IT Infrastructure Engineer

Manchester Permanent £40,000 - £55,000
  • IT Infrastructure Engineer - £55,000 per annum - Manchester
  • Join to work on a large scale IT Infrastructure modernisation from on prem-azure

About Our Client

Michael Page Technology have partnered with a leading professional services business based in Manchester to support them with the recruitment of an IT Infrastructure Engineer, to support them on their journey from on-prem to azure.

Job Description

What you'll be doing:

As IT Infrastructure Engineer, working as part of the Infrastructure & Operations team, you will develop, support and maintain the companies core IT infrastructure solutions. Supporting the Head of Infrastructure & Operations in the assessment, selection & adoption of IT Infrastructure solutions & services in line with Infrastructure strategy, moving from on-prem to cloud first.

Responsibilities:

  • As part of the Infrastructure & Operations team, working on the maintenance and support of the IT Infrastructure & services required to support BAU operations.
  • Maintain the safe and effective operation of the Infrastructure services and estate.
  • Selection, adoption and integration of new IT Infrastructure elements, assessing current Infrastructure solutions for security and suitability and researching potential upgrades.
  • Assessing existing Infrastructure elements to ensure they meet business requirements.
  • Monitoring the security of existing infrastructure solutions.
  • Predicting and overseeing infrastructure or hardware upgrades based on business needs.
  • Technical direction of new IT infrastructure solutions and services.
  • Delivery of the Infrastructure components required as necessary as part of IT Projects and Business Programmes.
  • Working alongside the rest of the Infrastructure & Operations team as necessary on cross-functional processes across the team - e.g. Demand Management, Technical Advice and Support, 3rd line Infrastructure Support, Project tasks.
  • Working with 3rd party infrastructure suppliers & partners as necessary in the delivery and maintenance of Infrastructure services & solutions.

The Successful Applicant

Key skills & experience:

  • Experience of working within a structured in-house IT environment with matrix management.
  • Experience of working as part of an ITIL-oriented internal IT team, delivering IT infrastructure service and projects.
  • Experienced with Powershell scripting, automation and command-line, managing Windows at scale.
  • Experience of managing and maintaining Microsoft 365 Cloud Services, including AzureAD, Office 365, Exchange Online and Microsoft Endpoint Manager.
  • Experience of managing and maintaining EUC environments, including Windows 10, Citrix CVAD, and application delivery concepts and technologies
  • Experienced MS Windows engineer with strong knowledge of Windows Server and Client
  • Strong enterprise networking knowledge - security, switching, LAN/WAN.
  • Experience with the following technologies would be desirable:



Microsoft Azure technologies
VMware vSphere ecosystem
SAN technologies
Linux operating systems
Veeam Backup
Microsoft Defender suite

What's on Offer

Salary:

£40,000 - £55,000 per annum

Benefits:

Hybrid/Flexible Working

Contact
Callum Runnegar-Mundy
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5617178
Phone number
+44 161 829 0486

Job summary

Sector
Technology
Subsector
Infrastructure
Sector
Business Services
Location
Manchester
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Callum Runnegar-Mundy
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0486
Job reference
JN-052022-5617178