IT Infrastructure Manager

Mamas & Papas
Huddersfield, UK
15 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
About the Role

The IT Infrastructure Manager is an integral senior position within the IT team here at Mamas & Papas . This is a fast paced environment full of energy and excitement as we continually challenge and drive to be at the forefront of IT infrastructures.

Key elements within the role being;
  • Plan, direct and design the company's IT infrastructure while simultaneously managing the IT Infrastructure team responsible for maintaining that infrastructure.
  • Technical lead for the HPUX environment and gain the required knowledge to provide support of the internal Progress developed applications.
  • Design and implement new provisions into the Mamas & Papas estate.
  • Project manage and contribute to IT Projects to fulfil business requirements.
  • Carry out design reviews and enhance processes to provide performance benefits and more cost efficient designs.
  • Work with Chief Information Officer to set budget, track budget spend, plus present and implement the overall IT strategy.
  • Develop general knowledge of emerging IT solutions by subscribing to websites, forums, attending seminars etc.
  • Develop and inspire a team of 5.

About the Person

Managing a talented team of 5, this pivotal role requires a proactive, forward thinking, motivated professional who has a broad remit across IT solutions and a passion for getting involved. As a company, we operate a complex network of over 30 stores across the UK & Ireland, have an ecommerce site that generates £millions in online sales, Concessions in the likes of Next, Mothercare, John Lewis etc, supply to over 40 countries around the world plus employ over 900 staff. Therefore, the ability to adjust quickly to diverse scenarios and structures is not only essential, but what makes this role extremely rewarding, unique and enjoyable.

About the Brand

Becoming a parent is a big step, and big steps need good companions. We've made it our mission to be here for the next generation of parents. Helping them through pregnancy and beyond with products, advice and experiences they need to grow the lifestyle they want.

From our Head Office in Huddersfield, Mamas & Papas looks after 30 stores and 100 trusted stockists in the UK and Ireland. With stores and partnerships in more than 40 countries around the world, wherever they are, we help our customers to bring baby into their world, their way.

About the Benefits and Training

In addition to a competitive salary, you'll be entitled to lots of exciting benefits* including:

Flexible Hours

Fit us round your life with flexible working hours.


Enjoy time off with 33 days holiday.


We'll help secure your future with at least 5% contributions.

Life Assurance

Receive peace of mind with a generous entitlement plan.

Colleague Discount

Take advantage of 25% off Mamas & Papas products and other discounts.


Enjoy subsidised canteen, free tea and coffee, Wi-Fi and more at our social hub including free use of Table Tennis tables, dart boards, pool tables and chill out lounges.


Get involved with monthly events, festivals, social gatherings and quizzes.

*subject to various T&Cs.

Please note this is a Mamas & Papas Limited vacancy.

If you're seeking a challenging and rewarding career as part of a global multi-channelled family with ambitious plans for the future, then what are you waiting for? Apply now

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