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Software Distribution Technician

Job Title: Software Distribution Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bracknell, Berkshire
Salary: £12 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: FJS - C - NP - SDist_1494924808
Contact Name: Nancy Pottinger
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Software Distribution Technician

Location: Bracknell

Salary/Rate: £12 per hour

A 2nd line Software Distribution Technician is required to provide technical support for the Defence Software Delivery (Radia) solution who will be part of a larger team of approximately 20 engineers.

The engineer will operate the HP Radia Distribution process, manage software downloads to UADs and Servers, be involved in planning and co-ordinating major application rollouts and baselines, investigate reported failures for delivery in liaison with 3rd line technical support ensuring disruption is kept to a minimum, ensure Sanctuary database is updated, provide support to data centres and tier3 servers in Live, distribute and maintain Anti-Virus solution to all devices (servers and uads) at the defence technical infrastructure boundaries and gateways, liaise with engineering, release management to understand future product releases, ensure license compliance isn't compromised at user devices.

Candidate would desirably possess SC clearance however it is not a mandatory requirement for this position. Candidate should also have the ability to gain DV.

Skills - Mandatory

  • Able to gain Security Clearance
  • W2K/W2K3
  • Anti-Virus Solutions - preferably McAfee experience
  • A good team player

Desirable Skills

  • Sanctuary knowledge
  • Knowledge of Software Deployment Tools (Radia/SMS)
  • Trouble shooting skills
  • HP Radia
  • Writing process documents and Work Instructions

The Company

A leading global IT services organisation with 10,000 employees and annual revenue of nearly £2 billion in the UK alone. Projects delivered for private, Government, International and Defence customers are some of the largest and most technically innovative solutions found in the world. Their business is rapidly expanding to meet current and future commitments due to numerous exciting programmes currently being developed. These solutions will use the latest technology to resolve some of the most complex requirements for a challenging group of customers.

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