Head of Infrastructure Operations

5 days left

03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Infrastructure Operations Hampshire competitive salary + Benefits

Are you an experienced Infrastructure Manager or Engineer? Have you had experience managing a team? Are you looking to join a growing company who provide solutions to some of the world's biggest brands?

We are currently looking for a QA Analyst to join a growing solutions provider.
This would suit an individual who has experience with Infrastructure Operations, preferable Web applications.

Skills Required

-Experienced at successfully managing a team, delegating tasks and providing clear instructions
-Very organised and have experience of utilising project management tools and ticketing systems
-Able to remain calm whilst handling and prioritising critical situations, often under pressure
-Considerably experienced at running web applications in a large scale environment on Linux, preferably with familiarity in Passenger/Nginx/MySQL
-Conversant with systems redundancy and approaches to clustering and load-balancing
-Responsive to alerts through monitoring (we use Zabbix, DataDog, NewRelic & UptimeRobot)
-Knowledgeable about automation and configuration management such as Chef, Puppet and CFEngine
-Aware of remote device management, in particular out-of-band management, and have an appreciation of iLO/iLOM/IPMI technologies or indeed, old-fashioned terminal servers
-You are passionate about cutting edge technology, particularly Open Source projects


-Keeping team members motivated, especially during intense periods, e.g. run up to Christmas
-Encouraging more junior members of staff to take an active role in the work of the department
-Percona Server, Galera Cluster DB/administration
-Managing distributed file systems (ideally Ceph)
-Elasticsearch/Logstash and Solr search engines

If you have experience in Infrastructure operations and are familiar with Linux please send a copy of your CV to

Head of Infrastructure Operations Hampshire competitive salary + Benefits