itContracting are seeking applications for an Infrastructure Consultant, this is a contract position based in Dublin.
Job Role / Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will take ownership for the support of the internal infrastructure supporting our clients Security Operations Centre. You will provide key input to the overall design of the infrastructure and own the ongoing operation of the infrastructure. You will be responsible for designing and implementing capacity, business continuity, disaster recovery and availability plans to ensure that the infrastructure meets the current and future needs of the business. You will work closely with our internal IT team who are responsible for the operation of our corporate Infrastructure.
A degree in Computer Science or an equivalent discipline is preferable but it is not a requirement, and applicants with a minimum of 3 years of relevant industry experience in an equivalent role will be given equal consideration.
What you will bring to our Clients:
Applicants should have knowledge and experience in a number of the following disciplines or technologies:
* Windows Server 2008 R2 - Active Directory, Remote Desktop, etc.
* Linux administration and hardening.
* Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS.
* Puppet / Ansible
* OpenVPN / IPsec
* Python / Shell Scripting
* VMware ESXi Essentials 5.5 (and later) - vSphere.
* Dell SAN management.
* Security Experience/Training
* Security+, SANS, OSCP
* Amazon AWS Experience
* Splunk experience (nice to have)
* System Monitoring tools (PRTG/Nagios)
* Windows Server Administration - AD, Terminal Server
While recognised qualifications are desirable, a proven track record in any of the areas above will offer candidates a strong advantage.
PS: If you have never contracted before and would like to learn more about how easy it is to start contracting we would be delighted to discuss this with you.
For further information please feel free to contact us or apply here to us. Your application will be treated in the strictest confidence.
itContracting is Ireland's key provider of IT Contract and Permanent Professionals.
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