Infrastructure Engineer with strong VMWare Cloud experience and current and live SC Clearance is required to join a project with a well renowned employer based in Portsmouth, Hampshire.
This Cloud Infrastructure Engineer role will see you supporting on-prem production grade cloud IaaS services offerings across a number of hosted solutions and environments. This is a 12 month contract and is OUTSIDE IR35.
Core Technologies Required:
VMware technology on Hyper converged infrastructure (Specifically VMware Cloud Foundation SDDC Manager, vCenter, ESXi, NSX, vSAN, vRealize on Dell VxRail)
Extensive Linux (Ubuntu 16 & 18) and Windows knowledge
Data Centre Networking (specifically VMWare NSX, Cisco Nexus Spine/Leaf and Cisco ACI)
Active Directory (design and deploy)
Boundary Firewalls (Fortinet, Juniper and or ASA)
SIEM Monitoring, Service monitoring and KPI/SLA adherence
Configuration and change management
Data Protection (Veeam and Data Domain backup)
Vendor liaison, coordination and management
Nice to haves:
IaaS Self-service, orchestration and automation
Containerised application services (Docker, Kubernetes)
DevOps such as Jenkins and Ansible
Digital transformation and large scale data projects
Geo-dispersed and multi-site IaaS
Platform and OS security hardening following best practice
Accreditation and external security pen testing (support of)
Scrum, Agile and other project delivery methodologies
This Cloud VMWare Infrastructure Engineer contract will run for an initial 12 months with the likelihood of a long extension thereafter.
Please note, you must have live SC Clearance to be considered for this Infrastructure Engineer contract and be able to work on site either in Portsmouth or Corsham 5 days per week. We cannot put anyone through SC Clearance for this role.
To apply for this Infrastructure Engineer contract please send your CV to Paul Wilson at IT Recruitment Solutions now.