Senior Infrastructure Architect - Insurance - City

Recruiter
I3 Resourcing Limited
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Infrastructure Architect - Insurance - City

Senior Infrastructure Architect

City, London

Permanent

Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits + bonus

Infrastructure Architect - Senior - Windows Server - VMware - SAN - Active Directory - Microsoft Exchange - NetApp - PowerShell - Cloud - Azure

A prestigious London Market Insurance organisation seeks a Senior Infrastructure Architect with a passion for technology and a deep architectural experience to join their existing Infrastructure team and add value to large scale projects across the whole infrastructure stack.

The current Infrastructure Team forms part of the Information Technology Department, and is responsible for the global engineering and support of every core infrastructure platform across the organisation.

Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Systems engineering and deployment of Windows Server and VMware platforms across both server and desktop environments
  • Maintenance of the various storage area networks (SANs), and the design & implementation of future storage platforms
  • Administration and architecture of Active Directory domains and forests
  • Package and patch management at an enterprise scale, leveraging appropriate management and deployment tooling
  • Leverage a deep understanding of Microsoft Exchange, both from an engineering and operational perspective, to ensure operational uptime and stability
  • Strong troubleshooting and diagnostic abilities, to aid in resolution of complex 3rd line issues, coupled with the desire to drive said issues through to resolution
  • Exploration of cloud & hybrid technologies as solutions to infrastructure platforms where appropriate
  • Participate and drive large-scale migration and consolidation projects, involving evaluations and proof-of-concept tests of both traditional and hyper-converged hardware
  • Managing and maintaining the DevOps tool chain, to ensure best practice of continuous integration/continuous delivery environments, and segregation of deployment duties
  • Introduce automation of quotidian tasks where appropriate, with Microsoft PowerShell (or other suitable languages
  • Working and coordinating with application development teams as peers, aiding in architectural decisions to ensure best use of current and future infrastructure platforms
  • Providing out of hours coverage, and responding to outages and major incidents on a shared-rota basis

Minimum required skills and experience include:

It is essential that the candidate has experience of the following technologies:

Proven experience as an Infrastructure Architect

Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012 R2 & 2016

ESXi, vSphere, Horizon View

AD, DHCP, DNS, NPS, Group Policy (AGPM)

NetApp FAS series or other storage area networks (SANs)

Exchange Server 2010, 2013, 2016

PowerShell, Atlassian JIRA/Confluence, github, TeamCity

Infrastructure Architect - Senior - Windows Server - Vmware - SAN - Active Directory - Microsoft Exchange - NetApp - PowerShell - Cloud - Azure

Senior Infrastructure Architect

City, London

Permanent

Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits + bonus


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