Vacancy Details

Senior Application Systems Engineer

  • £49 - £54.56 per hour
  • Reading, Berkshire

Senior Application Systems Engineer

Up to £ 54.56 per hr inside IR35

Aldermaston - on site 5 days per week


We are seeking a Senior Application Systems Engineer for our government client. The role is based full-time on-site in Aldermaston, 5 days per week.

Security Clearance: Security Clearance (SC or above)

This role is inside IR35 - Due to the service of the role, it will now be based on an Umbrella solution.

Role Profile/Responsibilities:

  • Awareness of additional technology areas such as VMWare, Virtualisation, Networking and Converged Infrastructure
  • Broad knowledge of IT and Information related principles, standards, and requirements when operating within MoD and UK legislative environments
  • Working knowledge of ITIL framework. Technical investigation and problem-solving skills
  • Highly proficient computing skills
  • Good communicator (Written and oral) with sound facilitation skills
  • Ability to operate under pressure and influence decisions
  • Resolution of tasks and incidents
  • Understanding of windows 2019 / 20 / 22
  • Networking skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Infrastructure skills
  • Change management
  • To support the business in providing high quality computing environments by providing and managing the provision of System Administration expertise to the User community
  • Escalation of significant issues to the IS Technical Services Manager or Team Lead
  • Maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality and be a great team player
  • Deliver Technical Excellence
  • Provide a resilient cost effective highly available infrastructure to the business on top of which hosted services can be deployed, managed and maintained
  • Core Server Support - Build, maintain and manage the provisioning of Server environments to the client, in keeping with current SLA's, through effective processes, KPI's and problem management
  • Be responsible for diagnosing and following through to resolution any problems, escalating to team members or other teams and vendors when required
  • Ensure that IS Change requests are completed and processed in timely manner to enable service improvement
  • To ensure that all users are supported in their day-to-day activities with resolutions to problems and issues
  • Build relationships with other teams within IT Operations to enable better support and communications
  • To maintain technical skills to allow us to benefit from new and emerging technologies in order to make supportive decisions
  • Understand and develop support system road maps

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