Infrastructure Specialist - York

Recruiter
BCT Resourcing
Location
Yorkshire and the Humber
Salary
£35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Infrastructure Specialist
Location: York
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Job type: Permanent

Function:
To act as a Technical Specialist in infrastructure technologies, providing advice, design, delivery and support to company customers and our hosted and managed services.
Duties:
To carry out a varied selection of duties including, but not limited to:
Technical consultancy and implementation work, on customer sites, for managed services and for hosted services.
Assisting Sales staff in identifying and qualifying opportunities.
Providing technical pre-sales support by attending meetings, conference calls, providing technical web demonstrations and in any other way required.
Technical scoping of customer requirements.
Creating high and low level technical documentation for customer consultancy engagements.
3rd line technical support for relevant services.
Provide in-house solution and product training staff.
Maintain qualifications in a core set of IT infrastructure products enabling company to offer infrastructure consultancy and support services to its customers.

Skills / Experience Required:
Extensive knowledge in a broad range of infrastructure technologies including server technologies, networking, virtualisation, firewalls and security technologies.
Should hold or have held a professional IT qualification e.g. MCSE, VCP or CCNP
Minimum 3 year’s experiences in a 2nd/3rdline/consultancy role
Ability to understand complex technical concepts
Ability to learn and absorb new skills and technologies
Strong customer facing skills
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Able to create high quality technical documentation

Desirable Knowledge/Qualifications
Shared Storage Technologies
Data Centre Virtualisation
Microsoft O365
Cloud Technologies
Advanced Networking
Firewalls
IT Security products
Any vendor qualifications would be advantageous

Person:
‘Hands on’ approach and a willingness to learn
Enthusiastic and motivated
Ability to prioritise
Attention to detail
Team player
Able to work on own initiative

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Non-negotiable Skills:
Broad range of skills and knowledge of infrastructure technologies including server technologies, networking, virtualisation, firewalls and security technologies.
Excellent customer-facing skills, and abilit to fit well into the team - looking for a real people's person!
Minimum 3 years experience in a 2nd/3rd line/consultancy role

KEY SKILLS:
Microsoft Server, Exchange, Virtualisation, Firewalls, Networking, SAN

If you have further inquiries about this role, please don’t hesitate to contact our office at: ***********
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