|Job Ref:||204511099||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Berkshire or Buckinghamshire||Address:||Salary:||£45000 - £50000/annum + 8% Bonus + Great Bens||Post Date:||10/10/2016 18:41|
We have an urgent vacancy for an MSCE qualified engineer with expertise in Windows Server Security to take ownership of product maintenance and the security roadmap. You'll be working for an innovative, successful and rapidly growing ERP software vendor. |
Reporting to the Managed Services Director, you will be part of the operations team that operates over two sites in Berkshire and Buckinghamshire. Regular travel between both sites is a requirement for this role.
As the Windows Server Security Engineer, you'll provide expertise in the bespoke design of security processes for both physical and virtual servers. This includes server hardening, setting up demilitarised zones, user authentication and deploying firewalls to support their hosted solutions.
For this role, there's an expectation that the right person will quickly become the internal subject matter expert, taking ownership of all IT security for publicly hosted applications.
Working within the team you will define policies covering IT Security, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity which will become the benchmark for the organisation.
As well as the day to day problem resolution, you'll also be hands on when managing virtualised Windows Servers for my client's managed service environment.
Your engineering skills must be very strong as you will be building and protecting Windows Servers, ensuring they are safe from any external attack.
As this is a mission critical hire, you will need to have a strong understanding of IT security, including an appreciation of penetration testing. Our client is keen to ensure 360 degree knowledge on the subject of security and is willing to provide additional training for the right engineer. This could include training towards an ethical hacking qualification for instance.
Core Skills and Experience
• MSCE with expertise in the building and supporting Microsoft servers
• Experience managing and supporting virtualised environments using
VMWare and ensuring that they are able to scale on demand as part of a
SaaS or IaaS delivery.
• Expertise of firewalls and server configuration including server
• An understanding of Microsoft licensing in both physical and virtual
• Strong experience in disaster recovery and business continuity.
• Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate technical
problems and solutions to non-technical stakeholders.
• Experience of other network topologies and Linux Operating systems
would be beneficial, but this is not essential.
To find out more information please contact one of our Prince 2 qualified Consultants for a more in-depth discussion.
Salary: To £50,000 per annum
Bonus of up to 8%
Significant benefits package
Location: Buckinghamshire or Berkshire
MSCE, Microsoft Security, Windows Server, Windows Security, VMWare, ethical hacking, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, Bucks, Oxford, Berkshire, Newbury, Reading, Bracknell, Ecommerce