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Infrastructure Systems Engineer - Edinburgh - 12 months

Job Title: Infrastructure Systems Engineer - Edinburgh - 12 months
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £220 - £275 per day
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH56280_1516036749
Contact Name: Billy Henchy
Contact Email: b.henchy@parity.net
Job Published: January 15, 2018 17:19

Job Description

Infrastructure Systems Engineer - Edinburgh - 12 months

An experienced Infrastructure Systems Engineer is required to support the build of a new private cloud datacentre for a public sector organisation in Edinburgh. This role is required to take the lead in the setup and configuration of new systems infrastructure and supporting domain services for a user base of 1000 accounts and devices.


  • Make technical and process recommendations towards the configuration of the new private-cloud datacentre, setting up of the new Windows directory and domain services, domain trust relationships, and supporting network protocols.
  • Establish the new back-ups and Disaster Recovery (DR) strategy utilising cloud technology, and create and maintain the DR testing plan.

Essential Skills:

  • Experienced technical background supporting and maintaining network, server and SAN storage systems.
  • Experience with configuring and maintaining Windows Active Directory, Group Policy, DHCP, DNS and IIS.
  • Experience of implementing and managing data back-up solutions and an understanding of Disaster Recovery (DR) strategies.
  • Experience with Windows and Linux Server administration.
  • Experience delivering related projects using recognised project management methodologies, engaging with stakeholders and suppliers and team mentoring.
  • Knowledge of enterprise technologies including IT management and monitoring tools.
  • An understanding of public, private and hybrid cloud technologies.
  • Solid planning, communication skills, analytical and troubleshooting skills

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