IT Infrastructure Manager, Oxford

Mars Recruitment
£60000 - £75000/annum Benefits
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Infrastructure Manager, up to £75k plus exceptional benefits, Oxford/Thame:

An internationally recognised company is looking to recruit an IT Infrastructure Manager to manage UK & Internationally based infrastructure support staff. This is a once in a life time opportunity for an IT / Infrastructure Manager to join a leading company managing and maintaining quality and resilient infrastructure, driving continual improvements, developing new standards and best practices whilst delivering UK and International based IT Infrastructure projects.

A key aspect will be to manage IT technical support staff in the UK and Internationally either directly or via matrix management and coordinate tasks with their line managers. Prepare and maintain IT service standards for the global locations and provide a continuous improvement plan. Manage supplier relationships obtaining the best value services.

About you, the IT Infrastructure Manager:

The successful IT Infrastructure Manager should possess previous experience managing IT infrastructure and security within a multi-site environment (preferably International). Previous experience of implementing continual improvements, introducing new practices or services from third parties is essential as is the ability to develop standards to help achieve ISO certification. You will have managed outsourced IT suppliers and third party service contracts ensuring the organisations gets best value for services.

You will ideally be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in an IT related subject and hold a technical certificate for example, ITIL, MCSE, MCITP or Cisco (CCNA, CISSP) etc.

Recent and up to date IT / Technical knowledge is essential for the role with skills covering some of the following technologies: Expert knowledge of Storage, Backup, and Virtualisation technologies, architecture, maintenance and troubleshooting complex issues. Experience of the below is desirable:

* Microsoft products including Windows server, SQLServer, Exchange , Office , Dynamics AX
* NetApp
* VMware
* Cisco
* Riverbed WAN optimisation
* Citrix remote access
* Server room environment
* Firewalls
* ERP, 3D CAD and PLM systems
* International comms
* Fixed line phone systems
* Video conferencing systems

If you're an IT Infrastructure Manager looking for a new exciting challenge which remains IT / technology focused coupled with strategy, projects and best practices then look no further, please send MARS Recruitment a copy of your CV.

MARS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from suitably qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, or any other protected status. Suitable candidates for the role will be contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately if you haven't heard back in this time your application has been unsuccessful at this time.

MARS Recruitment is a specialist Engineering & IT recruiter working in partnership with companies across the UK and offers services of both an Employment Business (for Temporary/Contract roles) and an Employment Agency (for Permanent roles)