Network Security Contract Jobs

Network Engineer

9 hours ago
Real Staffing Group - Bedfordshire, UK

This is an exciting role to help an organisation through a very busy period.

They are looking for a Network Engineer - you'll be providing third line and on-site support to the customer and technical teams and ensuring all operational issues are responded to and resolved within SLA.

  • Job Title: Network Engineer
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Day Rate: £300-310
  • Start Date: ASAP

The successful candidate will need to have the following experience below;

  • Networking Professional certification or equivalent level of experience
  • Experience of network security and firewall technologies
  • Experience of monitoring solutions applied to enterprise networks
  • Team player attitude and focused on knowledge sharing
  • Experience of documenting IT Processes and procedures

Could you send me an up to date CV

To find out more about Real please visit www.realstaffing.com

Real Staffing, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy| Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

High rate for Network Security in UK

Senior Networks Engineer

10 hours ago
Morson International - New Malden, UK

Job Description

Substantial Network Engineering experience with exposure Juniper, Dell Fabric, Cisco routing and switching

Substantial Network Engineering experience in network systems/infrastructure design (Visio, Excel, words, Documentation)

Experiences to include, Network Management Systems, PRTG.

Experience in formal network test design and configuration including, Xena network tool, Wireshark, IP flow, SOIP, USBOIP etc.

Good Knowledge of software scripting, (API, Web Service, syslog etc.)

Experience in Network security (firewalls and IDS) design and implementation.

Experience in WAN design and configuration to include but limited to: All WAN media, Packet shaper, WAN accelerator (Riverbed)

Worked in a secure environment with understanding of MOD working practices

Good understanding of VMware

Substantial Network Design Experience; history of working within a design team, must include writing and updating High and Low level design documentation.

The following qualifications would also be beneficial:

Windows Server 2003 & 2008; SQL experience

Other operating systems including VMware ESXi Server 4/5, Linux (SUSE /RedHat).

Working knowledge of various VMware tools.

Working knowledge of SAN Technologies.

Network Management& Monitoring Systems e.g. PRTG and Solarwinds.

Responsibilities

Network development including: design, analysis, configuration, testing and fixing issues with the network infrastructure or application components. Your role will be to ensure that communications function across the network architecture and that the network's performance meets the necessary requirements. You would also provide direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations on RN platforms to support the various aspects of overall Combat System integration.

The Individual

Key skills:

An understanding of how to configure and setup Juniper, Dell and Fortinet Firewalls

Experience with configuring and installing client and server network software

Knowledge of Local Area Networking (LAN) and/or Wide Area Networking (WAN) technologies

An understanding of the technology behind a switched architecture and its workings (DNS, DHCP, Security, IP Switching/Routing, HTTP, VPN, etc.)

Current Juniper JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP or CCNA/CCNP and/or CCDA certification

Experience of working with Switches, Routers, Hubs, Servers, Cables (Cat 5-6), Fibre Optics, Racks LAN, WAN, TCP/IP (Ethernet)

Network Management & Monitoring Systems e.g. PRTG and Solarwinds

A good knowledge of all phases of the software lifecycle but with particular experience in Integration & Acceptance and ideally knowledge in one or more of the following:

Windows Server 2003 & 2008; SQL experience

Other operating systems including VMware ESXi Server 4/5, Linux (SUSE /RedHat).

Working knowledge of various VMware tools.

Working knowledge of SAN Technologies

To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.

Network Security Engineer - Newcastle - £400-450 pd ltd

17 hours ago
Advantage Resourcing - Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK


Network & Security Engineer - Newcastle - 3 months - £40--450 pd ltd

My client is seeking Network and Security Engineers to provide third line support and be involved in a WAN transformation project. The role is initially on a 3 months contract out of their offices in Newcastle and is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a great team.

Having recently moved suppliers, the business needs to replace network circuits. Ultimately, you will be required to provide configuration, troubleshooting and general BAU activities.

SKILLS:

+ CCNA qualified or equivalent
+ Configuring firewalls - Palo Alto, Cisco, Meraki
+ WAN / LAN
+ MPLS, DNS, DHCP, Solarwinds
+ F5 Load balancers
+ Video conferencing - Polycom / Skype for Business
+ IP Telephony
+ Datacenter switching
+ Cloud services

If interested and you match the criteria above, please send your CV for immediate consideration. For more details, please contact Burhan at Advantage Resourcing on .

Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.
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Network Architect

3 days ago
Lorien Resourcing - Leeds LS1, UK

Are you a Network Architect with a CCNP or CCDA ? My client is looking for an enthusiastic Network Architect to understand designs and solutions are sound and aligned to the business strategies as they relate to the Global network architecture and associated technologies. This includes (but is not limited to) the IP design, switching, routing protocols, load-balancing, Wireless, WAN/LAN/WLAN/IPT infrastructure and network security technologies (firewalls).

The role will require some hands on and analytical skills to profile application and network behaviour, therefore good knowledge and an understanding of debugging would be an advantage.

You will have :

  • Experience with load balancers such as f5 or riverbed
  • Strong skills with firewalls.
  • You will have worked on High level designs and documentation
  • Ensured that network architecture recommendations and plans fall within specified budget
  • Acted as the Technical Design Authority and approve network architecture changes, such as the addition of new services, moves, and changes
  • Assist in promoting network development and evolution in support of the broader business strategy
  • Delivered high-quality voice/data communication and network security solutions to ensure the investment in technology is consistent with business objectives
  • Created the target network architecture, considering factors such as redundancy, diversity, failover technologies and expandability
  • Worked for large scale companies mainly in the retail sector

If this is something of interest, please apply today!

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

Network Design Architect

3 days ago
Capita IT Resourcing - Glasgow, UK

We are Recruiting for a Network Design Architect for a FTSE 250 Client in Glasgow on an initial 6 month contract, paying up to £510 a day Ltd/Umbrella.

This role requires a level of customer facing ability, documentation production and extensive hands-on engineering skills in collapsed IP/MPLS networks.

Key Attributes

  • Be able to translate customer business and technology requirements that can vary in detail, and produce high quality network solutions, at both high and low levels of detail
  • Hands on implementation of your designs
  • Be able to deliver designs to defined standards, often against challenging timescales
  • Provide input to technical designs provided by other technology groups - a level of "cross-functional" technical knowledge is highly desirable
  • Provide direct, credible and authoritative interaction with colleagues and customers alike
  • Actively contribute to continual service delivery improvement

Essential Experience/Skills

Key technical skills include:

  • Routing & Switching (Cisco or Juniper)
  • Firewall Solutions (Cisco, Palo Alto, or Juniper) - Network Security
  • Experience with PPP, CHAP and Radius Authentication
  • Experience with layer 2 technologies: VLANs, VTP, STP
  • Experience with layer 3 routing: OSPF and BGP
  • Experience implementing and supporting MPLS WAN connectivity

Qualifications

Candidates will be expected to have demonstrable senior experience, , and may possess a combination of the following:

  • Cisco CCNP/CCDP (Routing & Switching and/or Service Provider)
  • Cisco CCIE or JNCIP/JNCIE

Desired Experience/Skills

  • WAN design - low level design documentation and implementation of Service Provider MPLS VPN
  • BGP design and configuration
  • OSPF design and configuration
  • Network load balancing and capacity management
  • In depth knowledge of the OSI networking model and TCP/IP protocols
  • Experience of LAN switching and WAN technologies

Personal Attributes

  • A team player with excellent customer facing skills.
  • Works well under pressure.
  • A flexible approach to working hours.
  • Good oral and written skills
  • Be able to work under minimum supervision

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact [email protected] for guidance.

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Network Security Engineer - Zscaler / Fortinet New

3 days ago
ECS Recruitment Group - London, UK
Network Security Engineer - Zscaler / Fortinet
I am looking for an experienced Network Security Engineer, looking for an immediate starting contract based in London - responsibilities / requirements include:

  • Extensive knowledge with Fortinet firewalls
  • Extensive knowledge in cloud security platforms such as Zscaler
  • Provide direction and technical expertise to EMEA sites
  • Ensure standard Company architecture is deployed
  • Design and implement appropriate solutions to audit non-conformances
  • Maintain strong Security in networks, supporting Network security remediation.
  • Manage networks on UK sites in line with Company standards
  • Deliver local technology projects on time and within budget.
  • Recommend, design and deliver improvements to the network and systems to meet changing demands and new technology.
  • Maintain up-to-date technical documentation on the network including network topology/diagrams, back-up and restore procedures, security procedures, operation/support procedures.

Qualifications / Experience / Skills:
  • Strong track record in technical projects or operations or support
  • Experience of working in secure environments
  • Strong networking and server management
  • Knowledge and experience of WAN/VPN Management
  • Firewall Management (Cisco ASA / Fortinet)
  • Strong knowledge of Active Directory (DNS, DHCP, NTFS Permissions)
  • Extensive knowledge of Zscaler

Competitive rates, more information available at request, not immediately available candidates need not apply.

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, if you require an alternative form of application please click the following link: Flexible Application Process - https://www.theecsgroup.co.uk/work/flexible-application-process

Network Security Engineer - Mimecast/Fortinet New

3 days ago
ECS Recruitment Group - London, UK
Network Security Engineer - Mimecast / Fortinet

I am looking for an experienced Network Security Engineer, looking for an immediate starting contract based in London - responsibilities / requirements include:

  • Extensive knowledge with Fortinet firewalls
  • Extensive knowledge in EMS platforms such as Mimecast
  • Provide direction and technical expertise to EMEA sites
  • Ensure standard Company architecture is deployed
  • Design and implement appropriate solutions to audit non-conformances
  • Maintain strong Security in networks, supporting Network security remediation.
  • Manage networks on UK sites in line with Company standards
  • Deliver local technology projects on time and within budget.
  • Recommend, design and deliver improvements to the network and systems to meet changing demands and new technology.
  • Maintain up-to-date technical documentation on the network including: network topology/diagrams, back-up and restore procedures, security procedures, operation/support procedures.

Qualifications / Experience / Skills:
  • Strong track record in technical projects or operations or support
  • Experience of working in secure environments
  • Strong networking and server management
  • Knowledge and experience of WAN/VPN Management
  • Firewall Management (Cisco ASA / Fortinet)
  • Strong knowledge of Active Directory (DNS, DHCP, NTFS Permissions)
  • Extensive knowledge of Mimecast

Competitive rates, available upon request, must be immediately available.

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, if you require an alternative form of application please click the following link: Flexible Application Process - https://www.theecsgroup.co.uk/work/flexible-application-process
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Senior Security Architect

3 days ago
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited - Edinburgh, UK

Senior Security Architect - Edinburgh - £DOE - 6m initial contract

Your new company and role

Your new company is a private sector organisation, based in Edinburgh, and they are currently looking for a Senior Security Engineer to join the team on an initial 6m contract. You will be:

  • Responsible for the security architecture and instil the future vision
  • Work closely with the team's Product Owner and Agile delivery lead to create a successful security function
  • Lead the security practice with a technical focus to facilitate:
    • Risk review and remediation
    • Define required security solutions/capabilities
    • Network security defence assessment & management
    • Assurance testing and reporting (eg OWASP, Cyber Essentials etc.)
    • Wider IT consultation to enable good security practice
    • Security incident and forensics response
  • Formulate roadmap for improvement
  • Create effective working relationships across diverse business and development teams, ensuring pragmatic outcomes for all
  • Promote good security practice through wider IT/Developer engagement and education
  • Able to balance risk with business facilitation
  • Focused on risk reduction and mitigation
  • Strong delivery based mind set
  • Provide relevant security architecture/design documents to support solution delivery
  • Duty of care to the security function
  • Adopting the team's and department's Agile culture
  • Use of Kanban techniques and/or other team defined methodologies
  • Resolve any security related issues and provide guidance to wider technical teams on issues that fall within own skill areas
  • Knowledge sharing within the team through mentoring, training, coaching and other means.



What you'll need to succeed
Essential

  • Strong technical knowledge/experience across multi system domains
  • Knowledge and experience of Agile working, including such disciplines as Kanban and retrospectives
  • Ability to influence and communicate at all levels within the organisation
  • Able to embed into a small focused Operational Security team
  • Extensive network security design and architecture experience
  • Working understanding of vulnerability management, penetration testing, and remediation works
  • Virtualisation technology
  • CIS Top 20' controls and practical application
  • Strong attention to detail, ability to self-manage workload
  • Ensure solutions and security function meet their quality criteria and the team standards set
  • take new approaches to tackle problems; embracing innovation and knowledge sharing


Desirable

  • Previously worked in a security architectural role
  • Qualification or certification relevant to security architecture
  • DevOps/DevSecOps
  • SIEM tooling
  • Programming experience using C, C++, Python, Java, BASH, Powershell etc.
  • Secure coding and code audit strategies
  • Container security
  • Experience with cloud technologies
  • Awareness of the SABSA Enterprise Security Architecture framework



What you'll get in return

You will receive an initial 6 months contract which will likely extend for a couple of years, if not longer. You receive a market leading day rate that is OUT OF SCOPE, in respect of IR35.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Cisco VoIP Engineer

4 days ago
Oscar Technology - Nottingham, UK

This is an exciting opportunity for a Network Engineer. You will be a part of a close-knit team getting involved in both project work and BAU and will be responsible for configuring and troubleshooting Check Point firewalls, F5 application delivery controllers, Cisco networking including WAN, MAN, LAN, Wi-Fi technologies and voice networking. You MUST have experience in Cisco Clal Manager and Cisco VoIP skills.

Essential

  • Cisco VoIP
  • Cisco Call Manager
  • Networking knowledge
  • Firewalls

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Only successful candidates will be contacted.


This is a great opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer looking to work in a relaxed atmosphere with the chance to grow in a fantastic team. For more information, please contact me.

Cisco VoIP Engineer

Networking | CCNA | CCNP | Network Security | Call Manager | F5 | VoIP | Palo Alto | Cisco | ACI

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Cisco VoIP Engineer

4 days ago
Oscar Technology - Nottingham, UK

Cisco VoIP Engineer

Networking | CCNA | CCNP | Network Security | Call Manager | F5 | VoIP | Palo Alto | Cisco | ACI

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Network Engineer. You will be a part of a close-knit team getting involved in both project work and BAU and will be responsible for configuring and troubleshooting Check Point firewalls, F5 application delivery controllers, Cisco networking including WAN, MAN, LAN, Wi-Fi technologies and voice networking. You MUST have experience in Cisco Clal Manager and Cisco VoIP skills.

Essential

  • Cisco VoIP
  • Cisco Call Manager
  • Networking knowledge
  • Firewalls

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Only successful candidates will be contacted.

Apply Now!

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer looking to work in a relaxed atmosphere with the chance to grow in a fantastic team. For more information, please contact me.

Cisco VoIP Engineer

Networking | CCNA | CCNP | Network Security | Call Manager | F5 | VoIP | Palo Alto | Cisco | ACI

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Security Engineer

5 days ago
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited - Hook, UK

Security Engineer, Hook, £500 per day

Security Engineer Location: Hook
Pay Rate: £500 per day (LTD/UMB)
Contract duration: 24 weeks

Your new company A leading telecommunication service provider has a job requirement for a Principle Security Architect to join their growing team in Hook. Our client is in the business of connecting and improving the digital fabric of the UK and Ireland.

Your new job in Hook You will be a key member of the Global Security Architecture & Engineering team within the Global Security function of Technology Operations; responsible for Application security design, architecture, engineering and testing within a project capacity with a view to ensuring the company is in line with security & compliance requirements
* Responsible for Security implementation of GDO projects across T&I, delivering high quality services and creative solutions across all application development platforms
* Perform design reviews of new applications, products, and services to identify potential risks and recommend appropriate mitigations.
* Perform security assessments/penetration testing of applications
* Carry out code review of high-risk application code
You may also be involved in the testing of web-based applications such as HTML, Java and Python and you'll then be required to feedback to developers what issues you've come across and how best to fix them. You will not be required to re-code yourself but you will be required to give expert advise on how to tackle problems.

What you'll need to succeed
To be a successful Application Security Engineer based in Hook some of the Specific skills and accountabilities you will need are: Preferred education/ qualifications:
* Educated to degree level or equivalent or able to demonstrate a similar level of ability from industrial experience.
* OSCP, SANS or equivalent desirable
* Experience in a network security environment. Specific Knowledge & Experience:
* Hands-on experience of application security. This could either be as an AppSec specialist within a security team, or as a developer with significant experience of securing and defending applications against real-world threats
* Experienced at identify security flaws in applications via architectural assessment and threat modelling
* Programming knowledge in one or more of the following: PHP, Python, Objective C and Swift,C#, .net, Java, javascript, perl
* In-depth knowledge of security aspects of at least two of the following: Modern web applications and related technologies (Angular, React, Jquery, Spring, etc).

What you need to do now If you feel this is something that you would be interested in, please apply and get in touch with our recruiter Jheryl Lawrence

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Application Security Engineer

6 days ago
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited - Hook, UK

Application Security Engineer, Hook, £500 per day

Application Security Engineer
Location: Hook
Pay Rate: £500 per day (LTD/UMB)
Contract duration: 24 weeks

Your new company A leading telecommunication service provider has a job requirement for a Principle Security Architect to join their growing team in Hook. Our client are in the business of connecting and improving the digital fabric of the UK and Ireland. They have invested billions into expanding their network so they can connect millions more homes and businesses to it. Project Lightning is giving more people the opportunity to enjoy our award-winning ultrafast services. This includes the UK's fastest widely-available broadband speeds. However, this particular job will be working on internal Cyber Security projects.

Your new job in Hook
You will be a key member of the Global Security Architecture & Engineering team within the Global Security function of Technology Operations; responsible for Application security design, architecture, engineering and testing within a project capacity with a view to ensuring the company is in line with security & compliance requirements. Drive and implement solutions for reducing technical risks and a reduction in security vulnerabilities by developing and working with both in-house and outsourced Development teams to introduce and maintain Secure Software Development Programs.
* Responsible for Security implementation of GDO projects across T&I, delivering high quality services and creative solutions across all application development platforms
* Perform design reviews of new applications, products, and services to identify potential risks and recommend appropriate mitigations.
* Perform security assessments/penetration testing of applications
* Carry out code review of high-risk application code
* Perform post incident root-cause analysis and develop and implement strategies to prevent recurrence
* Create technical security standards for relevant technologies
* Assist with development and delivery of Liberty Global's application security strategy

You may also be involved in the testing of web-based applications such as HTML, Java and Python and you'll then be required to feedback to developers what issues you've come across and how best to fix them. You will not be required to re-code yourself but you will be required to give expert advise on how to tackle problems.

What you'll need to succeed
To be a successful Application Security Engineer based in Hook some of the Specific skills and accountabilities you will need are:
Preferred education/ qualifications:
* Educated to degree level or equivalent or able to demonstrate a similar level of ability from industrial experience.
* OSCP, SANS or equivalent desirable
* Minimum of 5 years' experience in a network security environment.

Specific Knowledge & Experience:
* Minimum 5 years' hands-on experience of application security. This could either be as an AppSec specialist within a security team, or as a developer with significant experience of securing and defending applications against real-world threats
* Experienced at identify security flaws in applications via architectural assessment and threat modelling
* Programming knowledge in one or more of the following: PHP, Python, Objective C and Swift,C#, .net, Java, javascript, perl
* In-depth knowledge of security aspects of at least two of the following: o Modern web applications and related technologies (Angular, React, Jquery, Spring, etc).
o Android and IOS mobile applications
o APIs and micro services

What you'll get in return
So…what's in it for you? Well, you get the opportunity to work on a high profile project for a globally recognised Telecommunication service provider, on a generous rate. Furthermore, you can enhance your skills and be directly involved in a high profile project.

What you need to do now If you feel this is something that you would be interested in, please apply and get in touch with our recruiter Jheryl Lawrence

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Network Architect - Surrey - 3 months contract

6 days ago
Capita IT Resourcing - Surrey, UK

Network Architect - Surrey - 3 months contract

Capita's leading Surrey based client is looking to secure the services of multiple Architetcs's to work 3 months contract to start ASAP.

The roles have come about due to new project wins and therefore need solid Architects's with a varied vendor skillset, mainly covering Cisco, but with an excellent design background.

Essential Experience/Skills

o Routing & Switching (Cisco or Juniper)

o Firewall Solutions (Checkpoint, Palo Alto, or Juniper)

o Load Balancing (F5)

Candidates will be expected to have a good breadth of experience, and will likely be working towards achieving a CCIE or similar accreditation, and may possess a combination of the following:

o Cisco CCNA/CCDA/CCNP/CCDP

o Checkpoint CCSA/CCSE

o Cisco CCIE or JNCIP/JNCIE

Desired Experience/Skills:

  • WAN (MPLS, CPE & Exchange design)
  • Candidates with specialism's in Network Security, Cisco UCS or with experience in the design of large scale WAN/ISP environments.
  • Any exposure to Cisco Wireless, Avaya CM, Cisco UC, Lync & Lync Enterprise Voice and SIP Reference Architectures would be of benefit.

If interested, please call Michael Bond on or send an updated CV via the link.



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Senior Server Technician

12 days ago
Pertemps Network Group - Truro, UK

My local authority client based in the South West is looking for a Senior Server Technician who can successfully hit the ground running.

Responsible for the support, maintenance and design of infrastructure components and associated technologies within a Data Centre Environment.

This role will primarily be focused around a project to migrate physical and virtual Windows 2008 servers to later variants (Windows 2012 / 2016). The role may also involve some general operational activities supporting the SLA.

Being a member of the Network, Hardware and Facilities team. The role will be working alongside highly experienced engineers across the Data Centre and Server technology areas as well as Network, Voice, & Network Security.

Key duties will include:

Production and reporting of technical performance information appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

Monitor actual trends in system activity, agree policies for future developments and optimise performance at both a solution and operating system level appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

Availability Management across infrastructure and solutions appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

Input to the IS and corporate Business continuity planning appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

The progression of incidents and problems in line with targets and commitments held within the Service Level Agreement (SLA).

Involved with formal projects and change requests, ensuring tasks are completed in a timely manner in accordance with current standards, policies and procedures.

Creation and implementation of procedures relating to the deployment and use of Information Service solutions.

Ensure quality data exists within Information Services data sets (e.g. Configuration Management System, Call Management System, Customer database).

Progress notifications of Information Service solutions misuse.

Co-ordinate, develop and provide feedback to allocated Information Services Officers (including trainees) as requested and appropriate to the role.

Contribute to the delivery and improvement of the service objectives.

Be aware and adhere to applicable policies and processes within Information Services (e.g. Incident Management; Change Management; Configuration Management; Procurement).

Be aware and adhere to applicable rules, regulations and legislation (e.g. Data Protection, Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities).

Be aware of and adhere to all security policies and procedures relevant to the role.

Assess, own and escalate risks where appropriate.

Ensuring that provision of support from external suppliers is done in accordance with underpinning contracts.

Production of documentation and processes across all environment in which the role operates.

Knowledge, skills & experience required:

A minimum of 5 years demonstrable experience designing, supporting, configuring and implementing Windows Server (2008, 2012, 2016) operating systems in an Enterprise environment.

Relevant and recognised Industry Certification for area of specialism i.e. MCSE, MCSA.

Evidence of significant involvement (preferably leading) in large scale Microsoft Server upgrade / migration projects that host a diverse range of business applications is desirable.

Experience liaising with application software vendors, to devise technical migration plans.

Experience liaising with customers, for example planning testing & downtime for applications during migration activity.

Demonstrable knowledge supporting virtual server environments including p2V migrations. (utilising VMWARE vSphere environment).

Demonstrable knowledge of related Microsoft technologies – eg Active Directory, SCOM / SCCM / WSUS.

Experience of Cloud migration and Hybrid Cloud environments desirable.

ITIL v3 Foundation Certification

This role is initially for 3 months with a view to extend just depending on the business needs.

My client is offering £250.00, INSIDE IR35.

If you or know anyone who would be interested, please get in contact and send CV's to [email protected] or call Remy on 0121 230 9111.

Senior Server Technician

12 days ago
Network IT - Truro, UK
My local authority client based in the South West is looking for a Senior Server Technician who can successfully hit the ground running.

Responsible for the support, maintenance and design of infrastructure components and associated technologies within a Data Centre Environment.

This role will primarily be focused around a project to migrate physical and virtual Windows 2008 servers to later variants (Windows 2012 / 2016). The role may also involve some general operational activities supporting the SLA.

Being a member of the Network, Hardware and Facilities team. The role will be working alongside highly experienced engineers across the Data Centre and Server technology areas as well as Network, Voice, & Network Security.

Key duties will include:

Production and reporting of technical performance information appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

Monitor actual trends in system activity, agree policies for future developments and optimise performance at both a solution and operating system level appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

Availability Management across infrastructure and solutions appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

Input to the IS and corporate Business continuity planning appropriate to the area in which the role operates.

The progression of incidents and problems in line with targets and commitments held within the Service Level Agreement (SLA).

Involved with formal projects and change requests, ensuring tasks are completed in a timely manner in accordance with current standards, policies and procedures.

Creation and implementation of procedures relating to the deployment and use of Information Service solutions.

Ensure quality data exists within Information Services data sets (e.g. Configuration Management System, Call Management System, Customer database).

Progress notifications of Information Service solutions misuse.

Co-ordinate, develop and provide feedback to allocated Information Services Officers (including trainees) as requested and appropriate to the role.

Contribute to the delivery and improvement of the service objectives.

Be aware and adhere to applicable policies and processes within Information Services (e.g. Incident Management; Change Management; Configuration Management; Procurement).

Be aware and adhere to applicable rules, regulations and legislation (e.g. Data Protection, Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities).

Be aware of and adhere to all security policies and procedures relevant to the role.

Assess, own and escalate risks where appropriate.

Ensuring that provision of support from external suppliers is done in accordance with underpinning contracts.

Production of documentation and processes across all environment in which the role operates.

Knowledge, skills & experience required:

A minimum of 5 years demonstrable experience designing, supporting, configuring and implementing Windows Server (2008, 2012, 2016) operating systems in an Enterprise environment.

Relevant and recognised Industry Certification for area of specialism i.e. MCSE, MCSA.

Evidence of significant involvement (preferably leading) in large scale Microsoft Server upgrade / migration projects that host a diverse range of business applications is desirable.

Experience liaising with application software vendors, to devise technical migration plans.

Experience liaising with customers, for example planning testing & downtime for applications during migration activity.

Demonstrable knowledge supporting virtual server environments including p2V migrations. (utilising VMWARE vSphere environment).

Demonstrable knowledge of related Microsoft technologies – eg Active Directory, SCOM / SCCM / WSUS.

Experience of Cloud migration and Hybrid Cloud environments desirable.

ITIL v3 Foundation Certification

This role is initially for 3 months with a view to extend just depending on the business needs.

My client is offering £250.00, INSIDE IR35.

If you or know anyone who would be interested, please get in contact and send CV's to or call Remy on .