Windows Systems Engineer

ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Windows System Engineer, Server and Desktop Patching, Shavlik,
South Kent
3 month contract initially
To £350 day rate

Server Patching, LANDesk, Shavlik Protect 9.2 /9.3
Patching, AD, VMWare, Desktop, Server
Start ASAP, must live in Kent or easily commutable to Kent

Windows System Engineer is required for a Kent based financial services organisation. The primary function for this role is to manage the deployment of patches to the Desktop and Windows server estate (approx. 650 servers) using both automated and manual patching tools. There may be need to commence the patching from 6am, however remote working can take place for early starts.

This position will be based in the Windows Server Support team and will manage the automatic and manual patching processes for all Windows servers. Additionally, the role will require you to provide technical support to the Wintel server environment where required.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Automation and manual patching of servers including Windows and other product updates
  • Setting up and monitoring servers in the automatic patching process
  • Providing support to incidents originating from the patching process

Key Requirements:
  • An excellent level of knowledge of Windows Server 2003 - 2012 operating systems
  • Good experience of using patching tools and processes, Shavlik Protect 9.2/9.3
  • A good level of knowledge of Windows Active Directory, including group policy management
  • A good understanding of VMware
  • Experience in using an enterprise server & application monitoring solution (e.g. SolarWinds)
  • You will have at least one of the following Microsoft certifications: MCP, MCITP, MCSE, MCSA

Start ASAP, must live in Kent or easily commutable to Kent.

For a full consultation on this role please email your CV to Rebecca or call ARC IT.
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