Applications Engineer (MS Windows)

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Applications Engineer (MS Windows)

Our client, a major defence company, require an Applications Engineer for involvement of a project for a Satellite Communications System which is currently being upgraded so that elements of this system operate upon an updated MS Windows Operating System (OS) - Windows Server 2012 r2.

Job Description

Applications Engineer
Portsmouth, Hampshire
12 months

Due to the urgent nature of the role candidates must have valid/transferable SC SECURITY CLEARANCE.

Our client, a major defence company, require an Applications Engineer for involvement of a project for a Satellite Communications System which is currently being upgraded so that elements of this system operate upon an updated MS Windows Operating System (OS) - Windows Server 2012 r2.

The purpose of this role will be undertake and support this upgrade operation. Specifically, Tectia, HP Protect and Big Fix application will need to be installed and confirmed to function and perform as previously under the updated OS.

In addition, Security Enforcing Function (SEF) testing will be required to be undertaken to ensure the expected security behaviour remains intact.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Tools
- In depth knowledge and deployment of Windows Operating Systems and interaction with third party SW applications.
- Experience of Tectia, HP Protect and Big Fix software applications

Essential experience
- Working in a Restricted security development environment, VV&T testing, working in a team environment.

Due to the urgent nature of the role candidates must have valid/transferable SC security clearance.

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Elliott Brooks-Stephenson

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I focus on delivering IT staffing solutions to our high-profile clients, on a contract basis. I cover a wide range of roles across a variety of corporate clients, using my expertise to quickly source the ideal candidate.