Regional IT Infrastructure Engineer

City of London Permanent £51,000 - £60,000 per year
  • Opportunity to apply knowledge of IT and develop skillset
  • Great opportunity for career progression

About Our Client

A leading corporate and investment bank, and part of one of the largest financial services groups in Africa.

Job Description

Server Infrastructure duties

  • Responsible for the installation, configuration and customisation of server operating systems including the SAN platform.
  • Responsible for specification and procurement of HP servers.
  • Carry out daily administration and preventative maintenance procedures.
  • Ensure that applications are covered by maintenance contracts and Service Level agreements where necessary.
  • Carry out problem recognition, determination and resolution liaising with vendors as required.
  • IT Security and related audits
  • Assist in Database administration duties.
  • Assist in the management of Disaster Recovery plan and procedures in support of the Business Recovery Plan.
  • Undertake performance, resource monitoring and tuning of servers.
  • Implement backup and recovery strategy and ensure daily procedures run smoothly and efficiently.
  • Direct computer operations with respect to facilities control, recovery systems and storage management.

Network Infrastructure and Security duties

  • Understand and assist in managing group network security policies.
  • Assist in day-to-day administration and maintenance of Proxy systems.
  • Assist in troubleshooting configuration of all firewalls.
  • Mentor, liaise with and assist Helpdesk and Application Support teams with daily issues, problems,and tasks.
  • Assist in preparation and execution of DR testing and planning from a network security perspective.
  • Carry out all administration and implementations with a full understanding of the bigger picture,constantly considering network security issues.
  • Monitor LAN/WAN network traffic and business critical services.
  • Operate independently in resolving all but the most complex of network problems.
  • Assist in the design and planning of systems and network.
  • Liaise with other system areas, business units and outside vendors.
  • Carry out regular tests of recovery process and appropriate parts of the DR plan.

The Successful Applicant


  • Microsoft Windows in an Active Directory based environment
  • Microsoft O365 and Azure environment
  • VMWare Management and administration
  • File server services including DFS
  • DNS
  • DHCP
  • VMWare infrastructure
  • Windows Update Service
  • WDS/MDT Services
  • SQL Server
  • Desktop support
  • Server and SAN hardware
  • Data backup and storage

Qualification's that would ideally be desired are:

  • Security+
  • Network+
  • A+
  • MCP
  • CCNA

What's on Offer

  • Fantastic Benefit Package
Sofia Menti
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+44 207 269 2238

Job summary

Job function
Financial Services
City of London
Contract type
Consultant name
Sofia Menti
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2238
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