Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Are you a Security Cleared Infrastructure Engineer looking for your next contract? Keen to work for the biggest public services department in the UK?

My client, the Department for Work and Pensions are looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer who already holds live SC level Security Clearance to join their team as a contractor.

Hybrid working is available out of Manchester, Peel Park, Newcastle or Leeds (2 days on site per week is required at a minimum).

Rate – £550 p/d, Umbrella.

Inside of IR35.
Duration – Initial 12-month contract.
Interview process – 1 stage via MS Teams.

Please note, those without live Security Clearance (SC) cannot be considered at this time and will be rejected.



As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer you will be a skilled Practitioner and a role model in Infrastructure solutions.

Responsible for ensuring best practices are adhered to across the department and guiding teams on how to deliver quality Infrastructure products.

You will assist in the design of Infrastructure services in collaboration with Architecture and Engineering principles.

With a focus on operational stability, robustness, resilience, availability and quality you will be accountable for infrastructure solutions.

Essential Skills / Experience:


Experience in network project delivery.
Experience and successful track record of operation of products, services and techniques used to operate network services in large scale organisations.
Knowledge of the operations techniques for network services to support data at protective marking levels.
Experience of routing, switching and load balancing techniques.
Experience of network security products and countermeasure techniques, including firewalls, Virtual Private Networks (VPN’s), encryption and authentication techniques.
Knowledge of Cisco data-centre, SD-WAN, LAN and NAC products/technologies, including Cisco CCNP/CCDP certification or equivalent experience/skills.


For more information please call Megan on 02392 322352 or apply below!

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  • Location: Leeds, England
  • Salary: Up to £550 per week
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: STR Group Limited
  • Posted: 14-Nov-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com