Senior Infrastructure Engineer / Architect

Understanding Recruitment
South West London, London
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Infrastructure Engineer / Architect

This is a new Senior Infrastructure Engineer / Architect role working for a well-established, hugely successful organisation in Victoria, London.

***This is a 2-year fixed-term contract***

This hands-on role is key to a big transition project that focusses on moving on-premises network technologies to the cloud. As part of this initiative, a move to Office 365 will also be a key requirement. We are looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer with excellent design, implementation, transition and networking skills and a confident, curious attitude with a passion for adding value to a business.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer / Architect responsibilities:

  • Design and implement an enterprise level network and communications (including Telephony) strategy, as well as infrastructure architectures that meet both internal & external requirements
  • Be hands-on in the implementation of relevant technical tools
  • Ensure the performance and connectivity of the new cloud solution
  • Implement Office 365 across the entire business
  • Translate technical requirements into design, then implement these designs
  • Ensure that the perimeter protection and network services are up to date, secure and effective
  • Lead any networking and infrastructure elements of projects, and modernize roadmaps.

Experience required for the Senior Infrastructure Engineer / Architect:

  • Solution design and hands-on implementation experience (infrastructure and networking) within an enterprise environment
  • Cloud transformation project experience - migration to Office 365 specific
  • Office 365 implementation experience
  • Implementation experience with Cisco LAN/WAN, Firewalls, VPN, IP telephony, VOIP and cloud based IP telephone solutions, Unified Communications/PBX, perimeter security
  • Extensive knowledge in cloud development and design, remote access and mobile protocols
  • Any Windows Server (ideally Linux) would be advantageous
  • MS Office 365, Azure and Salesforce skills

Salary: £62,000 - £76,000 (depending on experience) + excellent benefits and work-life balance

Location: Victoria, London

Key skills: Solution Design, Solution Implementation, Infrastructure & Networking Architecture, Cloud, Office 365, Cisco, LAN, WAN, VPN, Telephony

Please apply immediately if of interest.

Understanding Recruitment is acting as an agency on behalf of this vacancy.