IT Infrastructure and Operations Manager

Huddersfield Permanent £55,000 - £65,000 per year
  • IT Infrastructure & Operations Manager - £60,000 + bonus, car - West Yorkshire.
  • Take ownership of IT Operations within the UK to meet business needs.

About Our Client

Michael Page Technology are delighted to bring this newly created role to the market, supporting a global organisation with the appointment of an IT Infrastructure & Operations Manager.

Job Description

What you'll be doing:

This is a newly created role reporting to the IT Director, where you will play a key role leading IT Infrastructure and Operations, including standardisation, backup and restore facilities and documentation. You will remain hands on/technical to support office network infrastructure, voice platform, contact center, user endpoints (laptops and desktops), server and database infrastructure and cloud services - leading a small team of Engineers.


  • Ensure the IT services function properly in line with the constraints set by the management and the requirements of the company.
  • Ensure the right level of information security is implemented.
  • To oversee and ensure that all day to day responsibilities of the I&O team are carried out in line with working procedures.
  • To create, maintain and optimise these working procedures.
  • To train and develop staff so that they can effectively undertake their duties.
  • Organises the project management for his/her area and manages key projects with the appropriate level of priority, including in an interdisciplinary context with other IT specialists and suppliers.
  • To communicate errors in systems, connections etc. and correct as necessary by own initiative or working together.
  • To control deviations from planned activities and make suggestions to improve related processes.
  • To distribute work and assist with problems and monitor output.
  • To ensure that backups are completed and are carried out to insure data availability.
  • To provide correct and accurate reports when requested.
  • Organises stand-by services for his area of responsibility in exceptional circumstances on request.

The Successful Applicant

Key Skills & Experience Required:

  • Datacenter and Cloud Infrastructure implementation.
  • Microsoft technology stack for Active Directory, Servers and SQL Databases.
  • VMware technology.
  • Backup and Recovery Systems.
  • Security (Endpoint protection, Firewall, Proxy systems, …).
  • WAN, VPN, LAN and enterprise WLAN architectures.
  • Supplier and contract management (some of the above tasks will be provided via managed services).
  • Service Management according to ITIL.
  • Software distribution and patch management solutions.
  • Microsoft Windows 365, Server and SQL Server license structure.
  • Project management.

What's on Offer


up to £60,000 DOE.


  • 10% Annual Bonus
  • £6,000 Company Car Allowance
Callum Runnegar-Mundy
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0486

Job summary

Job function
Technology & Telecoms
Contract type
Consultant name
Callum Runnegar-Mundy
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0486
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