JOB TITLE: Deployment Engineer


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Sheffield
Job Reference : 12273SM Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 21/03/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £35000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Deployment Engineer Paying £30-£35k Based in Sheffield The Opportunity Do you have a significant interest in technology? Do you like working with innovative technologies and methodologies? Do you want end to end exposure to the life cycle of a technology solution - implementation, deployment and ongoing support? Do you like working within a collaborative environment? Do you have a forward-thinking thinking approach? Do you enjoy a varied role? Do you like building relationships with clients through listening to them and fostering relationships based on trust and professionalism? Are you committed to continuous professional development?


Job Description

Deployment Engineer
Paying £30-£35k
Based in Sheffield

The Opportunity
Do you have a significant interest in technology?
Do you like working with innovative technologies and methodologies?
Do you want end to end exposure to the life cycle of a technology solution - implementation, deployment and ongoing support?
Do you like working within a collaborative environment?
Do you have a forward-thinking thinking approach?
Do you enjoy a varied role?
Do you like building relationships with clients through listening to them and fostering relationships based on trust and professionalism?
Are you committed to continuous professional development?

If so then our end client,who are an expanding software house based in Sheffield, are looking for a Deployment Engineer to join their technology team. You will join the software & systems support team that manages the end to end software life cycle for a series of deployments across a portfolio of large client companies The role will provide you with the opportunity to obtain a good level of experience in a variety of technical based activities with excellent opportunities to progress.

The Role
As Deployment Engineer, you will need to be able to work independently to deliver the necessary support prior to, during and after software deployments.

Responsibilities
The successful Deployment Engineer will;

*Lead the deployment and operations of software to internal and external clients in line with client/development milestones, commercial budgets and other constraints.
*Deliver deployments in line with commercial parameters covering: Internal system/service health monitoring, Automation of software deployment processes for deployments to development, testing and production environments, Release management and Software/deployment testing as required
*Respond to internal and external requests for technical support
*Second/Third line technical support activities as required
*Management and ownership of issues through the support case lifecycle
*Client site software/hardware installation support
* Report to the Development and operations manager on the progress of deployments, issues and risks associated with their work
* Attend appropriate meetings to liaise with other individuals within the company responsible for the successful delivery of implementation projects

The Candidate
As Deployment Engineer, you will be a strong communicator and enjoy having conversations about technology! The software solution sits on Microsoft technology, so that would be your technical bias.

We will be looking for someone who can bring the team:

*A background within the Microsoft technology stack including exposure to MS Server, SQL Server, Team Foundation Server, MS System centre and Hyper-V
*Some exposure to Scripting (Ideally PowerShell)
*Experience of providing internal and external customer support

I am happy to have conversations with anyone who thinks they can help us with the above.

So even if you don't have a CV, feel free to give me a call on the numbers below.

Hours of Work
Permanent, Full Time - Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week
The Package
Paying £30-£35k
22 days holiday entitlement plus bank holidays,
contributory pension scheme
Health Care / Gym Membership

The Agency
Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd.

Please be aware that as part of our service, our end clients often ask us to conduct face to face interviews on their behalf for shortlisting candidates, so we may need to arrange to meet you if you have been shortlisted.

We receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials.

We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you have been shortlisted for interview for this particular role and you meet the end client requirements.

Please consider yourself unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within 14days.

Kind Regards,
Stephen


Job Keywords

Deployment, Lead, Engineer,Technician, IT Support, 2nd line, 3rd line, Operations, software, customer, microsoft, serverl, SQL Server, Powershell, Scripting, .Net, technology, Sheffield, ASP.Net, delivery, test, release, installation,



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