IT Infrastructure Manager

Recruiter
Omni RMS
Location
Northampton
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
IT Infrastructure Manager
Northampton
initial 6-month contract
We are currently working alongside a leading independent supplier of gas and electricity to businesses all over the UK, to recruit an IT Infrastructure Manager to their Northampton site.

The IT Infrastructure Manager will have overall responsibility for a team of 15 including 4 Team Managers.

Day to day duties will include;

* Oversee operation of all IT infrastructure services including data centre, technical support, databases, networks, supporting processes and availability and performance reporting
* Provide additional support to the Head of IT Service Management as required
* Leadership of team of 15, including the line management of 4 x team managers and seniors across operations, project delivery, database and architecture teams
* Act as a point of escalation for business stakeholders on team related issues
* Leading on incident management to ensure effective 24x7 resolution and management of service impacting issues
* Scheduling of Infrastructure resource for project work, operations and ensuring availability of out of hours on-call team
* Provide advice on IT elements of business projects to ensure that they are delivered in line with strategy
* Maintain good relationships with key management, technology partners and 3rd party suppliers

Responsibilities over the duration of the contract will include;

* Oversee the implementation of DR storage and compute refresh
* Schedule and coordinate IT DR testing within the period and produce report on remediation activities
* Work with Procurement Team to help understand the technical estate, review IT contracts and provide visibility of when significant payments are due over the next 2 years
* Contribute to discussions on Target Operating Model within the Drax Group, including an operating model for Cloud Services support
* Review current monitoring solutions in place for Infrastructure and user facing platforms and make recommendations to improve

Apply online for further information

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