Technical Specialist - Microsoft Infrastructure Applications

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We Are Looking For Technical Specialist - Microsoft for Contract Role With One Of Our Biggest Client (Among The Top 3 Biggest IT Consultancy Companies).

Here Is The Job Spec:

  • Job Location: London, UK
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 Months (extendable)
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Day Rate: As per market standards

Job Purpose and primary objectives:

The responsibilities will include all FIS generated projects and service request activities specific to building their infrastructure, databases and middleware applications.

Key responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the installation of new infrastructure to meet FIS project requirements.
  • Advise and possible assist with the implementation of complex Service Now service requests that are beyond the scope of the FIS Operations team. Need to assure timely delivery of services in resolving issues or addressing service requests from the business.
  • Interface with client serving team to understand their requirements and continue a strong dialog with them as requirements evolve.
  • Work with Operations team to document new implementations and transition of new services or processes.
  • Interact with the broader Compute team or Managed Service providers for the implementation of new services in the infrastructure.
  • Assist where needed for application and patching activities during planned maintenance windows
  • Consult with Operations on capacity and performance alerts to assure the infrastructure is properly maintained (storage, VMware, physical rack space, database, etc.)

Key Skills/Knowledge:


  • Microsoft SQL - administration, SSIS, SSRS, T-SQL, security, backup etc.
  • Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Basic knowledge of .Net
  • Active Directory environment
  • Knowledge about security and certificates - IT Security Vulnerability management
  • Experience in implementation of ERP systems


  • IBM Lotus Enterprise Integrator
  • Knowledge in SharePoint Farm .
  • Good Knowledge in SharePoint Services like Search ,User Profile.
  • Knowledge in troubleshooting and checking the ULS logs.
  • Skills in coordinating and driving the deployments .
  • Possess technical competency in troubleshoot interdependent systems from the client side, related to SharePoint (network, active directory, software and browser) through the use of desktop troubleshooting tools (Fiddler, Netmon, IE, Developer Tools, App Dynamics, Splunk.. etc.)

Technical Skills:

  • eDiscovery and analytics application knowledge
  • Knowledge of Windows/Linux OS and SQL databases
  • Knowledge of Security, networking, encryption technologies and storage systems
  • 5+ years of IT experience with demonstrated skills related to infrastructure provisioning efforts.
  • Understanding of standard application architecture and development
  • Strong Knowledge of various infrastructure applications including Active Directory, DNS, and DHCP.
  • Azure - Netapp - Cloud integration and D/R capabilities
  • Experience of designing and implementing systems.
  • E-Discovery (Relativity key) Application Integration and Deployments
  • Proven experience of supporting forensic and other platforms
  • Experience of cloud platforms, with specific knowledge of Azure,AWS and VMware based Cloud solutions
  • Ability to identify organisational needs and translate into technical solutions.
  • Experience in establishing and supporting automated application monitoring protocols useful but not required