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Senior Operations Analyst

  • Location

    Newbury

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    Up to £30 per hour + Umbrella

  • Job ref:

    5162839_1613126380

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Start date:

    22-02-2021

  • Expiry date:

    14-03-2021

A 3 Month+ contract opportunity for a Senior Operations Analyst has arisen with the local authorities in Berkshire. The client is looking for an immediate start, with the possibility of an extension. The candidate must be local to Newbury or be able to travel regularly, they will need to be office based some of the time.

Job Purpose

Reporting to the Server, Storage and Print Manager, the purpose of the Senior Operations Analyst role is :-

  • To ensure the high availability, integrity and security of all Corporate and DR physical / virtual servers and associated devices.
  • To ensure the high availability, integrity and security of the Corporate and DR Storage Area Network's (SAN) and associated devices.
  • To be responsible for the availability, security and backup of all Corporate data.
  • To personally manage assigned operational support calls within agreed SLA.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • To manage the planning, installation, operation and maintenance of new physical servers / hosts and associated devices.
  • To manage the performance and capacity of the Corporate SAN
  • To manage the performance and capacity of the Corporate SAN
  • To manage the Corporate backup systems, ensuring that a full and complete backup of all systems is in place at all time.
  • To take technical ownership of a number of key infrastructure systems - primarily vmWare, Dell SAN, EMC

Networker and Windows Server OS systems:

  • Performance and capacity
  • Backups and restores
  • Applies patches and upgrades
  • Responds to technical queries and issues

Qualifications and Experience

  • Educated to Degree level in a Computing related discipline or 3-5 years experience of key infrastructure below.
  • Current Microsoft Certification in Windows Server 2012 / 2016 (MCP / MCSA)
  • Current vmWare Certification in v6.x / 7.x (VCP)
  • Certified in SAN technologies.

Knowledge

At least 3 years in-depth working experience in two or more of the following:

  • vmWare, vSphere & vCentre
  • EMC Networker or similar backup system
  • SAN technologies ideally Dell Compellant

At least 3 years in-depth working experience using the following operating Systems:

  • Windows XP, Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2012, 2016, 2019

Rate of Pay

Umbrella: £30

There could be flexibility in the rate for the right candidate.

To apply please send your CV or email for more information.

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