Infrastructure Engineer

ShortList Recruitment Limited
£35k - £42k pa + Car allowance, paid overtime
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Infrastructure Engineer

Manchester - £40,000 + Car

ShortList Recruitment are working with a leading IT company in Manchester to grow their managed services team. This company works with a range of private and public sector clients to manage their IT needs.

The Infrastructure engineer role is responsible for all Data Centre converged infrastructure solutions - which includes all aspects of storage and virtualisation.

This is a superb opportunity for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer to join a world class environment and work on a wide range of assignments.

Key Responsibilities for the Infrastructure Engineer:
- Provide expert level consulting on NetApp Cloud storage and Cisco UCS based solutions
- Lead the deployment of HP server solutions
- Design and deployment of virtualisation solutions - both VMWare and Hyper-V across multiple locations
- Deployment and configuration of Disaster Recovery solutions
- Design and delivery of multi-site storage solutions
- Deliver detailed design and build documentation.

The Infrastructure Engineer must have the following skills:
- Minimum of 2-3 years' experience deploying datacentre converged infrastructure solutions.
- Demonstrable experience of deployment of NetApp storage systems
- Strong experience deploying VMware and Hyper-V virtualisation solutions
- Good understanding of storage protocols and storage networking
- Hands on knowledge with Cisco Nexus and Cisco UCS manager.
- Good customer facing and consultative skills.

The Infrastructure Engineer will be part of a managed services team working on exciting projects across the UK.
The successful engineer will be a senior team member, and will provide mentoring and technical leadership to more junior team members. There are significant opportunities to progress upwards in this organisation.

The Infrastructure Engineer will receive a salary of circa £40,000 and a car allowance.

This role is based in Manchester and is easily commutable from Chester, Liverpool, Warrington and Stockport. Please note that to be considered for this role you must ideally come from an IT Managed services background.
ShortList Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

ShortList specialise in the full spectrum of IT positions, from CIO to Helpdesk Analyst, on both a permanent and contract basis.