Defence Information requires up to 11 VMware infrastructure Systems Engineers/Integrators to support the New Style of IT (Deployed) project. The role will involve designing and documenting VMware vSphere subsystems with part of this process being to prototype solutions. The prototyped solution would then be used to develop a build specification to allow an automation team to automate the installation and configuration.
The successful engineer will be expected to integrate in to teams responsible for:
- Developing releases within an agile environment
- VMware vSphere infrastructure Low Level Design and implementation of that design
- Support the team in managing and maintaining reference systems
- Occasional visits to customer sites to support deployment
The applicant would ideally have skills in at least some of the following areas and a willingness to learn:
- VMware vSphere (ESXi, vCenter) 6.5 or later
- VMware NSX
- VMware Horizon
- Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 10 Operating Systems
- Active Directory
- Scripting using PowerShell.
- IP Networking, load balancing, firewalls and routers using Cisco, Juniper and McAfee
- Undertaking changes in controlled environment
- Atlassian toolset
- Technical documentation production
Applicants must be a UK National and will require a minimum of SC clearance and a willingness to undergo DV clearance
What we are looking for in you:
You will ideally be outgoing, flexible and self-driven with a passion for innovation and enjoy the challenge of solving new problems, with a logical approach to your work. You should be adaptable to the changing digital world, naturally looking to learn new skills and have the ability to spend periods of time working both locally and away from your base site. In return we can offer a rewarding rich and varied career.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
BAE Systems Air
If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.
From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.
As part of our Air team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible, shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we cannot even imagine today. You could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our customers around the globe.
Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.
We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.