Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Recruiter
Michael Page Technology
Location
Watford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1267256531
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently recruiting for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer working for a software service organisation based in Watford. The ideal candidate must have strong Infrastructure, Networking and PowerShell experience.

Client Details

Working for a software services firm based in the heart of Watford.

Description

Senior Infrastructure Engineer

This role will heavily influence and shape the future of Information Technology growth and development; support business growth and align the IT Road map for years to come.

The ideal candidate will have the technical expertise to drive projects through to completion, advise on IT Infrastructure architecture, support the design and implementation of multiple of initiatives. The Tech stacks will cover from VMware vSphere platform, Veeam, Dell Networking, Meraki and Sonicwall Firewalls, MPLS, SIP and Dell storage etc.
  • Drive the IT strategy road mapwithin the IT Infrastructure department; supporting the Head of IT/IT Manager with the shared strategic objectives.
  • IT Projects: Design, implement and maintain after projects.
  • Continual service improvement.
  • Oversee all operations of the ITIL service management function.
  • Support the escalation of incidents, problem and change management.
  • Engage with Stakeholders to plan for the future of IT.
  • Evaluate IT technologies in use, provide recommendations and support the configurations of various services.
  • On occasion, evaluate the internal and external monitoring and alerting of the IT estate. Investigate methods of improvement, and refinement of the solution.
  • Act as an escalation point for the 2nd and 3rd line support, 24/7.
  • Drive internal IT policies and support the business within their industry/security compliance standards.
  • Drive forward the Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Plans of the business - improving current offerings.

Profile

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
  • Design and administration of Microsoft Windows Servers (2008 - 2016)
  • Microsoft SQL Server,
  • Microsoft Exchange,
  • VMware vSphere Hyper-visors, and Microsoft's Distributed File System.
  • Advanced knowledge of both Windows and Linus operating system administration; common tool sets like Apache, Atlassian tools and many more will strongly be desired.
  • Network security devices; including Network Switches, Routers, Firewalls. 8+ years of TCP/IP technical exposure will need to be demonstrated. For the short-term requirements will involve strong networking expertise.
  • DHCP, DNS, VLANs, Firewall, network load balancers, proxy servers, web-servers. Experience with AntiVirus, Anti-Malware and Disk Encryption tool sets too.
  • PowerShell - MUST BE ABLE TO SCRIPT

Job Offer

Senior Infrastructure Engineer

£70,000 - £75,000 + Bonus + benefits

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