Infrastructure Team Leader (Exchange, SQL, Lync, Windows, Powershell, SAN, LAN/WAN, CISCO, VOIP)

Posted 6 April by Reed Technology Featured
Infrastructure Team Leader (salary based on experience)
(Exchange, SQL, Lync, Windows, Powershell, SAN, LAN/WAN, CISCO, VOIP)

Are you a senior engineer looking for the next challenge?
Are you wanting to rule the roost, take the reigns and grow something amazing?
Are you good with the pressure and welcome the challenge!?

Well this may just be the role for you.


You would be working with a leading UK retailer who due to year on year success and in a period of continues growth!

We are in need of an experienced Senior engineer to join our dynamic IT department supporting 7000 client machines, 300 servers, 1600 Cisco local area network devices and over 220 wide area network links.

The position will have responsibility of managing an engineering team of five along with being a technical point of escalation for all technical issues through to resolution.

Working closely with the team members to manage work load and to provide support, guidance and leadership. This is a hands on technical role and a successful applicant will be able to demonstrate expertise in a number of the key areas below:

Key Responsibilities
 Managing team workload and priorities in alignment to current business needs.
 Manage effective relationships with the Design and Delivery team to provide quality support to ongoing and future projects.
 Maintain IT policies and procedures in line with an ITIL framework and ensure they are strictly adhered to by the team within SLA
 Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
 Be a point of senior technical escalation to provide assistance and mentor junior members of staff on a wide range of technologies.
 Comprehensive understanding and experience of a range of Microsoft platforms such as Exchange Server, Active Directory, SQL Server, Lync and Windows Server operating systems.
 Excellent and demonstrable knowledge of PowerShell automation.
 Strong knowledge of Storage Area Networks and backup system
 Good understanding and experience of developing and maintaining IT disaster recovery plans and business continuity solutions
 Competent in configuration and maintenance of Cisco network equipment, with the ability to investigate, diagnose and resolve complex LAN / WLAN / WAN issues
 Experience of implementing and managing servers in a clustered VMware or Hyper-V virtualised environments
 Comprehensive understanding of IT security covering network, server and application layers
 Experience of implementing and managing cloud based platforms and services such as Azure, AWS or Google
 Experience of Cisco Unified Communication VOIP platform

The biggest thing here is that you are extremely well versed in Powershell as without this you will not be able to do this job.


You will be someone who has a passion to be deeply technical, fantastic energy, and a natural ability to lead and inspire others to be outstanding in their roles.

You will want to watch other progress and learn and be passionate about forward thinking and getting the estate into a situation whereby it is not always about firefighting but growth.

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Application questions

Do you have a sound understanding of Powershell?
Do you have team leader/Senior experience/taken on team leader responsibilities?

Reference: 34842168

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