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Windows Engineer

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Service Delivery

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £375 per day

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

  • Contact email:

    amyh@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    375

  • Salary low:

    350

  • Job ref:

    WE181719_1563464130

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    5 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

Montash have been engaged by a leading Consultancy to source a Windows Engineer ideally with AWS Experience for a 5 month role based in Coventry.

The Windows Engineer is needed to carry out discovery work, baseline document and assist with O/S application upgrades of virtual and physical machines in AWS and CoLo DC's. The role will require to follow the end to end process for O/S / application upgrades from Windows 2008 to Windows 2012 mostly on a VMWARE platform. You will work with the upgrades PM and customer support teams to plan upgrade activity. The role is full-time on customer site in Coventry.

  • Inventory of all in scope servers and applications
  • Create documentation detailing current application setup
  • Liaise with vendors and internal business stakeholders including SME's
  • Plan OS / Application upgrade approach with respect to each application variant
  • Create Run books detailing tasks with timings for implementation
  • Create change requests and attain approval's (attend CAB where necessary)
  • Setup server's in Co-Lo as and when required
  • Request server setups in AWS

Skills required include business interfacing skills, windows servers 2008, 2012 and 2016, GPO's, AD, Cluster's, Visio, DHCP, VMware, AWS