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Windows Scripting Engineer - Christchurch - 6 months - £40-50 ph ltd - preston , United Kingdom

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Windows Scripting Engineer (SC Cleared) - Christchurch - 6 months 

My Defence and Engineering client has an urgent requirement for Windows Scripting Engineers to support various Defence projects at Christchurch. The role is initially on a 6 months contract and will require Security Clearance (SC) upon starting. Ultimately, you will be involved in developing scripts to automate the installation and configuration of a wide range of applications and infrastructure components including Exchange, Veeam and VMware.

Powershell is the script language of choice as the development is mostly for a Windows environment - however, other scripting languages are also used within the business.


+ Developing zero touch scripts that integrate with bespoke and COTS orchestrations - Ansible
+ Code production should follow industry standard best practices as well as internal policies
+ Integration and test of scripted deployments in a virtual environment and then a physical environment
+ Collaboration with other members of the agile team - knowledge sharing and peer reviews
+ Reporting on progress and providing feedback to team members and leadership
+ Producing clear and concise technical documentation 
+ Using the Atlassian toolset (JIRA, Confluence and Bamboo) to record, document and test work
+ Using Version Control mechanisms such as GIT and BitBucket to submit development code
+ Occasional visits to customer sites to support deployment


+ Powershell or C# .Net skills
+ Windows Server 2012 R2
+ Windows 10 or Windows 7 Operating Systems
+ Active Directory
+ VMware virtualisation
+ Undertaking changes in a configuration controlled environment
+ Technical documentation production
+ Python, batch scripting or VBScript would be advatageous
+ Atlassian toolset would be advantageous
+ Agile exposure would be advantageous

If interested and you match the criteria above, please send your CV for immediate consideration. For more details, please contact Burhan at Advantage Resourcing on 0161 871 8270.

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preston , United Kingdom

IT / IT Technical

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Job Title: Windows Scripting Engineer - Christchurch - 6 months - £40-50 ph ltd

Location: preston , United Kingdom

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 826304

Posted Date: 11/06/2019

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