Technical Support Technician **INSIDE IR35**

Location
Corsham
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
24 May 2017
Closes
21 Jun 2017
Ref
093211GZB
Contact
Gareth Bird
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
Our defence client are currently looking for an experienced SC cleared Technical Support Technician to work on an initial 9 month contract at their site in Corsham.

Applicants must have the following skills:

*Demonstration of experience working in a PKI environment.
*Demonstration of experience in handling specialist equipment such as Hardware Security Modules (HSM), encrypted disk drives and key material.
*Show evidence of experience and management of software licencing, vendor support agreements, configuration control and asset management.
*Show a working knowledge of Entrust EASM, VMWare ESXi and SolarWinds Web Help Desk (Asset Management).

Nice-to-have skills and experience
*Demonstration of knowledge and experience in the design and physical implementation of computer networking including Safety and SCIDA.
*Show experience in PKI key signing operations and the operation of Certification Authorities (CA) and Registration Authorities (RA).
*Show knowledge of IETF RFC5280 and RFC3647.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following tasks:

The specialist will work on the DRCA. Management: focal point for DRCA queries and liaise with stakeholders to ensure availability for all types of activity. Assist the DRCA PKI technical specialist and act as a Trusted Role when required. Infrastructure support: Manage and maintain the underlying DRCA infrastructure for all environments to ensure availability and safety. Manage the VMWare infrastructure and build virtual machines on request. Perform software, firmware and AV updates as necessary. Manage any change to the DRCA environments. Configuration management for DRCA environments. Ensure all assets are identified, licenced, supportable and managed using the Asset Database)

Due to the nature of this client applicants with a current SC or DV clearance are strongly encouraged to apply.


Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.