Infrastructure Manager

KYNA Associates Ltd
£55000 - £65000/annum Bonus and Benefits
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Infrastructure Manager, Linux, Networks, Cisco, Reading, Berkshire, £65,000, Bonus, Benefits

Kyna Associates ever growing client based in Reading, Berkshire is a market leader in their field and are growing in an ever growing market. Our client is looking for a Infrastructure Manager who can propose solutions to any networking issues that may arise. You don`t have to be hands on per se, but need to have a great technical understanding of Linux and Networking. You need to be able to have technical conversations with our clients engineers surrounding the Network and Linux on an equal footing. This position will be key in supporting the IT Director and is a great opportunity to learn and develop from them. Excellent working environment, great salary packages, located 10 minutes` walk from Reading Train Station; and a company that is consistently growing year on year, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

Key skills and experienced required by the Infrastructure Manager, Lead Infrastructure Engineer include:

- Management of company`s infrastructure
- Experience of working in in a lead Infrastructure role with direct line management
- Systems administration (Linux) (RedHat/CentOS)
- Networking (Cisco Switches and Routers, Firewalls, VPN, Security)
- Experience in working in a High Availability environment
- Experience scaling up an infrastructure

Day to day activities of the IT Infrastructure Manager, Lead Infrastructure Engineer include:

- Take ownership of the company`s infrastructure, including development support and production, with the capacity due to grow over the next few months
- Team management of infrastructure engineers, including daily task setting, appraisals and target setting
- Network architecture, including switch and router configuration, firewalls and secure VPN connections
- Implement and improve Disaster Recovery (DR) process and communicate this with Senior management and staff
- Ensure High Availability of systems 24 hours a day
- Clustering, design, build and management
- Ensure delivery of infrastructure projects through design, build, delivery and management

If you are a Infrastructure Manager and are looking for a new change or challenge and would like to have the opportunity to work for a market leading organisation based in Reading, Berkshire paying up to £65,000, Bonus, Benefits, then please send your CV to Kyna Associates.

Key words: Linux, Cisco, PostgreSQL, Network Operations Centre, Kanban, Java, Mesos, Kubernetes