Senior Wintel Engineer Windows Server

Matt Burton
Coventry, West Midlands
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Wintel Engineer (Windows Server)

Location: Coventry

Salary: £40-59k + excellent benefits package

Requirements: Windows Server (up to 2016), PowerShell, VMware Esxi and Vcentre. Generally have extensive experience as a Senior Wintel Engineer.

We are looking for a Senior Technical Specialist who will be the leading subject matter expert (SME) for all things related to Windows Server. You will be responsible for the support and maintenance of Windows-based technical solutions, the effective governance of the Windows-Estate ensuring business needs are being met.

Are you a forward thinker and someone who wants to be at the cutting edge of Wintel based technology? As the SME you will be constantly driving forward in your area and being a fountain of knowledge in a growing company both in size and technology.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Windows Server (2003-2016).
  • Extensive PowerShell experience, with good scripting skills
  • Active Directory
  • Extensive Experience of Group policy
  • VMware Esxi and Vcentre.
  • HP Server / Blade / Cluster Technology.
  • Exposure to SAN technology preferably Netapp or IBM SVC
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Internet protocols (FTP, HTTP(s), SMTP, SSH, Telnet, TLS/SSL, TCP, UDP, SNMP)

At least two of:

  • SQL Server Database (2005, 2008, 2012) installation & management.
  • Microsoft Exchange Server (2010-onwards).
  • IIS, COM, web browser, .net and associated Internet/Intranet technology.
  • Citrix XenApp.
  • VDI
  • Sharepoint (2007,2013)
  • SCCM (2007, 2012)


  • Amazon AWS and S3 experience
  • An appreciation of web services, XML standards
  • An appreciation of Windows based applications.
  • IT Security, TMG, Finjan, mailsweeper
  • Backup software (Commvault Simpana)
  • Certificate Services