Overview

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a world leading global organisation. Our client, a blue-chip IT company, is currently seeking a System and Network Administrator to work on their customer site in Slough, this role is hybrid working remotely and in the office. This is a full-time (37.5 hours) temporary role for 3 months (August to October) the role is paying £50 per hour.

Responsibilities

* Assist in maintaining data center systems in Slough
* 24×7 on-call for systems

  • Part-time on-site at Data Center and part-time remote for management of infrastructure.
  • Maintenance Windows occur monthly and will require weekend work.
  • Equipment installation and configuration.
  • Assist build of Customer PoCs and Pilots according to established SOPs.
  • Configure Hardware, Software and Tools.
  • Assist Cybersecurity team in monitoring and remediation.
  • Direct interaction with customers to solve support tickets.
  • Open comprehensive tickets with third parties and work with third parties to resolve.
  • Assist growing team by helping with test planning and test execution and by suggesting and helping to implement improvements.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Flexible as processes change and approve.
  • Data Centre operations and processes.
  • Tidy cabling skills.
  • Data Centre Cybersecurity familiarity.
  • Competency in hardware installation and configuration.
  • Use technical documentation for guidance.
  • Creating and updating configuration documentation and improve and contribute to documentation.
  • Windows and Linux client OS.
  • Windows and Linux Server OS.
  • Collaborative and good communication skills.
  • Curious and life-long learner.
  • Extreme attention to detail

Very high want

  • Data Centre virtualization setup (install and config: VCenter, ESXi, Linux, Windows Server)
    * Python
    * Automation

    Want

    * Azure and AWS background and certificates (1 -2 years)
    * Cloud service provider like Azure, AWS, Google is a plus
    * Storage: Software defined storage – TrueNAS, Ceph (1-2 years)

Manpower UK is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Job Tenure: Contract and Full-Time
Salary: £45 – £50 per hour
Location: Slough, Berkshire

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