Wintel Engineer - 6 month contract

Job Title: Wintel Engineer - 6 month contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH30355_1653319859
Contact Name: Luke Achilles
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2022 16:30

Job Description

Wintel Engineer

London Based

Hybrid working

6 months contract (Outside IR35)

These roles sit within the Technology Change Team which delivers technical change programmes across the corporate and online technology streams.

This programme covers the relocation for on-premise infrastructure to a new datacentre and migration to VMWare Cloud.

The role spans three phases through the Project: -

  • Precursor Activities - Consulting and evaluating server health and best practises
  • Migration Activities - System failovers, shutdowns, migration changes for re-install
  • Test and Acceptance Activities - Start-up, inspection, and failback (normalisation)

As a Microsoft server subject matter expert you will provide technical support and guidance to all matters pertaining to the identified windows infrastructure and its associated components. Your duties as a technical resource will assist the project in migrating the as-is infrastructure to the intended new future location. You will aid decision making pertaining of "how-to" relocate, the methodology we take and be a valued contributor to help us reuse our infrastructure in the future network design.

  • Strong configuration and troubleshooting
  • Experience with Windows Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2019 + OS
  • Demonstrable experience with various distributions of Microsoft Server SQL up to 2019, Always-on avalalaibility Groups, Clustering solutions.
  • Experience with SCCM and patch management
  • Experience of Active Directory, Group Policy, User profiles and folder redirection
  • Knowledge of backup technologies (NetBackup, Veeam or similar)
  • Experience with programming languages and shell scripting, powershell (Ansible, Puppet, AWX/Tower, Perl, Python, Php and Java)
  • Demonstrable knowledgeable of VMWARE Vsphere, vCentre (VMware Cloud, vRealize automation)
  • Familiar with ITIL processes