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Infrastructure Analyst/VMWare Engineer - Horizon View 7 VDI c400

1 day ago
Comtecs Ltd - Crawley, UK

Infrastructure Analyst/VMWare Engineer - Horizon View 7 VDI

Infrastructure Analyst / VMWare Engineer / VDI Analyst - Project Work, VDI Engineering, VMWare Horizon View 7, Financial Services, Contract, 3 Months Rolling, £400 - £425 p/day (Dependent upon technical experience).

Global Insurance Company currently seeks an Infrastructure Analyst / VMWare Engineer to assist with a major project to transition a global Citrix environment into a new VMWare Horizon View VDI solution. This is a major programme of work an initial work will involve project related activities (POC and subsequent implementation into Production) involving VMWare Horizon View 7 and the existing Citrix XenApp and Citrix XenDesktop VDI estate.

Due to the urgency of this contract you will need to be available immediately or within 1-2 weeks' notice.

This is project focussed role where you will work closely with technical architects and project managers along with other VMWare experts to plan, design, develop, test and implement a new VMWare Horizon View 7 VDI solution across the global enterprise. Your involvement within this project will be critical and we are searching for an engineer to add hands-on expertise in the delivery of this new VDI solution which will require your previous experience of working with and implementing VMWare functions: App Volumes, VRealise Operation Manager, User Environment Manager along with core VMWare ESXi / vSphere technologies.

We are searching for an Infrastructure Analyst / Wintel Engineer / VDI Engineer / VMWare Expert who has gained experience in a dual project and BAU capacity and has gained experience with VMWare Horizon View 7. At the very minimum you will have delivered a POC and ideally you will have driven the solution into production and BAU from a hands-on perspective. You will be an expert with VMware possessing substantial experience with ESXi and vSphere along with Windows Server, AD/GP and ideally have had some exposure to the VMWare Horizon View tools including App Volumes, VRealise Operation Manager, User Environment Manager.

You may have been working for a financial services company, bank or insurance company, other large-scale organisation or potentially for a consultancy business where you have worked (ideally) onsite for a client involved in both project work and BAU. You will be able to work in a project focussed capacity and be able to commit to this programme to drive out the transition from Citrix to VMWare VDI and have previous experience of doing this type of migration. A clean install on VMWare VDI / VMWare Horizon View would also be applicable and appropriate.

Location is easily commutable from Brighton, East Sussex or Croydon, Surrey. Also from South West London (45 minutes from Victoria or Clapham Junction).

Infrastructure Engineer (SCCM & Citrix)

2 days ago
Head Resourcing Limited - Edinburgh, UK
A large & leading Investment Management / Asset Management Client in Edinburgh has just RE-RELEASED a new INFRASTRUCTURE / SCCM ENGINEER Contract to us. Working as part of a LARGE and complex Integration Programme, this role will specifically sit on their Workplace Technologies project(s), reporting to the Head of the Project.

Initial Contracts will be for 6 months and will be based from their Office in the City Centre. Candidates are required to be experienced Infrastructure Engineers with knowledge of End User Computing / Workplace Collaboration projects etc.

To be successful in this requirement, our Client is targeting candidates with the following knowledge & experience;

  • Extensive knowledge & experience as an Infrastructure Engineer within other large Financial Services / Corporate Clients, and a strong track record with multiple extensions / long-term Contracts
  • Broad technical knowledge across the Windows Infrastructure landscape - Microsoft Windows 7/10 & Server 2008/2012/2016 and Active Directory etc - ESSENTIAL
  • Expertise in Microsoft SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager) - ESSENTIAL
  • Proven Citrix knowledge & experience - XenDesktop & XenApp will be hugely beneficial & prioritised
  • 1st class problem solving skills with an excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent people, communication & inter-personal skills with the ability to work as part of a larger team & also on own initiative

If the above role appeals to you, PLEASE APPLY NOW with an up-to-date CV. Candidates with the most relevant & in-depth SCCM knowledge will be prioritised on this requirement.

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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High rate for XenDesktop in UK

Principal IT Consultant (Infrastructure Engineer)

7 days ago
Raynet Recruitment Agency Ltd - Winchester, UK

Principal IT Consultant (Infrastructure Engineer)

Infrastructure Engineer - Windows 10 Specialist

The Role

The Infrastructure team is responsible for the support, maintenance, development and delivery of all infrastructure components critical for the delivery of the organisation’s applications and services, supporting the corporate goals of Hampshire County Council and our partners.

Hampshire County Council is about to roll out an enterprise wide Windows 10 solution to up to 11,000 devices.

The rollout is part of a business led productivity initiative which has visibility at the highest levels of the organisation.

The infrastructure team needs additional contract resource to help with the continued development of the service, third level support as the service rolls out and knowledge transfer into our teams. There is also the possibility of working on other projects as required.

The right candidate will be able to demonstrate:

• Good communication skills - able to manage both customers and vendors under pressure

• Good grasp of networking and storage essentials

• Experience in change management

• Experience of handling multiple tasks running concurrently with varying complexity, time constraints, impacts and risks

Essential and Desirable skills for this role:

Essential Skills

• InTune /System Centre Configuration Manager

• Azure Active Directory

• Windows 10

• Windows Server - 2008-2016

• Microsoft Active Directory

Desirable Skills

• Powershell Scripting

• App-v

• Hyper-V

• VDI (XenDesktop)

• Office 365

• MS Operations Management Suite

We are based in the centre of Winchester, 10 minutes’ walk from the train station.

Rate: £429.99 per DAY (Umbrella PAYE)

Hours: 37.50

Hampshire County Council-- RQ344309

Location:Hampshire County Council - Elizabeth II Court

Only apply if you have previous experience

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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High rate for XenDesktop in UK

Infrastructure Designer/Architect

10 days ago
Head Resourcing Limited - Glasgow, UK
Our client, a well-known retail banking organisation, require the services of an Infrastructure Designer for an initial 6 month contract based out of their Glasgow offices.

This role will join and existing Infrastructure Design team and is responsible for the delivery of Infrastructure designs, standards & design patterns across a number of the clients current initiatives. The successful candidate will be required to Create & develop high level and detailed infrastructure designs, assess infrastructure costs, create roadmaps, reusable design patterns & standards, hardware & software Standard Operating Environments as well as develop operational and use case models for new technologies.

In order to be successful in this exciting new opportunity, you MUST be able to demonstrate the following skills in your application:

Relevant experience with the following technologies:
  • Virtualisation; VMWare, ESXi, CITRIX XenDesktop
  • RedHat Linux
  • SQL, Oracle Databases
  • Desktop; Windows
  • Clustering; Veritas
  • Cloud; Office 365, Azure, AWS
  • Firewalls
  • Experience of designing solutions in financial services environments (ideally retail banking)
  • Experience and knowledge of both agile and waterfall project methodologies

You will have exemplary communication skills with the ability to engage at all levels across multiple stakeholders and 3rd parties. If you have the above skills, APPLY NOW with an up to date CV.

Infrastructure Engineer (SCCM & Citrix)

13 days ago
Head Resourcing Limited - Edinburgh, UK
A large & leading Investment Management / Asset Management Client in Edinburgh has just released a new INFRASTRUCTURE / SCCM ENGINEER Contract to us. Working as part of a LARGE and complex Integration Programme, this role will specifically sit on their Workplace Technologies project(s), reporting to the Head of the Project.

Initial Contracts will be for 6 months and will be based from their Office in the City Centre. Candidates are required to be experienced Infrastructure Engineers with knowledge of End User Computing / Workplace Collaboration projects etc.

To be successful in this requirement, our Client is targeting candidates with the following knowledge & experience;

  • Extensive knowledge & experience as an Infrastructure Engineer within other large Financial Services / Corporate Clients
  • Broad technical knowledge across the Windows Infrastructure landscape - Microsoft Windows 7/10 & Server 2008/2012/2016 and Active Directory etc - ESSENTIAL
  • Expertise in Microsoft SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager) - ESSENTIAL
  • Proven Citrix knowledge & experience - XenDesktop & XenApp will be hugely beneficial & prioritised
  • 1st class problem solving skills with an excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent people, communication & inter-personal skills with the ability to work as part of a larger team & also on own initiative

If the above role appeals to you, PLEASE APPLY NOW with an up-to-date CV. Candidates with the most relevant & in-depth SCCM knowledge will be prioritised on this requirement.
High rate for XenDesktop in London, UK

Virtual Platform Engineer

15 days ago
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited - London, UK

Virtual Platform Engineer - Central London - £500 a day. Vmware/Windows Server

Virtual Platform Engineer
Central London
£500 a day

My client, a leading Investment Bank is looking for a Virtual Platform Engineer to join their Central London office. The role will be providing secure and reliable end user platforms across the organisation.

You will have the following:

  • Extensive knowledge of virtualisation platforms and technologies such as VMware vSphere.
  • Strong Server hardware experience
  • Good working knowledge of Storage and load balancing technologies
  • Working experience of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop
  • Strong Windows 7/10 knowledge
  • Good Windows Server experience 2012/2016



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Remote contract

Project Engineer - Remote

16 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]360recruitment.net

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]

Interim Infrastructure Engineer (Windows 10 Specialist)

28 days ago
Triumph Consultants Ltd - Winchester SO23, UK

Hampshire RQ346132 Interim Infrastructure Engineer (Windows 10 Specialist) – ICT/Service Infrastructure

The Infrastructure team is responsible for the support, maintenance, development and delivery of all infrastructure components critical for the delivery of the organisations applications and services, supporting the corporate goals of Hampshire County Council and our partners.

Hampshire County Council is about to roll out an enterprise wide Windows 10 solution to up to 11,000 devices. The rollout is part of a business led productivity initiative which has visibility at the highest levels of the organisation. The infrastructure team needs additional contract resource to help with the continued development of the service, third level support as the service rolls out and knowledge transfer into our teams. There is also the possibility of working on other projects as required.

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 Skills:
    • InTune/System Centre Configuration Manager
    • Azure Active Directory
    • Windows 10
    • Windows Server - 2008-2016
  • Desirable Skills:
    • Powershell Scripting
    • App-v
    • Hyper-V
    • VDI (XenDesktop)
    • Office 365
    • MS Operations Management Suite
  • Good communication skills - able to manage both customers and vendors under pressure
  • Good grasp of networking and storage essentials
  • Experience in change management
  • Experience of handling multiple tasks running concurrently with varying complexity, time constraints, impacts and risks
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages

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/Infrastructure Engineer

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 2-3 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 RQ346132

Interim Infrastructure Engineer (Windows 10 Specialist) – ICT/Service Infrastructure

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

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Infrastructure Engineer - Windows 10

29 days ago
Zoon Link Limited - Winchester, UK

Are you a Windows Infrastructure Engineer used to deploying Operating System upgrades to in excess of 10,000 devices? Our Local Authority client based in Winchester is upgrading its hardware and virtual platforms utilising Windows 10.

During this Windows 10 upgrade you will join a team that supports, maintains and develops an infrastructure that allows of the efficient delivery of business-critical applications and services that are vital for the local council, residents and partners.

This project will see you deliver third level support during this rollout and you must have the fundamental skills in networking and storage and change management as well as:

  • InTune/System Centre Configuration Manager
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server - 2008-2016
  • Microsoft Active Directory

We are particularly keen to see applications that also demonstrate the following:

  • Powershell Scripting
  • App-v
  • Hyper-V
  • VDI (XenDesktop)
  • Office 365
  • MS Operations Management Suite

If you have deployed Windows 10 to thousands of virtual devices and have the additional skills detailed above please apply now.

This is an immediate requirement based in Winchester, initially for thee months with a view to extension.

Zoon Link is operating as an Employment Business for this vacancy.

High rate for XenDesktop in UK

Interim Senior Infrastructure Maintenance Contractor x2 - IT

1 month ago
Triumph Consultants Ltd - Winchester SO23, UK

Hampshire RQ345115 Interim Senior Infrastructure Maintenance Contractor x2 - IT

As a third level IT Infrastructure Engineer, you are responsible for delivering pro-active, planned, maintenance and improvement workstreams across a range of technologies. You have a proven track record of working with a range of Microsoft technologies in large, Enterprise environments with awareness of the ITIL framework.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver infrastructure maintenance and improvement workstreams to defined timescales and objectives, effectively communicate and manage expectations to all relevant stakeholders.
  • Assist maintenance Team Leaders in the smooth running of the workstreams during delivery.
  • Create and maintain high quality technical upgrade and maintenance documentation.
  • Provide leadership, support, and guidance, to junior members of the team.
  • Liaise with suppliers for technical specifications and customer departments for input to issue resolution.
  • Research and develop technical deployments and implementations to ensure maintenance and improvements are delivered as effectively and efficiently as possible.

Pay Rate: £ 443.62* per DAY PAYE. [*assumed to be PAYE and not Ltd, although this would need to be confirmed by the client]

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.
  • Knowledge & Skills & Experience:
    • Proven experience using Microsoft SCCM to deploy, manage, and update, servers and application in an Enterprise environment.
    • Proven experience managing and configuring Windows 10 and Microsoft Intune.
    • Competent with PowerShell scripting, preferably at an advanced level.
    • Good understanding of Citrix technologies (XenApp and XenDesktop) with prior experience of delivering apps and desktop in a thin client environment.
    • Proven ability to configure and troubleshoot a variety of Windows Server operating systems, from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows Server 2016.
    • Strong knowledge of Active Directory and related technologies (AD DS, DNS, Group Policy)
    • Good understanding of Virtualisation concepts with strong working knowledge of VMware ESXi.
    • Understanding of networking fundamentals (DNS, DHCP, PXE, Load Balancers, and VLANs)
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages

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

  • Experience with Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS).
  • Application packaging and delivery using Microsoft App-V and Citrix XenApp.
  • Experience of upgrading MacAfee EPO management platforms.
  • NetScaler ADC (Gateway, LB, CS, WAF, AAA).
  • Prior experience with AD FS.
  • Knowledge of FIM.
  • Knowledge of Hyper-V and XenServer.
  • Azure Active Directory (including migrating on-premise users to AAD/O365).
  • Strong working knowledge of AD CS and SCEP (and PKI in general).
  • High Availability, failover and clustering solutions.
  • Experience with Dell Enterprise Hardware.
  • Good experience working with SANs (Fibre Channel and iSCSI).
  • Any local authority/public sector experience
  • Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for

Client Category: Local Authority

Division(s)/Disciplines involved: IT

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 RQ345115

Interim Senior Infrastructure Maintenance Contractor x2 - IT

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.

Rates by region
UK£390/day
London£306/day