Senior Wintel Technician

Last updated an hour ago
Job Type:Full Time

Who we are:

Downer Defence Systems provides a broad range of professional and managed services, asset sustainment and estate upkeep services to the Australian Defence Force, the New Zealand Defence Force and other government agencies.

About the role:

Downer Defence Systems is looking for a Senior Wintel Technician with Defence experience to provide technical leadership in support of the build, development and deployment of integrated ICT systems.


  • Provide technical leadership in support of the Build, Development and deployment of integrated ICT systems.
  • Provide subject matter expertise across a number of technologies.
  • Complete and review all associated documentation (build guides, knowledge articles, SOPs etc).
  • Identify innovative service improvements that provide value to the system.
  • Provide training and support to customer and project personnel.
  • Provide level 3 support.

Experience / Knowledge:

  • Highly developed knowledge of server hardware installation, configuration and support.
  • Highly developed knowledge of Microsoft Operating Systems (skills in Redhat Enterprise Linux advantageous).
  • Experience of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (on premise) including:
  • VMWare installation, configuration and support.
  • Nutanix installation, configuration and support.
  • Experience in Automation / scripting highly desirable.
  • Exposure to configuration and support of any of the following advantageous:
  • Server / client applications;
  • Microsoft Exchange;
  • Microsoft SQL;
  • Sound understanding of ITIL best practice and ISO Quality Standards.

Security :

Candidates must be Australian citizens with a minimum NV1 security clearance or be eligible to obtain an Australian Government Security Clearance prior to commencement of engagement. Applicants residing outside of Australia or non-citizens will not be considered.

To register your interest hit "Apply now" or contact Jason at for more details.

(Please note: Downer does not accept applications via email)