Wintel Engineer with Security Experience




Wintel Server Engineer with Security Experience | CONTRACT | 6 Months Rolling | London

I am currently seeking an experienced Wintel Engineer to work a 6 month contract in London, Liverpool Street. The successful applicant will have strong Windows Engineering experience with a focus around IT Security including best pratices.

Job duties:

  • Provide close liaison with project teams to ensure the smooth transition of new applications, systems and initiatives into the production environment
  • Manage production and maintenance of integration system documentation
  • Ensure delivery of integration objectives and goals and that appropriate incident reports are prepared in a timely manner
  • Review and recommend options to improve the effectiveness of infrastructure through automation Provide escalation support for all Windows, Exchange and messaging, VMware and Citrix infrastructure in an enterprise Active Directory environment
  • Act as a visible point of contact for the Wintel Infrastructure (O/S and hardware)
  • Providing automated solutions, PowerShell, on Microsoft and VMware technologies
  • Resolve and conduct root cause analysis of system performance / failure issues
  • Establish and maintain best practices, processes and procedures to underpin the operations of the business
  • Manage configuration, installation and release management
  • Conduct performance monitoring and testing
  • Produce documentation and change control
  • Prepare and maintain technical, process and operations documentation

Technical Skills:

  • The successful applicant will be have strong Windows engineering skills specifically focused on IT and Cyber Security best practices and will be responsible for developing and implementing strong controls and security measures in line with the overall Cyber Security objectives.
  • Technologies will include but not limited to, Windows Server, Exchange Server, O365, BES, AWS, Active Directory, MS Lync, VMWare ESX, Powershell, File and Print Services, DNS, DFS, ADFS and SCCM.
  • Good technical understanding of complex messaging infrastructure’s with good messaging related troubleshooting skills.
  • Good technical understanding of IT infrastructure products, standards and configuration.

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Experience in working through technical challenges through acquisitions and mergers
  • 5 years’ or more experience of working in a systems infrastructure role.
  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related disciplines.
  • Citrix, VMWare and Microsoft Certifications
  • PowerShell and VB Scripting
  • Experience of ITIL v3 standards or a certificate in ITIL v3 foundation skills beneficial
  • Ability to develop automation process using scripting languages such as PowerShell and batch.
  • The role requires an experienced Windows engineer with extensive experience of the core set of Microsoft Server products including O365 and AWS.
  • This role requires a skilled engineer with a strong delivery track record.
  • Financial institution experience in a trading environment is desirable but not essential.

Interviews happening next week. Email your CV

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.


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