Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Recruiter
East Midlands Technology
Location
Nottingham
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a successful Legal firm based in Nottingham who are looking to add to their large IT Function.

Due to continued success over the years they have a lot of major plans forecasted for the new year, this opportunity is ideal for someone looking for a fast paced challenging role within a growing expanding Infrastructure team.

On offer is an attractive salary package

Job: Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Nottingham
Salary £40,000 - £45,000, 5% pension, 5% annual bonus depending on performance
Holiday: 34 days including bank holidays ( flexible)


The role of the Infrastructure Engineer is to support the IT Technical Manager in the smooth day to day
running of the firm’s technical architecture including maintenance, configuration and problem solving on NetApp, Citrix and VMWare technologies. You will act as a consultant on numerous internal capital projects as well as implementing technical and infrastructure related projects in line with business needs.Finally, as the technical subject matter expert you will also act as the primary escalation point for technical queries from the Service Desk to assist in resolving customer incidents in line with agreed SLAs.

Responsibilities

? Identify trends to define proactive solutions and head off problems.
? Evaluate and report on suitability and feasibility of new systems and technology.
? Undertake the required subject matter expert role for both planning and implementing new initiatives.
? To ensure the on-going operational efficiency of all aspects of the firms IT systems. Specifically relating to the MS technology stack as well as NetApp/Citrix/VMWare technologies.
? Access software updates, drivers, knowledge bases, and FAQ resources on the Internet to aid in problem resolution and update knowledge base with new identified fixes. ? To maintain network and PC operating systems, and to support server and client PC software.
? To assist and encourage the development of other members of the IT Team in terms of technical skills transfer.
? Monitor and report upon risks and issues in terms of capacity planning and network operations Responsibilities
? Identify trends to define proactive solutions and head off problems.
? Evaluate and report on suitability and feasibility of new systems and technology.
? Undertake the required subject matter expert role for both planning and implementing new initiatives.
? To ensure the on-going operational efficiency of all aspects of the firms IT systems. Specifically relating to the MS technology stack as well as NetApp/Citrix/VMWare technologies.
? Access software updates, drivers, knowledge bases, and FAQ resources on the Internet to aid in problem resolution and update knowledge base with new identified fixes.
? To maintain network and PC operating systems, and to support server and client PC software.
? To assist and encourage the development of other members of the IT Team in terms of technical skills transfer.
? Monitor and report upon risks and issues in terms of capacity planning and network operations
? Responsible for the operation and integrity of the firm’s data backup solutions and to ensure that policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to at all times.
? Undertake any other tasks reasonably required in the course of performing the job, as set out by the IT Technical Manager

Person Specification

Essential Technical skills
? MCSE/MCITP accredited
? 3 Years + experience of
o VMWare VSphere 4 and NetApp SAN technologies
o Windows Server configuration and administration (2008/2012 R2).
o Active Directory domain administration.
o Microsoft Exchange 2010/2016.
? SQL 2005/2008 experience, including maintenance plans, backups and restores.
? The successful candidate should have excellent knowledge of ITIL processes and have previously worked within an ITIL environment.

Desirable Skills
? Holds a good IT related degree
? Exposure to:
o ADFS
o Microsoft SCSM/SCOM/SCCM
o Sonicwall Firewall
o Microsoft NPS
o HP Procurve, HP Proliant Blade enclosures
o Powershell scripting


Job: Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Nottingham
Salary £40,000 - £45,000, 5% pension, 5% annual bonus depending on performance
Holiday: 34 days including bank holidays ( flexible)


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