IT Infrastructure Engineer

Sargent Disc Ltd
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Reporting to: TheChief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Job Outline

The IT Infrastructure Engineer will be responsible and accountable for the smooth running of Sargent-Discs' computer systems within the limits of requirements, specifications, costs and timelines.This is a hands on role and they will be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of the company’s computing needs.

The successful candidate will have proven skills and professional experience and a detailed knowledge of industry’s best practice processes.


Manage internal and external information technology and computer systems including :

Microsoft AD and Terminal ServicesMySQL ,MSSQL and MaxDB databasesIP Based PBX and phone systemMicrosoft IIS 7.5iSCSI SANClustered virtualized environment (based on Xenserver or Xen)Linux Servers (SAMBA / Apache / Hylafax / Wildfly / Jboss )Nagios LogserverLinux based pxe thin client systemsSystem monitoringSage200Mailserver (Zimbra collaboration suite)Maintain the company's DR infrastructure including performing scheduled testing

Mentor IT staff development by coaching employees, communicating job expectations and with the CISO appraising their performance

Working closely with the CISO and Directors to develop, implement and coordinate systems, and procedures

Ensure systems and procedures conform to the company security policies including security of data, network access and backup systems

Audit systems to identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in time

Handle budgets as required and ensure cost effectiveness

Ensure systems are available to meet company Service Level Agreement


Proven working experience as an IT manager or relevant experience

Excellent knowledge of technical management, information analysis and of computer hardware/software systems

Experience with the systems detailed in the responsibilities section.

Hands-on experience with computer networks, network administration and network installation

Ability to support/manage personnel

ITIL experience would be an asset.

Relevant professional qualifications a must.

Experience with container based environments would be advantageous.

To Apply:

Please submit your CV with a covering letter detailing relevant experience and referencing the job description by Monday 4 December. Please also include the contact details for two referees should you be shortlisted for interview.

PLEASE NOTE:Only candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted

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