Infrastructure & Cloud Platform Manager

Reed Technology
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A rare IT position where an aspiring infrastructure and cloud platform engineer can develop, carve and build their career through to head of Infrastructure in a market leading Fin-Tech organisation.

Already part of a major financial and banking group, this explosive Fin-Tech platform, product and services business will offer somebody the chance to manage the support and ongoing strategic project requirements across an expanding IaaS/PaaS environment.

You will support a range of production and none production On-Premise and Cloud Platform environments as well as datacenter, end user computing, database and cloud services technologies.

Who we are looking for:

  • An experienced infrastructure support analyst/engineer with Windows Server and Azure skills who's looking to develop, and who has both support and project implementation skills
  • Experience working with a range of colleagues including developers, testers and the CTO to build and maintain a secure, compliant hybrid cloud infrastructure, and develop the corporate network
  • Build & run a continuous hardening programme to ensure the estate of servers, workstations and devices are regularly patched reducing the risk of exposing vulnerabilities
  • Liaise with cloud and hosting providers to map out our infrastructure road map ensuring we plan for growth and capacity

What skills you need:

  • Active Directory & Group Policy
  • Windows Server 2012/2016,
  • Windows 10
  • Office 365 Premium/Enterprise
  • Windows Server Update Services
  • SQL Server 2016
  • Remote Desktop Manager, Remote Desktop Gateway
  • Documenting the corporate infrastructure and maintaining change control documentation as systems are modified
  • Good communicator
  • Ability to "roll your sleeves up" and turn your hand to different tasks

What would be advantageous:

  • Powershell
  • Experience of working in regulated environments demonstrating the highest standards for controls and information security
  • Office 365 Secure Score
  • Developing desktop and server hardening programmes
  • Skype for Business
  • Microsoft Software Licensing
  • Tivoli Storage Manager
  • Strives to script and code rather than repeating manually (automation !)
  • Experience of both PaaS and IaaS in Azure including App Services, SQL Azure, VSTS
  • SQL Server - Azure, backups, replication live failover
  • Intelligent sharing, partitioning of data
  • Experience with startups
  • ISO 27001
  • Experience of technical audits, security and compliance
  • Cyber Essentials+
  • ITIL Service Management

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a business where progression and an unbelievable career trajectory for the business and for you personally is at the heart of everything they do - this could be the career move you've been waiting for !!

*** This role will not be on the market long ***

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