Windows Chef Engineer- 185594
Posted on Sep 22, 2022 by eTeam Inc.
Role Title: Windows Chef Engineer
Duration: 6 months
Inside IR35 role
Windows Chef Engineer
Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:
"Internals level" knowledge of all versions of Windows Server and AD
Enterprise experience of Server Build and Deployment, Security Configuration
Experience with Desired State Configuration tools
Development Techniques and experience from tool/application development using PowerShell, C#, Ruby, Databases
Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:
Agile & Lean methodologies, DevOps
Enhance vulnerability management automation, develop patching framework for Windows Server estate and contribute to patching content releases
Development and drive of improvements in Server Build and corporate toolsets, focusing on process optimization and establishment of best practices
Provide expertise and technical support to application or infrastructure teams and your colleagues - you may be asked to dive in to a project or to work on incidents
Participate in driving adoption and use of Chef across organization - you will be required to code in python, ruby and Chef DSL
Build relationships with internal clients, discuss and understand their infrastructure needs both on a practical and commercial level. Provide input/influence to design activity.
Stakeholder Management and Leadership
Capability to work in geographically dispersed team
Ability to communicate between technical and business teams
Empathy and capability to control/manage escalations in highly pressurized environment
Ability to adapt quickly and to demonstrate a flexible approach
Decision-making and Problem Solving
As an AVP, identified candidate should individually evaluate the assigned job requirements, connect with multiple stakeholders and with appropriate judgement and analytical skills, deliver the same with appropriate planning as an Individual Contributor.
Good interpersonal skills
Organisation and prioritisation skills
Management of tasks and responsibilities to ensure the efficient running of the Supported Services.
Technical remediation planning and scope determination during major incidents
Risk and Control Objective
Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal client Policies and Policy Standards.
An infrastructure engineer who has worked on the Windows Server platform specialising in platform design and implementations in a large, global environment is required. It is preferable if this experience has been gained whilst working in financial services.