Infrastructure maintenance engineer- Inside IR35

Infrastructure maintenance engineer- Inside IR35

Job Title: Infrastructure maintenance engineer- Inside IR35
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: Up to £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00082972_1540548395
Contact Name: Max Douglas
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 26, 2018 11:06

Job Description

Contract opportunity- Infrastructure maintenance engineer- Winchester- 3 months- £350 per day Inside IR35

Infrastructure Maintenance Contractor
We are looking for an infrastructure/network engineer to assist with some infrastructure maintenance tasks.
You will be undertaking work across multiple platforms and will be based within a team of other network and systems engineers carrying out service improvements and updates.
Your role will include:
* Server upgrade and client/policy migration of the enterprise anti-virus solution
* Patching of installed Linux operating systems & application packages
* Deployment of new anti-virus solution clients to the Linux server estate
* Build of new Red Hat Enterprise 7 servers and migration of services

You may also be required to assist with:
* Configuring Citrix NetScaler (implementing changes to load balancing, content switching, web application firewall policy, security protocols and web re-directs)
* Upgrade of our two-factor authentication software platform
* Data Centre switch configuration and software updates
* Firewall rule changes and platform updates
* Liaising with service customers and managers to ensure change procedures are followed and appropriate testing resource is available for the changes you implement

Our infrastructure platforms are critical to the delivery of applications and services provided to the citizens of Hampshire and our partners. It is therefore essential that you have experience of assessing risk, following change management procedures and of working in an organisation that follows ITIL processes.
To be suitable for these opportunities; it is essential that you have knowledge & experience in:
* Linux Operating Systems (e.g. Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or newer)
* Enterprise Anti-Virus solutions (e.g. McAfee)
* Software updates and patching
* Good communication & organisation skills with experience of working in a maintenance environment

Knowledge or experience of any of the following are also desirable:
* Experience of working with Citrix NetScaler Traffic Management for load balancing, WAF and/or to manage security protocols
* Dell or Cisco switching
* Checkpoint and Palo Alto Firewall Policy management
* Vulnerability Scanning tools (e.g. Nessus or Qualys)
* Network Security principles

Lawrence Harvey is acting as an Employment Business in regards to this position.
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