Datacentre Infrastructure Engineer
Required to work on both presales and programme delivery activities as required. Broad technical knowledge with an area of specific technical focuses (Network, Server infrastructure/data centre, Storage).
Cleared to SC (minimum) and NPPV3 (ideally) or DV. Initial focus to be traditional virtualised data centre, but likely to become more focused on Cloud as time goes on. Training and coaching will be provided as part of our normal staff development approach.
Are you ready for your next career challenge?
To provide infrastructure design and management expertise to programmes of work in delivery and bid/proposal engagements.
Delivery of outcomes with appreciation of quality, time and cost :
Commitment, integrity and collaboration: Compliance to engineering guidelines and best practices. Embody those principles as senior engineer on a delivery stream for projects in delivery or on bids within own area of responsibility;
Co-ordinate delivery of the solution / platform elements in project or service settings focused on timely outcomes;
Be agile, be innovative and collaborative in your approach to finding the best way forward when things change.
Development of less experienced team members – daily check in with those you work with, ensure you are aligned, share goals and success!
Contribution to Leidos capability model through engagement with Centres of Excellence (CoE) and internal development initiatives
Your Role and Responsibilities;
Experience of managing Cisco routers, switches and Firewalls (ASA & FirePower) including FMC (FirePower Management Centre)
understanding of security, VLANS and dynamic routing protocols
Experience of data centre Virtualisation (HyperV & VMware)
Experience of managing WIndows Server estates and Linux (RHEL) server estates and AD, GPO, DNS,
Experience of Managing SQL server on-prem, including clustering / AOAG
Appreciation of Biometics and considerations around Biometric system deployments
Favorable If You Have;
Experience of NetApp Storage:
All Flash storage (AFF)
SnapMirror (inc SM-BC), SnapVault, MetroCluster
Experience of contributing to bids / supporting solution development/writing descriptions of proposed solutions
Experience of RedHat Satellite / Capsule
Experience of Monitoring, logging and Management (e.g. SCOM, SCCM, SCSM, LogRhythm, Solarwinds GigaVUE
PKI / HSM
Attention to detail
Task and customer focus
Are you ready to make an impact? Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career, share your CV with us today.
What we do for you:
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.
We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
• Contributory Pension Scheme
• Private Medical Insurance
• 33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
• Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)
• Dynamic Working
Commitment to Diversity:
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.
Who We Are:
Leidos UK & EUROPE – we work to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through technology, engineering and science.
Leidos is a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities and transformation in frontline services, our work in the United Kingdom includes addressing some of the most complex problems in defence, healthcare, government, safety and security, and transportation.
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 47,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.