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Event Manager x3 - DV Cleared

Job Title: Event Manager x3 - DV Cleared
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3-6 Months +
REF: FJS-EM-LEEM-C_1548780302
Contact Name: Paul Read
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Event Manager x2 - DV Cleared

My client is looking to hire 2 Event Managers to work across 2 locations. The roles are based in Portsmouth and Halifax.

The successful Event Managers will work closely together along with an Event manager already in place in Gloucestershire.

The requirements is to provide Event Management as a service aimed at monitoring the performance of the Deployed services.

The individual shall provide Events Management support which shall sit within the Portsmouth or Halifax . They shall be responsible for:

  • Enabling detection, notification, filtering and correlation of Events and Alerts in line with the Service Operations policy
  • Reacting to the Alerts and Events by identifying, correlating, determining the correct control action and where necessary seeking advice from the Technical Authority
  • Supporting the evolution of processes in conjunction with the development and integration of the system; interacting with external third parties.
  • Develop the utility of Defence provided tooling to support Event Management.
  • Where necessary the contractor shall ensure that skills and knowledge transfer is carried out between the contractor and the authority using the authorities' recognised toolsets.

Event Managers will be expected to carry out the following:

  • Work with the current Event Manager and the LBS Design/SM Team to shape, develop and implement the best practises currently established in Gloucestershire which will result in the detection, notification, filtering and correlation of all Events and Alerts;
  • Work with resolver groups.

Skills Required:
Good networking engineer with strong knowledge of routers and switches and being able to adapt to the monitoring toolset provided.

All Event Managers must have experience of some of the following as a minimum:
(1). Experience of configuring and using the following tools:
(a). WhatsUp Gold;
(b). BMC TrueSight Infrastructure Manager;
(c). BMC Discovery;
(d). Net IM;
(e). ARX, Portal and BMC Remedy;
(f). Splunk;
(g). PCAP analysis;
(h). Wireshark.

Due to the nature of the work the successful candidates will need to be DV cleared prior to starting.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.