular for Managed Firewall Services.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Provide a response to all incidents relating to Firewall Management, Incident Diagnostics, Bug Fixes and Upgrades to Software across various devices, Config' Backup and Restore
  • You will form part of the escalation team for technical expertise
  • Provide technical assistance to all on-going projects, and transition of any new clients, as and when required

Skills / Experience required:

  • You must have a minimum of 3 years commercial experience working in a SLA driven technical support environment
  • Proven commercial experience delivering project-based work and complex changes
  • Extensive experience with the likes of Fortinet, CheckPoint, HP, Palo Alto, Citrix NetScaler, any Cisco technologies (Routing and Switching)
  • Any experience with Cisco Call Manager or Cisco Nexus is highly desirable.

Please apply online with your CV.

High rate for NetScaler in UK

Infrastructure Architect

28 days ago
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited - Southport, UK

Infrastructure Architect/Engineer (Citrix) | Southport | 2-3 month Contract | £500-550 per day

Your new company
Our Southport based client are requiring the services of an Infrastructure Architect/Engineer who is an 'expert' with Citrix with immediate effect.

Your new role
Your main responsibilities (general) include:

  • Undertake a review of the current Network Architecture with recommendations for optimisation. Work with the Head of infrastructure and Director of Systems to carry out any agreed changes to the Network design.
  • Propose to the Head of Infrastructure opportunities to improve the Network performance and reliability,
  • Participate in Infrastructure Project Management and Change Management in line with department procedures,
  • Participate in the scoping and design of new procedures, services and facilities and reconfiguration of existing services,
  • Create and maintain Standard Operating Procedure and Service Design Package documentation for the team,
  • Liaise with external suppliers where required to coordinate resolution of technical faults and facilitate new services or new usage scenarios,
  • Communicate responses to requests, faults and new initiatives to peer group and Managers of the company,
  • Monitor and report on all scheduled backups to the Head of Infrastructure.


What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience of infrastructure design and maintenance: Citrix, VMWare management, XENapp management, CITRIX Netscaler, Exchange Management (incl. DAG), power management, Datacentre connectivity, VEEAM Cloudconnect, Network Architecture, VOIP telephony and Windows Server environment.



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Infrastructure Engineer

1 month ago
Davanti Solutions Ltd - London, UK

Infrastructure Engineer

City, London

£300 per day (Long term rolling contract)

As Infrastructure Engineer you will have designed / implemented / supported the below technologies with High Availability e.g. Exchange DAG’s / Windows Hyper-V HA / windows Failover Clustering.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent Exchange skills - 2010, 2013,2016
  • Citrix 7.6 / 8.18 and Netscaler

  • Vmware 5.5 / 6.0 / 6.5 / 6.7

  • Windows servers 2008 / 2012 /2016

  • Storage EMC VNX / Dell Compellent

  • Powershell scripting

  • Active directory 2008 /2012 - inc Group Policies

  • Networking TCPIP / DNS / DHCP / MPLS networks / CISCO Meraki Wireless

  • Microsoft SQL 2012

Key Responsibilities

  • Installation, configuration and documentation of Windows Servers 2012/2016 in virtual and Physical environments.
  • Proactive monitoring of all network infrastructures through available infrastructure monitors.
  • Experience of working in a technical project team and leading technical projects.
  • Support of upgrades to Servers and other supported infrastructure.
  • Installation, configuration and documentation of VMware 5.5/6.5 and virtual Servers, DRS, FT, Vmotion, Distributed Switches, Update Manager and Profiles.
  • Provide mentoring and knowledge transfer to other members of the Infrastructure team and other teams within the IT department.
  • Installation, configuration and documentation of Citrix Servers, PVS, Netscaler, Citrix Policy, Storefront.
  • Installation, configuration and documentation of Exchange Server 2013/2016, DAGS, Hub Transport, CAS.
  • Installation, configuration and documentation of network protocols TCP/IP, DNS, Switch configurations, LAN/WAN
  • Responsible for diagnosing and resolving all hardware and software issues or queries to an advanced level.
  • Responsible for building & maintaining Servers & other related infrastructure hardware
  • Managing the capacity on IT Core Servers to ensure additional capacity is available ahead of demands
  • Improving the availability, reliability, stability of all areas and components of the Citrix & Wintel infrastructure.
  • Responsible for implementing and troubleshooting, especially Active Directory, Citrix, Vmware, Exchange 2013/2016 and Network security policies.
  • To lead and provide technical expertise to business driven infrastructure projects, in particular the installation and commissioning of new infrastructure systems and services.
  • To actively manage projects as required, and ensure that agreed objectives are delivered to time and budget.
  • Office365 management and administration.
  • Dell Chassis blade knowledge and experience with M630 blades and MXL fabrics.
  • Dell Compellent Storage and ISCSI protocol experience.

A fantastic opportunity for a Infrastructure Support Engineer to work as part of a team that is required to maintain a high standard of work within a dynamic environment.

Interim Infrastructure Maintenance/Linux Administrator

1 month ago
Triumph Consultants Ltd - Winchester SO23, UK

Hampshire RQ345237 Interim Infrastructure Maintenance/Linux Administrator – ICT/Service Infrastructure

Initial 3 Month Contract with a view to extension.

A Linux Administrator engineer is required to assist with some infrastructure maintenance tasks.

You will be undertaking work across multiple platforms and will be based within a team of network and systems engineers carrying out service improvements and updates across the council's core infrastructure.

Your role will include:

  • Server upgrade and client/policy migration of the council’s enterprise anti-virus solution
  • Patching of installed Linux operating systems & application packages
  • Deployment of new anti-virus solution clients to the Linux server estate
  • Build of new Red Hat Enterprise 7 servers and migration of services

The infrastructure platforms are critical to the delivery of applications and services provided to the citizens of Hampshire and partners. It is therefore essential that you have experience of assessing risk, following change management procedures and of working in an organisation that follows ITIL processes.

Pay Rate: £345.10 per day PAYE

This is a temporary, but possibly long term role.

N.B. – Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Giving yourself the best chance of success:

  • Your CV needs to be current with your latest/present role, noting that we won’t be able to submit it with any unexplained gaps in employment. It will save time and thus improve your chances of success if we can put your CV forward immediately and without having to ask you for a revised version.
  • Your CV must cover the “Essential Requirements” (see below) of the role, ideally by way of bullet points that directly address the “Essential Requirements” listed. Please include any DBS details and other qualifications called for.
  • Your CV should clearly state that you are available to start work either immediately, or at short notice. In general, our clients are unable to work with notice periods of more than 1 week from the point at which a role is offered, 2 weeks at the very most.
  • We cannot put forward covering letters, so please ensure that your CV in isolation contains all relevant information being called for.
  • We recommend that you consider sending us by email (see * below) a suitably ‘tailored’ CV for each role that you apply for, noting that job boards, sites and aggregators will generally store only one version of your CV, which can be a bit limiting...

“Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

  • Your address (including post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours
  • Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  • Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  • Essential knowledge & experience:
    • Linux Operating Systems (e.g. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or newer)
    • Enterprise Anti-Virus solutions (e.g. McAfee)
    • Software updates and patching
    • Good communication & organisation skills with experience of working in a maintenance environment
  • Desirable knowledge & experience:
    • Experience of working with Citrix NetScaler Traffic Management for load balancing, WAF and/or to manage security protocols
    • Dell or Cisco switching
    • Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewall Policy management
    • Vulnerability Scanning tools (e.g. Nessus or Qualys)
    • Network Security principles

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  • Any local authority/public sector experience
  • Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for

Client Category: Local Authority

Division(s)/Disciplines involved: ICT/Service Infrastructure/Maintenance/Linux Administrator

Anticipated Length of Assignment: All of our roles are technically temporary, though opening assignments can be and often are, extended by clients on a longer term basis and can sometimes become permanent. This opening assignment is for 3 months.

Hours per week: 37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

Whilst our ads will appear on partner sites such as Indeed, they are also listed - and will appear first - on our own website: Triumph Consultants Limited: www.tclrec.com

  • If you would prefer to send a CV straight to us rather than by way of an on-line application, you are very welcome to do so via [email protected] but please quote both the job reference and job title exactly as they appear below:

Job Ref: Hampshire RQ345237

Interim Infrastructure Maintenance/Linux Administrator – ICT/Service Infrastructure

Please do try to resist contacting us with requests for progress updates.

We really do read every CV sent to us. All applications will be acknowledged by a human, not a robot, provided the job remains live and provided your CV meets the “Essential Requirements” listed.

Please note that we do our level best to take down ads as soon as roles have been filled. We are not in the business of harvesting CVs.

Important: We will interpret your application as being permission to submit your CV to this role (with the right to represent you) unless you advise us to the contrary.

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UK£397/day