|Job Ref:||204567825||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Contract||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Newcastle upon Tyne||Address:||Post Code:||NE2||Salary:||£480 - £650/day||Post Date:||19/10/2016 09:35|
A Support Infrastructure Engineer and a Senior Support Infrastructure Engineer is required for 9 months (likely to be extended) based in Newcastle. |
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A Support Infrastructure Engineer (Dev Ops) is required to work on the Work Services Platform (WSP), a Microsoft Dynamics CRM muli-tier IT system, in the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and will be based in Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne The WSP development platform and development and maintenance service will be brought in-house from a third party supplier at the end of October 2016. This role will be key in moving the existing environment to a new cloud based one. WSP comprises MS Dynamics 2011, MS SQL server database and has been bespoke significantly. The postholder will be expected to work across other MS SQL platforms within DWP. To perform the following activities, thereby ensuring the service, contractual and regulatory requirements of the organisation are met: * Build of WINTEL environments required to host the WSP Development and Dev Test environments in the cloud service we will be using * Implementation of chosen tooling and application software to run the environments and deliver a development service * Work on other DWP WINTEL or Linux based projects in a Dev/Ops support capacity
Responsible for: Operational management of Linux servers, delivering a complex web application stack; building and configuring new server platforms and the automated tooling to do so; testing, debugging and troubleshooting of platform level problems; and supporting development teams with configuring applications for deployment.
You will have:
? An understanding of common web application architectures.
? Experience in configuring and managing Linux servers for serving a dynamic website.
? Experience in debugging a complex multi-server service.
? Scripting or basic programming skills.
? Familiarity with network protocols - TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL, etc.
? A strong technical foundation in build, release and environments.
? Passion for and ability to design and support robust build, deployment and configuration management systems for multi-tier Java J2EE & .Net applications.
? Experience using: installation and management of open source monitoring tools; configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef; deploying and configuring machines in a Cloud environment (EC2, Google App Engine etc.); application deployment strategies and continuous integration; Networking concepts, technologies, and protocols (TCP/IP, IPSec, HTTP, FTP, DHCP, and DNS); Virtualization systems (VMWare, Xen, etc); Operations team experience; administering application servers, servlet containers, and web servers (WebSphere, Apache Tomcat, Jetty, Nginx, Mongrel, Microsoft IIS, Apache HTTP server, etc); integration tools (Jenkins, Travis - CL, Go);
Other experience required -
* Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA) in Windows Server 2012 Technology
* Experience and application of VMWare.
* Knowledge supporting ESXi (up to latest version).
* Knowledge supporting vSphere (up to latest version).
* Experienced supporting Windows Server OS (2000/2003/2008/2012).
* Experience supporting Active Directory.
* ITIL certification to Foundation
* Experience of ITIL Service Transition
This role is to start asap and will pay £480 - £550 per day (Ltd/Umbrella) depending on experience and £(Apply online only) per day for the Senior Support Infrastructure Engineer