Technical Consultant

Location : Corsham, Wiltshire, England
Job Ref : AR76
Consultant : Alex Reeves
Sector : IT, Internet
Salary : £43k per year


AR76 – Technical Consultant

Location: Corsham

Salary: £43,000


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Technical Consultant on behalf of one of our clients.

Delivery of high­ quality technical solutions to new and existing customers and Act as the technical lead during the build of designed solutions.

Our client strongly encourages applications from ex-military candidates however, all applications will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Early involvement in IT delivery projects for the creation of Low-level Designs (LLDs).
  • Technical lead during the execution phase of IT projects.
  • Liaising with customers to derive detailed requirements and system configurations.
  • Working closely with Project Managers and Technical Architects to ensure the successful delivery of solution, on time and to a consistent quality.
  • Provide subject matter expertise in one or more technical discipline -for example, Server, Storage, Networking, End User or Cloud.
  • Working on customer sites or datacentres during the delivery of IT projects.
  • Ensuring IT solutions are accepted into support through provision of knowledge transfer sessions, documentation, and post-implementation support.
  • Pioneer the development of repeatable design patterns (blue prints).

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Migration from on-premise infrastructure to cloud services.
  • Application hosting/ big data platform implementation.
  • Large scale desktop rollout / tech refresh (500+).
  • MDM implementation.
  • Server virtualization and consolidation.
  • Datacentre migrations.
  • Thin client implementation.
  • Infrastructure automation.
  • Business process automation.
  • Experienced with one or more of the following technology disciplines:
  • Cloud laaS / PaaS / Saas.
  • Microsoft Office365.
  • Microsoft Azure.
  • AWS.
  • Server and Storage:
  • Microsoft Windows Server operating systems.
  • Microsoft Server applications, such as Exchange, SharePoint, SQL Server.
  • VMware vSphere.
  • Veeam Backup and Replication.
  • Dell/ EMC/ NetApp Storage Arrays.
  • Networking and Security:
  • Cisco/ Dell/ HP/ Brocade switches.
  • Cisco/ Juniper / Checkpoint/ Palo Alto firewalls.
  • FS / Kemp Load Balancers and WAFs.
  • WAN circuits – Internet, MPLS, ADSL, FTTC, Leased line, ExpressRoute, Direct Connect.
  • VoIP solutions.
  • Cisco ISE/ SSM / FTD.

End User:

  • Windows 7 / 8 / 10 Desktops, Laptops, Tablets.
  • IOS or Android devices.
  • Microsoft Remote Desktop Services.
  • Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop.
  • SC clearance is required.


  • MCSA, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, VCP or ITIL certifications
  • Experience in a Managed Services Provider environment.

Location: Corsham

Salary: £43,000

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