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Systems Engineer (Design/Implementation) *FINANCE*

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Huxley Associates
20 May 2014
17 June 2014
Sophie Organ
Contract Type
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Good Bonus + Benefits

Further information

A leading global trading/financial house in Central London is looking for an ambitious Systems Design & Implementation Engineerto play a key role in the delivery of IT Infrastructure for technology projects, designing infrastructure architectures and providing an ongoing engineering service for various cutting-edge technology platforms.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a strong Infrastructure Engineer who is looking to get stuck into end to end project work in an innovative, enterprise environment. The engineer will be responsible for the entire lifecycle of a series of critical, large scale projects and will work closely alongside a team of 6 engineers (made up of systems and network engineers) as well as the other infrastructure teams within the company.

Ideal Skill Set

  • Previous experience working as an engineer within financial services is essential
  • Excellent windows skill set: Windows Server 2008, 2012, Active Directory, Exchange server 2010, SQL Server 08/12 .
  • Expert knowledge of related infrastructure technologies and solutions such as server virtualisation, storage, database and server based computing
  • Solid working knowledge of virtualisation e.g. Hyper V / VMware ESX 5.5
  • Cloud computing e.g. vCloud / vSphere
  • Knowledge of Scripting Language /Automation e.g. Power Shell / VBScript is essential
  • General knowledge of storage networking / server clustering
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

The company has a very flat structure, so this would suit someone who is looking to gain exposure to a variety of technologies in a large environment.

While technical proficiency is important, excellent team work skills, a can do attitude, problem solving approach and is the key attribute the management team will be looking for. This would suit an ambitious self-starter with a strong work ethic who is always striving to challenge themselves and achieve their goals.

Huxley Associates

Huxley Associates is an international recruitment agency specialising in the placement of senior professionals in a diverse range of sectors.