3rd Line Engineer - Exchange Migration (outside of IR35)

Solutions Through Knowledge Contracts Ltd
£305 per day
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

3rd Line Engineer (Exchange, PowerShell Scripting) - 4 month contract - £305 per day (outside IR35)

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a 3rd Line Engineer (Exchange/PowerShell Scripting) for a managed service provider who are delivering projects to the NHS. Initially you will be tasked with an NHSmail 2 migration (on premise to cloud), so previous Exchange migration experience is essential. There are other projects in the pipeline too so there is a possibility that this contract may extend beyond the initial 4 month period. This assignment is outside IR35.


  • Create and run reports from Exchange using PowerShell Scripting, reporting on:
    o User accounts
    o Active Directory accounts
    o Mailbox sizes
    o Activation and deactivation of Exchange accounts
  • Proficiency with Excel to further manipulate reports generated by PowerShell
  • Working knowledge of Quest PowerShell commands (Quest CMDLETs)
  • Knowledge of email configurations within Legacy applications, SMTP relays and changes of reporting for event and monitoring updates
  • AD/GPO knowledge
  • SCCM 2012 R2 experience - for applications to assist with migration
  • Assist with the setup of the migration environment from Exchange to NHSmail 2
  • Provide 3rd line support for escalated technical issues relating to server and network hardware and software
  • Ability to work under your own supervision
  • Manage client and customer expectations throughout in respect of timescales and risk
  • Liaise and co-ordinate project activities with 3rd party suppliers
  • Engage with stakeholders, exuding a calm and professional manner
  • Provide documentation where necessary

Essential Skills
Exchange Server
PowerShell Scripting
Mail Migration experience
Good knowledge of SMTP with all round application knowledge
Active Directory
Excellent communication skills

Desirable Skills
Experience of working for a Managed Service Provider
NHS experience

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959489571