Multi-Disciplined Engineer 

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16th April


Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

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Multi-Disciplined Engineer 

Clearance Requirement: High level of clearance - DV (Developed Vetting)

Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire 



Working across a range of diverse, complex, and secure systems, a Multi-Disciplined Engineer should be technically capable and versatile. You will be working as part of the Normal Change delivery team supporting the development and sustainment of a government portfolio of systems and services managed through the Programme. Working alone or as part of a team (depending on the size and complexity of the engineering change task) to deliver business value in a demanding, involved environment.



Based primarily at our customer's site near Huntingdon Cambridgeshire, you will be supporting or leading, on infrastructure and application changes in an Agile environment.


The preferred candidate will have a range of knowledge and experience in the administration of a service based on Microsoft and CISCO products and be an expert on Microsoft Windows Server (including services such as AD, DNS, DHCP & SCCM) and virtualisation (Hyper-V, VMware), while also having an understanding and interest in Linux (Ubuntu / CentOS) and a desire to learn (if required) additional complementary technologies such as Microsoft Stack Technologies (SharePoint, SQL Server, Skype for Business / Teams), networking technologies (CISCO) and storage.


Are you ready for your next challenge?

Occasional travel to other Leidos and customer sites may be required. Keeping an eye on the technology landscape is essential, too - identification of new and relevant technologies to solve problems and make improvements is part of the job. We believe innovation is the lifeblood of customer value - we are all catalysts for innovation and should be committed to continuous improvement in everything we do.




  • Excellent knowledge of Virtualized Environments such as VMware and Hyper-V.

  • Excellent knowledge of Windows Server Environments, from Server 2003 - 2019, including OS build, AD, DNS, DHCP and GPO from design to implementation and support.

  • Strong working knowledge of Linux system administration skills (Ubuntu / CentOS)

  • Good general knowledge of TCP/IP and networking technologies including switches and firewalls.

  • Good general knowledge of Microsoft stack technologies such as SharePoint, Skype for Business / Teams, MS SQL, MS System Centre, Office365, MS Exchange & CLI tooling such as PowerShell.

  • Good knowledge of application deployment via SCCM.

  • Experience on Secure LAN environments including security boundaries and rulesets.

  • Experience of working in security-cleared environments/working in Defence.

  • Experience in configuring and troubleshooting Sidewinders and ASAv firewalls.

  • Platform focus: Cisco Nexus 9300 series and Catalyst switches.

  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral), ideally able to communicate technical issues to less technical staff and managers.

  • Experience in providing support to others, including Service Desk Analysts and Second Line Engineers

  • Experience of producing and updating technical documentation to a high standard

  • Experience of ITIL Service Management

  • Experience of software maintenance and support to include servers, workstations, laptops, network, and peripheral devices.

  • Experience in the installation and configuration of Microsoft Server 2008, 2016 and 2019.

  • Experience in the installation and configuration of Microsoft Windows 10 and 11 workstations.

  • Good knowledge of the configuration, maintenance, and installation of Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) software applications.

  • Experience in the installation, configuration, and maintenance of Enterprise Anti-Virus products.

  • Experience in the installation, configuration, and maintenance of Windows Server Update Services (WSUS).

  • Knowledge of backup technologies.

  • Experience of desktop rollout and configuration (including desktop virtualisation).

  • Experience of cloud-based deployment.

  • Experience configuring and maintaining monitoring tools and systems.



  • Analytical and problem-solving skills and developing solutions.

  • Flexibility and adaptability.

  • Proactive and innovative working attitude

Who We Are:

Leidos UK & EUROPE - we work to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient through technology, engineering and science.

Leidos is a growing company delivering innovative technology and solutions focused on safeguarding critical capabilities and transformation in frontline services, our work in the United Kingdom includes addressing some of the most complex problems in defence, healthcare, government, safety and security, and transportation.

What Makes Us Different:

Purpose: you can use your passion and abilities at Leidos to keep the people you care about safe. We are at the forefront of machine learning, AI, cyber security and solutions. Using your skills in the technology frontline by helping to build a safer world.  You can inspire change.

Collaboration: having flexibility to do your job is one of our core benefits, enabling you to become part of our extraordinary team.  We have been empowering our people to work flexibly for years.  Whether you work from home, the office or on customer sites, we will give you the digital tools and the flexibility to work smarter and align your needs and ours.          

People: Leidos empowers people from every background to be themselves and gives you the tools to learn new skills by enabling growth whilst developing. We believe that extraordinary people need opportunities to grow, to be inspired and to inspire others. At Leidos, we invest in technical academies, career rotations and a career development plans that enhance your future.

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