IT Integration Engineer

17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-known Defence Contractor requires an IT Integration Engineer to join their team on a 6 month contract basis. Security Clearance will be essential prior to starting. No Dual Nationals.

The successful engineer will be expected to support integration teams responsible for:

- Developing and delivering monthly support releases across a number of operational systems;
- Undertaking regular monthly support visits to the customer site;
- Support the team in managing and maintaining reference and development rigs at Christchurch;
- Responding to telephone support during normal working hours;

The applicant would ideally have skills in the following areas or be prepared to rapidly gain experience in the following:

- Knowledge of 2008/2012 Server, Windows 7/8 Operating Systems;
- MS hotfixes & WSUS updates;
- Knowledge of Linux servers (Operating Systems and applications);
- Linux installation, configuration and administration;
- Updating & patching COTS applications & networks in operational conditions to minimising and mitigating outages;
- Awareness of rollout & rollback processes;
- Active Directory;
- Citrix XenServer, VMware;
- Backup & archive using ArcServe;
- IP Networking, load balancing, firewalls and routers using Cisco, Juniper and McAfee;
- Rational Team Concert (RTC) for configuration management (or similar relevant lifecycle experience)
- Scripting and powershell.
- Technical documentation production.

A candidate with the ability to undertake a separate task involving Linux skills would also be desirable. Suitable candidates would have knowledge of C programming, scripting and the compiling of Linux builds from scratch.

The applicant must be a UK National with a minimum of SC clearance. DV clearance is desirable