Infrastructure Engineer

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
11 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutionswhich protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do createsa safer future. We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing togethergreat minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.Job Summary This is an exciting opportunity to work with the International Servicesand Solutions (IS&S) business unit as an infrastructure engineersupporting our Cloud hosting platform. IS&S delivers next generationcommunications and intelligence solutions for law enforcement agenciesand compliance solutions for telecommunications companies.We are looking for an infrastructure engineer with experience insupporting both engineering infrastructure as well as developmentoperations. You will have the opportunity to accelerate delivery andimprove the quality of our productsWhile your primary team will be a small group of InfrastructureEngineers and Architects, supporting our infrastructure across 4 or moreengineering sites, your work will also involve working closely with thevarious project and product teams around IS&S. You'll be involvedwith teams involved in the integration of existing and future systems,including Big Data technologies and cutting edge security and threatdetection systems.You will be based at the Guildford office in a flexible, friendly buttechnically challenging area of the business. Depending on your skills,there may also be the opportunity for client facing work, includinglocal and international travel.Key Responsibilities Maintain, improve, resolve problems on and automate IS&S engineering infrastructure, with a keen focus on our engineering customers' needs. Successfully accelerate delivery by helping development teams help themselves. Metric driven and focused on continual improvement. (Process re-engineering). Plan and undertake environment provisioning for projects (either through cloud services or in consultation with infrastructure teams as appropriate). Mandatory Skills and Experience Required You must have 2-3 years' experience working with Windows and Linux Operating systems, with demonstrable administrative and configuration skills. You should have a working knowledge of VMware vSphere and ESXi. You should have a working knowledge of networking, including VPNs, OSI model, routing, VLANs, and firewalling. You should have a working knowledge of networked storage solutions You should have a working knowledge of database administration on solutions such as MS SQL server or MySQL Exemplary team working and clear communication skills required - the team is rarely together in one place, and your customers are global! Good documentation skills and an attention to detail. Ansible, Puppet or other automation tool experience. Other Desirable Skills and Experience Experience working with complex network topologies. Skills in provisioning systems in AWS, including VPC. Familiarity with EMC and/or Nimble storage solutions Containerisation tools such as Vagrant, Docker, Kubernetes. Cloud automation tools such as Openstack Monitoring/Alerting tools such as Nagios. Knowledge of Active Directory and IIS Familiarity with Apache web server administration or equivalent Familiarity with Atlassian JIRA and Confluence Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are notcurrently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this andwilling to go through the process. For more guidance on NationalSecurity Vetting please click here. About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence: We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defendthemselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connectedworld, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We dothis using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience andprocesses. Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our businessmeans that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help usfulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust youwith responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, varietyand support from day one. We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward youas you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more thanjust a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where yourindividual contribution makes a difference every day. Great mindsdeserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary andbenefits package. Diversity and Inclusion: As a company committed to inclusion, we welcome applicants from allbackgrounds and on a full or part-time basis. Diverse perspectives andinnovative thinking are fundamental to our continued success. As aninternational organisation we strongly support flexible workingconditions to accommodate for working in different time zones, cultures,patterns and client facing environments. We encourage all our staff tothink about how they and their teams can work flexibly to get the bestbalance and results for our organisation and every individual. Division Overview: International Services and Solutions (IS&S) International Services and Solutions (IS&S) exists to satisfy theApplied Intelligence strategy to grow in the international large-scalesecurity market by leveraging government relationships anddifferentiated propositions. Our mission is to support those who defendnations, organisations and citizens from physical and cyber threats. Aswell as our traditional deep expertise in communications intelligencefor governments and telecommunications companies, we help our customerscollect, store, analyse, and extract intelligence from open sourceinformation and to fuse multiple data sources into insightfulintelligence. We also help our clients monitor cyber activity to identify new threatsand threat actors within the cyber domain, locally and nationally, andbuild secure communications infrastructure. We are the home for advancedelectronic capability within Applied Intelligence and solve our client'srequirements with a mix of advanced software and hardware solutionscombined with associated services offerings. The IS&S structure includes five regions and our Core Capabilityteams. They are supported by a number of functions, including BusinessDevelopment and Sales, Engineering, Operations and Delivery, Finance,HR, Commercial and Legal. Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now andbe inspired. - provided by Dice ACTIVE DIRECTORY, APACHE, AWS, BIG DATA, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, CLOUD, DOCKER, ESXI, IIS, JIRA, LINUX, MYSQL, NAGIOS, PUPPET, SQL, SQL SERVER, WINDOWS