Job description / Person specification
The position is based in Portsmouth, but our teams support projects throughout the country so a willingness to travel is essential.
This could be anywhere from one day to a week at a time.
Proactively work with solution architects and senior engineers to aid in the production of (and / or contributions to) proposals for work (preparation / justification of work programmes / plans / resource estimates)
Lead tasks to ensure delivered solution follows defined design process and QinetiQ governance procedures and processes through design reviews
Keep abreast of industry trends and advancements in information technology
Build and enhance relationships with peers and QinetiQ’s infrastructure services
Be responsible for undertaking project work across the team as required participation in reference groups, training and research on new functionality etc.
Working towards becoming recognised as a Server expert within QinetiQ
Position Requirements / Experience & Skills :
Technical background with a broad range of knowledge, based on Microsoft Server, VMWare, Cisco networking and a mixture of COTS, MOTS and custom applications.
Experience providing customer support to IT systems, preferably within the Military environment.
Practical experience of building VMWare ESXi (ideally VCP6.0 or later) and Microsoft Server 2012 (MCSA ideally, or demonstrable experience).
A sound technical understanding of IT concepts, including Active Directory, Group Policy Object and DNS architectures.
Experience in deploying and supporting Enterprise Infrastructure Services including directory, messaging, back-up and storage
Experience of systems integration, with appreciation of networking requirements for a server infrastructure.
Knowledge of JSP 604 and 440 and associated JSPs would be desirable.
Knowledge of Military Crypto and Communications systems would be desirable.
Calm and methodical approach to problem solving
Industry standard qualifications, or equivalent knowledge, such as MCSA, CISSP, CCNA, ITIL, VCP, degree
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Willing to provide 24 / 7 support on a weekly rota
Already have or willing to go through enhanced DV security clearance