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Range Engineer - Networks focus

  • Job reference: 933810
  • Location: Outer Hebrides, Western Isles
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Infrastructure, IT & Telecoms
  • Date posted: 02/02/2021

Range Engineer - Network Focus

Competitive Salary / Overtime and Re-location package

Based on the Isle of Uist, Outer Hebrides, Scotland

Our client, a partner of the Ministry of Defence based in the Outer Hebrides Islands is seeking enthusiastic, qualified candidates who would enjoy a life style change. Small community setting, island living and close to wildlife are some of the benefits a career move would offer.

The succcessful candidate will be required to satisfy SC level security clearance.

Primary responsibility will be for the development and maintenance of the IT Network infrastructure.

This will include the management and maintenance of the Ranges Secure Tactical Datalink systems and liaising with the MoD for asset configuration for the conduct of test and evaluation trials. Working under a senior engineer, you will take the lead on a range of tasks and hold responsibility for the task's technical output.

This is an excellent opportunity for an IT Networks professional looking for their next opportunity. In this challenging role, you will need to be able to adapt quickly to a variety of technical problems, learn new skills as required and take ownership of a range of tasks.

The successful candidate will have:

  • An IT background including network infrastructure experience
  • Experience of CISCO or be CCNA qualified
  • Be able to demonstrate experience working with Windows server 2003/2008/2019, active directory configuration and management.
  • Knowledge/experience of Open Suse / Red hat Linux & Microsoft operating systems.
  • Demonstrate strong organisational skills, able to work individually or as a team player with excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

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