Job: Infrastructure Engineer

Job Title: Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Job Published: 21 days ago

Job Description

Infrastructure Engineer (Patching Technical Lead)

We are currently recruiting for an Infrastructure Engineer (Patching Technical Lead) to join well established organisation in Birmingham. My client needs a capable Infrastructure Engineer.

This established and dynamic financial services organisation are seeking a professional, challenge orientated and focused Infrastructure Engineer to enhance their WSUS, SCCM, Patching, Applications and Server Side Support services.

The role:
  • Understand patching mechanisms to a sufficient level to allow the team lead to back fill one of your patching analysts if required.
  • Understand the tenable levels required to drive patching analysis and reporting
  • Devise and maintain the test plan for operating system and application patching and support resolution of issues as required
  • Automate patching as far as possible to achieve patching SLAs
  • Work closely with the security team to produce agreed patching plan/schedule based on threat to the business and report on progress against plan
  • Act as the main interface with third party patching teams and ensure they are operating in line with agreed patch plan/schedule
  • Undertake adhoc patching activity in response to abnormal events or activities when required by security team
  • Keep appropriate records and update documentation or checklists as applicable
Key technical experience required will involve around:
  • Microsoft Windows7, 8, and 10
  • SQL
  • Chrome, Firefox and Safari
  • WSUS, SCCM 2016
  • Patching, MS Applications
  • Windows Server 2008 and 2012 with Sever 2016 expertise highly desirable
  • Active Directory, ADFS, Group Policy
  • Virtualisation/VMware
  • MS SQL & MS Office 365