Infrastructure Architect - Southampton

Spring Technology
£45k - £47k pa + Bonus
06 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Infrastructure Architect - Southampton
As a Infrastructure Architect your role will be to design and deploy services which are the organisations core operations. You will be challenged to find innovative solutions to systems integration tasks and collaborate with end users of your services to ensure they are able to carry out their work with ease.
As well as working with corporate software packages you are expected to write scripts or applications which fill gaps in our current service offerings.
We expect to become familiar with a broad selection of technologies and critically evaluate them. With this knowledge you will choose appropriate solutions that allow you to best meet user needs.
Main role function:
You will be responsible for ensuring that the IT Department efficiently provide a high quality of service to its users. This will enable the company to maintain its reputation for being at the forefront of IT provision for its sector.
You will need to be comfortable providing infrastructure that works with Windows, Mac and Linux clients.
To carry out the job effectively you will require:
*Significant knowledge of RHEL or other distributions of Linux
*Working knowledge of the Windows server platform
*Experience of VMWare or virtualisation platforms
*Experience of scripting in Python, Perl or Ruby
Desirable requirements:
*Red Hat Certified to RHCSA level (RHCE would be an advantage)
*Knowledge of Puppet (or other configuration management systems
*VMware Certified professional (VCP)
*Experience of enterprise scale storage
*Awareness of mitigating security vulnerabilities in enterprise-scale ICT systems.

Additional info:
Our client aims to continue to provide commitment to your well-being, they offer an occupational pension scheme and generous holidays. Staff also have work-life balance options as well as a number of other generous benefits included such as discounts and childcare vouchers.

If you would like to hear more about the above opportunity, please apply to the role and we will be in touch ASAP.

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Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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