Server Systems Engineer– WinTel/VMware – Investment Bank

Server Systems Engineer– WinTel/VMware – Investment Bank

Our client a leading Investment Bank are currently seeking a Server System Engineer to join their infrastructure team on an initial 6 month contract.

In this role as a Server System Engineer you will be joining an Infrastructure team of 4 who are responsible for looking after 100 servers both HP and Virtual VMWare.

Your duties and responsibilities as a Server Analyst include but are not limited to:

  • Managing compliance of desktop and server software.
  • Manage extranet firewalls
  • Manage physical & system level access control and administer payment limits.
  • Remove and Report on unauthorised software from the environment.
  • Test, plan & implement software products, patches & newer versions.
  • Maintain backups for Server environment & ensure 100% availability of data.
  • Maintain asset & inventory information.
  • Maintain environment security levels and report on non-compliance.
  • Maintain disaster recovery & production documentation and software libraries.
  • Test disaster recovery systems, applications and failovers regularly
  • Support users during Disaster Recovery tests.
  • Maintain a good customer relationship with staff & vendors and ensure that all complaints are resolved promptly and in a professional manner.
  • Complete agreed upon projects within timeframe provided and follows procedure

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Investment Banking or Financial Services Experience
  • Server Administration Experience
  • Windows Server Experience
  • RedHat Linux OS Experience
  • Ideally, a MCSE qualification
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes
  • Knowledge of Virtualisation, VMWare in particularly
  • Excellent communication Skills

6 Month Contract – City of London