Escalation Consultant/Hands on/VMware/SQL/TCP/IP/AD

Recruiter
HW Select
Location
London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Escalation Consultant/Hands on/VMware/SQL/TCP/IP/AD

Escalation Consultant/VMware/SQL/TCP/IP/AD required to join a leading trading software company based in London.

This role will be to manage the delivery and performance of Managed Services for external clients and to fulfil contractual obligations to ensure that service levels are achieved.

The ideal candidate would have experience within WMware, SQL server and a great understanding within networking protocols such as PING and Trace route.

Day to day requirements.

Develop, maintain and continuously improve the services we host for our clients

  • Test new and existing products, to ensure that they perform to an acceptable standard when deployed using virtualisation and on shared systems
  • Support the Application Support team in dealing with critical incidents in the Managed Service environment.
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of the automation framework
  • Contribute actively to internal projects and company initiatives.
  • Work with the Product and Technology teams in researching and identifying the most appropriate options for the delivery of client services
  • Maintain and test business continuity plans (BCP) and systems
  • Work with the team proactively contributing to all aspects related to capacity management

Skills required:

  • Deploying and managing MS SQL Server 2008 R2/2014
  • Deploying and managing MS Windows Server 2008 R2/2012
  • Deploying and managing MS Windows Failover Clustering
  • Managing Active Directory, Windows DNS and Group Policy
  • Good knowledge of fundamentals of TCP/IP Ethernet networks
  • Good knowledge and practical experience of VMware ESXi
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

£50,000-£60,000 plus benefits and discretionary bonus