La Fosse Associates are currently partnered with a client who is looking to recruit 2 x Infrastructure Engineers into their team, to help support their Server and Storage environment.
The roles will be based out of their Birmingham office, with hybrid working offered, inside IR35 and £500 per day. These are initial 6 month contracts.
These roles will support the team in upgrading the primarily virtualized Windows Server landscape from Windows Server 2012 or 2012 R2 to a more recent Windows Server version. The upgrade path is defined and executed per server, taking into account the application or service running on it. The candidate should be familiar with the different upgrade methods such as in-place upgrade, re-installation of the server with subsequent migration of the application or service running on it. The virtualization platform used is VMware.
Experience / Knowledge required:
- Microsoft Windows Server OS 2012 and newer
- VMware virtualization platform
- Windows infrastructure services, such as DNS, DHCP, Print
- PowerShell and scripting
- Azure Stack
- Basic knowledge of MS SQL Server would be advantageous