Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by Anonymous
The ideal candidate will have a wealth of previous experience within a corporate IT environment providing support at an infrastructure level.
Experience managing and implementing Data Centre / Infrastructure Backup and Security Solutions.
In addition it is preferred the successful candidate would have a proven working knowledge in the following areas;
VMware'svSphere Platform. In particular vSphere 6.5 - Companion and Extension services on the vSphere Environment, such as Site Recovery Manager (SRM), vRealize Operations (vROPS), VMware NSX
EMC Storage Stack and the additional features/services that can be attached to it
Understanding of security and the current threat landscape
The responsibility of the Infrastructure Manager will be to:
Ensure and provide a stable and secure infrastructure on which other Technical Services branches can onboard customers. whilst also being able to provide a forecast on the Cloud's Hardware, managing equipment refreshes and upgrades to both software and hardware components which make up the Infrastructure and to work with our Data Centre providers on current and future projects. This role would suit a highly competent individual with strong communication and technical skills to undertake the following duties
Strategically develop and administer the Cloud Infrastructure and services.
Ensure the Security and Integrity of the Cloud Infrastructure
Capacity Planning and Management.
Provide support to the necessary departments within the Technical Services Team on delivering Customer Projects
Provide guidance and leadership on complex technical projects and deliveries.
Leads the process to evaluate and select new technologies
Leads the process to establish technology standards across the business and for customers where applicable. Researches topics related to current and emerging technology for Cloud, Network and Solutions.
Continually review and analyse the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
Approve major changes on Network and Cloud
Shaping Incident response policies and managing recovery for major outages or infrastructure events.
Provide non time-critical consultancy on complex technical issues/customer needs.
Solution Architecture for Infrastructure/Vmware platforms and Advanced Windows solutions where required
Manage IT lifecycle in datacentres.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast growing (Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 for 5 years in a row!), highly accredited, award-winning group of technology companies situated in multiple locations throughout the UK. The associated rewards include a highly competitive salary and a superb benefits package plus many other creative perks that make a great place to work. You will be working with highly intelligent, like-minded colleagues and be part of a company that genuinely values its staff