Infrastructure Engineer - Windows / Opensource

Category: Infrastructure
City: London, England - London, United Kingdom
Position ID: J0819-0868
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description

Locations: London, Hook, Gloucester, Corsham, Reading, Surrey (Leatherhead) & Hereford

Would you like to work for an organisation with over 40 years’ experience delivering secure, mission-critical IT solutions to Space, Defence and Intelligence clients.

CGI provides secure, mission-critical solutions to Space, Defence and Intelligence clients

We have some exciting opportunities for Infrastructure Engineers and Service Desk Analyst’s at varying levels who are looking to join our Space, Defence & Intelligence business unit. We need junior, mid-level, senior and lead Engineers, based in multiple locations, working for a range of clients and at different security levels.

Whatever your current level of experience, the technical breadth of our programmes offers the ability to extend and deepen your skill set, where training is delivered through a combination of mentoring, on-line and classroom based courses via our technical partners.

Some of our projects focus on new client requirements to design and build virtualised environments, and thereafter to provide a ‘business as usual’ service. Others focus on Secure Applications Management Services developed for government clients.

Our roles are only available if you hold or fulfil the criteria to obtain a UK Security Clearance.

Your future duties and responsibilities

• Working on-site client, troubleshooting, investigating incident resolution across a large variety of technologies supporting a large number of systems.
• You will also be supporting continuous development and regular change and releases
• Working in a Service Delivery (ITIL) environment

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

Our programmes work across a wide range of technical skillsets, and you will need to be able to demonstrate competence in at least four of the following areas.

Administration and Configuration of:

o Active Directory components (Domain Services)
o DNS, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol Services, UE-V, App-V
o Licensing (Active Directory Based Authentication)
o File & Print Services Management (including DFS-R and DFS-N);
o System Center Suite of applications:
• Virtual Machine Manager
• Configuration Manager Current Branch
• Protection Manager
• Operations Manager
• Service Manager 2016
o Windows Failover Clustering
o WSUS and Patching

Operating Systems (Build / Support / Administration)

o Microsoft Windows 2012 / 2016 / 2019
o RedHat / CentOS Linux 7+

Virtualisation: (Build / Support / Administration)

o VMWare ESXi / vCenter 6+
o vRealise Automation
o vRealise Orchestrator
o VMWare NSX
o vRops Monitoring
o Microsoft Azure Stack
o Microsoft Hyper-V
o Docker

Storage: (Build / Support / Administration)

o VMWare vSAN
o General: NFS/CIFS/Block

VDI: (Build / Support / Administration)

o Citrix NetScaler
o Citrix Storefront

Vulnerability & Protection: (Build / Support / Administration)

o NetBackup
o Check_MK
o Yum


o Ansible
o Foreman
o Puppet
o Power Shell
o Bash
o Python
o Javascript


o Cisco Switching
o Cisco Firewalls

Data Analysis skills:

• Parsing and manipulating data or files to aid in troubleshooting

• SQL / Oracle & any others E.g Postgres, NoSQL, NiFi

• Windows Server 2016
• Share Point
• Dell Blade Systems
• KEMP load Balancers
• Anti-Virus Solutions
• Demonstrable analytical and consulting experience working across a broad range of military, civil government and commercial organisations

Our projects are based in a CGI office or client site but may require travel to other locations.

The successful candidate must be able to spend time working away from home, if required.

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.