Infrastructure Engineer

Posted 6 days ago by Premier IT
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An award-winning client of mine is looking for an Infrastructure Engineer to join their team in Daresbury on a permanent basis.

Main Responsibilities of the Infrastructure Engineer:

  • Achieve performance with the delivery of client activity to budget and timeframes.
  • Ensure delivery of any activity to the highest professional standards.
  • Manage and monitor all hosted installed systems and infrastructure which may include identify any performance issues proactively
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
  • Initiate and implement architecture and changes, while ensuring that the existing infrastructure services are not negatively impacted
  • Work as part of the NOC Team to ensure security, reliability and availability of the hosted services
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions and work with other technical experts and/or NOC Team
  • Take ownership of all datacentre services ensuring SLA’s are met.
  • Assist with on boarding new clients into the hosted infrastructure.
  • Ensure that effective change control methodologies are operated with all hosted infrastructure and services
  • Resolve issues and prepare status reviews and/or reports as when required
  • Assist in maintaining client satisfaction with hosted services
  • Provide monthly reporting on all hosted infrastructure resources.
  • Provide as required a high level of technical input to projects and/or the helpdesk support the team as escalation as and when required
  • Define/document target architecture; anticipate growth; ensure scalability; stay abreast of industry trends and assess new products.
  • Keep abreast of market / technology developments to ensure the firm is planning to use the most effective methodology to support its business objectives

Key Skills Required of the Infrastructure Engineer:

  • 5+ years consulting a multi-datacentre network environments to include LAN, WAN, VPN, Citrix, Microsoft, SAN, DR Systems.
  • Experience with monitoring systems
  • Ideally consulting a hosted environment with experience of datacentres
  • Able to gather relevant information systematically to troubleshoot and resolve issues
  • Proven ability to work in a cloud based or hosting environment
  • Proven track record with hosted desktop and published applications
  • Ability to maintain good working relationship with third party service providers and vendors
  • Ideally previous experience of working for an IT service provider in a professional services environment.

The successful Infrastructure Engineer will be paid up to £40,000 per annum. If interested, please apply immediately.

We also offer up to £500 for successful referrals.

Reference: 37014307

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