Infrastructure Engineer

Harvey Nash
06 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Infrastructure Engineer (permanent) – Cheltenham

up to 40 K pa

Tech: Microsoft Systems and Applications; Active Directory, Exchange, Lync, Windows (Apply online only). Virtualisation; VMware, Hyper-V. Cloud Solutions; Azure, Office 365. Cisco switches, routers, VoIP. Server and SAN; DELL, HPE, Blades, Nimble, EMC

The Role

You will be working within a well-established team working with the UK and Global sites supporting their back office systems such as SAN, DELL/HP Hardware, Global AD, Global Data Centres and platform management of our collaboration platform (Email and Lync).

You will work closely with Third Party Vendors ensuring that a first class service is provided to the business and that as many incidents as possible are resolved in a professional and timely manner.

The business is a FTSE 250 global organisation who are undergoing a period of transformation within the technology department. They have several high profile projects which you will be a part of including Security Technology, Data Centre Improvements and Global Active Directory implementation.

Key Responsibilities

You will be responsible for:

Key back office technology including:

* Management of hundreds of windows based servers (globally)
* Management of several Data centres and related technologies
* Management of DR technology and provision
* Management of System security solutions, including anti-virus, Firewall and intrusion detection systems
* Management of inter-site connectivity (globally)
* Management of Cisco systems such as Switches, Routers, VoIP other Cisco Technologies

Leading high-profile technology projects:

Be part of projects such as hardware refresh and virtualization Engage with appropriate partners to assist with project work, such as Microsoft, Verizon. Assist with the implementation of new Business Applications for the whole of the Information Systems department.

About you

In order to be considered for this role, you will be a IT Infrastructure expert with skills in: Virtualisation and cloud solution products like VMware and Hyper-V, Azure and Office 365 Excellent Server and SAN Hardware knowledge in the following DELL, HPE, Blades, Nimble and EMC Microsoft systems and applications like Windows 2008 – 2016, Active Directory Global Administration, Active Directory processes and group policy management Messaging systems like Exchange 2010 and Lync 2010 Ability to build and manage relationships with external partners, ensuring that service quality and value for money are appropriately balanced, for example, Data Centre Partners, Microsoft and Cisco.

Please note there is an on call rota requirement as part of this role.

If you see opportunity to work on this project or you would like to know more about it, please write to me an email at

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