Cloud / Infrastructure Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    James Jarvis

  • Contact email:

    james.jarvis@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00028417_1570692600

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

CLOUD / INFRASTRUCTURE / WINDOWS / EXCHANGE / AWS / AZURE / NETWORKING

Cloud / Infrastructure Engineer
Rate: £450-525PD
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Duration: 3-6 Month

Responsibilities

Ensure that users / customers have 24 X 7 access to network systems, applications and services.
Management of Active Directory, MS Windows Server operating systems and other enterprise software applications and platforms such as: Citrix, VMware, Linux/SQL server database, IIS and SAN's
Provide operations support including data backup, data restore, disaster recovery, and storage management.
Operational support of cloud hosted services, AWS, Azure
Responding to business requests for service; working on projects
Good understanding of messaging architecture, Exchange, O365 etc
Analysis of server and network activity and maintaining performance monitoring systems as well as other software programs e.g., intrusion detection, virus scanning applications.
Troubleshooting operational issues
Delivering and working towards IT best practice processes & procedures

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

*Basic understanding of Solutions Architecture
*IT knowledge of LAN/WAN, VLANs Firewalls and Enterprise infrastructure setup.
*Knowledge and experience of supporting complex e-commerce environments. Ideally will have worked within a company supporting many web and e-commerce servers and or Linux servers
*Exposure to Docker, Terraform, and cloud deployment tools is desirable
*Exposure to configuration management tools - Puppet/Ansible - is desirable
*An understanding of SANs and virtualization technologies, particularly VMware
*Experience of HP Servers, SANs, Juniper Firewalls, Extreme switches and load-balanced environments
*An understanding of PCI-DSS and ISO27001 is desirable
*Aware of ITIL best practice for Service Management

Experience

*Five or more years' experience in IT systems & operating systems, or network and systems security.