Senior Windows Engineer

Recruiter
Dunnhumby Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
dunnhumny is looking for a Senior Windows System Engineer to
assist with the delivery, installation, maintenance and support of IT systems based on Microsoft Windows, Windows Server, Exchange, Systems Centre, Citrix, VMware, Azure, Cloud and other Intel based server products at an advanced level. As a Senior Engineer you will work closely with IT staff and business units and will adhere to, and champion all aspects of the dh Technology Services for projects
and problem/change management.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Proactively identify root cause where appropriate and lead efforts to eliminate underlying issues and mitigate business impact
  • Participate in an “on-call” support rotation
  • Design and Deliver Systems Technology
  • Develop and maintain diverse and complex project plans: outline steps and time tables for projects, resource planning, and standard operating procedures
  • Develop and communicate task level detail for project plans
  • Design, install, configure, validate, test and implement Systems technology
  • Prepare budgetary recommendations as needed

QualificationsMINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIREMENTS

  • Associate's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Extensive experience designing, building, and maintaining VMware vSphere in both datacenter
  • Experience with cloud (Azure, Google or Amazon)
  • Applied knowledge of Microsoft Exchange and associated tools and utilities for email discovery, archiving, encryption, and anti-SPAM filtering
  • Demonstrated prior experience with Microsoft server class hardware and operating systems
  • Experience with backup and recovery solutions for disaster recovery of Windows systems
  • Experience deploying and managing digital certificates in a Windows environment.
  • Proven problem analysis and critical thinking skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to analyse, use structured problem solving and available tools to troubleshoot systems in a crisis environment, identify root cause, action plans, impact and resolution options
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities in pressure situations
  • Thorough knowledge of project management techniques and success factors
  • Be a part of patching & DC outage weekends and help in improving the patching processes
Essential skills:

    Citrix XEN Desktop & ApplicationCloud experience (Azure & GCP preferred)Windows 2008/2012Active Directory 2003/2008/2012Exchange 2007/2010/2013SSL Certificate ExperiencePowerShell Scripting experience preferredSCCMSCOM
Desirable Skills:

    VMware vSphere 4/5Python scriptingStorage SkillsCitirx Netscaler SkillsGo language experience

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77462322