Systems Engineer - Infrastructure

Randstad Sourceright Ltd
London (Greater)
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems Engineer - Windows/Virtualisation Infrastructure

Investment Bank


6 months contract

£500 - £550 per day

My Investment Banking client is looking for a Systems Engineer to join their infrastructure team. The team supplies Infrastructure Services to the Bank in relation to Servers, Storage and Back Up Solutions. In this role you will:

  • Operates as a service to the other IT teams and the business to provide 2^nd/3^rd level support for the server/systems infrastructure.
  • Support and maintain the VMWare View 4.6 Virtual Desktop Infrastructure across EMEA
  • Manage production ESX Cross site cluster and VMs running across the cluster connected to replicated storage and being the point of contact and lead within EMEA for Virtualisation technology.
  • Provide in depth knowledge and expertise in supporting Windows, Linux/Unix systems for London and EU region. Deliver and build Windows and Linux/Unix systems according to system requirements and project timescales.
  • As the Senior Systems Engineer, ensure standard operating procedures are followed in the team and raise alerts where necessary
  • Provide the technical direction in terms of architecture of our infrastructure
  • Evolve the BAU Support as per business strategy

Required experience

  • Active Directory, supporting from a Multi-Domain environments.
  • HP Proliant Servers and Blades,
  • Experience of DNS/DHCP/IP
  • experience of HP EVA and/or EMC Clariion SAN in a multi-site replicated environment or similar storage technologies
  • Good experience of installing and supporting Red Hat Linux in an Enterprise environment
  • Good experience with Infrastructure Management tools
  • Good experience with implementing and managing monitoring solutions
  • Experience of backup technologies in particular Symantec Backup Exec/Netbackup
  • Good Troubleshooting skills
  • Support of servers at Remote Data Centres
  • Good understanding of Solaris and SUN Servers
  • Good understanding of networks/firewalls

This is fantastic opportunity to work as a Systems Engineer for a leading Investment Bank. If you have the above skill set and are currently considering contracts I would love to hear from you

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