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Message/Exchange System Engineer

Job Title: Message/Exchange System Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hook, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 Months +
REF: PR-EXE-Hook-C_1559742407
Contact Name: Paul Read
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Messaging/Exchange Systems Engineer



3 months +

My global IT services client is looking for a Messaging/Exchange System Engineer for an initial 3 month contract position. The role would suit a Windows System Administrator/Infrastructure support Engineer/Wintel Engineer.

The Systems Engineer will be part of the MS Exchange upgrade team responsible for the design maintenance and upgrades to a delivered system. The System Engineer will:

  • Design, integrate and test packages to ensure they work in the target environment
  • Be responsible for delivering engineering changes to time and quality
  • Be responsible for following the engineering lifecycle
  • Install packages manually or using automated software installation tools
  • Resolve installation issues and feedback findings to the engineering team using ITIL approved defect management procedures. A number of iterations of the Integration process may be necessary before the solution is deemed fit to proceed to System Test
  • To provide solutions to issues encountered in test, trials and live, and to ensure they are routed efficiently in time for trials and/or in accordance with project expectations, liaising with outside engineers where necessary
  • Provide technical support to issues raised by the Service Ops Centre
  • Be responsible for the investigation and delivery of defect resolutions through Engineering in to the Production Environment without impacting the Live service.
  • To investigate, implement and manage solutions through resolution to release

Skill set:

  • Good Communication Skills.
  • Be capable of producing concise install documentation.
  • Good analysis and problem solving skills.
  • Good understanding and proven track record of the following Technologies: IP / Firewall technologies, Exchange, Messaging
  • Experience of working in a secure environment.

In addition, they may be required to work evenings and weekends in support of the project.

A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered

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