IT Infrastructure Engineer - O365 Azure
Opportunity for an Infrastructure Engineer with Office 365 expertise to join the newly formed IT Department of a well-known, public-facing organisation of several thousand IT users, providing transport services to millions across the UK. You'll be joining at an exciting time, supporting a significant transformation roadmap as the business separates IT from group and modernises IT infrastructure services and solutions, shifting to cloud-first architecture.
You will work collaboratively as an Infrastructure Engineer in an Infrastructure Team of six, providing BAU and project support across the full infrastructure environment. However, you will be the primary Office 365 and Azure Subject Matter Expert, with your work focused largely on the Microsoft Office 365 stack including Azure, Azure AD, Exchange online, Teams, Intune, SharePoint etc.
The position will be a 50/50 mix of BAU infrastructure support, administration and project work. Project work is varied, across Office 365, separation of 60+ apps and shift to Cloud platforms (Azure; Decommissioning of on-prem DC), Citrix upgrade, MPLS to SDWAN across 40+ sites, various EUC hardware deployments etc. You will also support the general administration and maintenance of IT infrastructure and systems and act as a 3rd line escalation point for tickets escalated up from the Service Desk.
Minimum required skills and experience
Experience working as a senior / 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer on Microsoft Technologies in similar scale environment.
Office 365 skills spanning Azure AD, Exchange Online, Teams, Intune, SharePoint.
Active Directory / Group Policy / DNS / DHCP / WSUS
Managing / maintaining images
Provisioning / Managing / maintaining VMs (VMWare)
Scripting (PowerShell /Power Automate/ VBScript)
Expert documentation abilities
Experience using ITSM tools and strong understanding of ITSM (ITIL) best practices
Confidence in managing stakeholders and suppliers.
Beneficial skills and experience (non-essential)
Citrix XenApp experience including managing Citrix farms and zones
General Networking knowledge
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This is an Employer of Choice. Opportunity to play a pivotal role in the full modernisation and transformation of technology for a reputable business, who uphold work/life balance.
Location can be Aylesbury or London.
Flexible/home working, however must be in the office at least 2 days per week and when required for projects, meetings etc.
Paying £55,000 - £60,000 depending on experience.
+ excellent benefits including fantastic industry pension (final salary), 25 days holiday (+ bank Hols) and exceptional travel perks including free and heavily discounted UK and European train travel