• Location: Lancashire, England
  • Date Posted: 13th May, 2021
  • Reference: JS5672NFI

Job Description


An opportunity has arisen for a Infrastructure Engineer to join a growing team in Lancashire to support, maintain and develop the core IT infrastructure so both current and future needs can be sustained.


My client has a large IT Infrastucture spread across 6 large data centres and will be beginning a Cloud migration (Azure) later this year.



Role & Responsibilities



  • Monitor and administer IT infrastructure to ensure the estate performs as designed

  • Provide technical support and diagnose issues to resolve infrastructure related problems, providing technical expertise throughout associated recoveries

  • Resource projects offering support across the entire life-cycle, which includes, defining needs and benefits, technical strategy, analysis/design, operations, testing and rolling-out new solutions across the business

  • Manage the IT Infrastructure Team ITSM tool queue; ensuring tickets are progressed in line with standards and SLA's

  • Maintaining knowledge of IT infrastructure technology and industry trends



Skills & Qualifications


The role requires an accomplished IT Infrastructure Engineer experienced in designing, building, deploying, maintaining and supporting IT infrastructure across end user compute, data centre, server and network estates.


Experience in the following areas is required:



  • Significant experience in a technical IT infrastructure role

  • Windows Server 2003 - 2019

  • Storage (SAN/NAS) - NetApp, IBM Storwize, QNAP

  • Virtualisation - VMWare vSphere 5.5 - 7.0

  • Microsoft Azure - IaaS, PaaS

  • Identity - Active Directory; AzureAD

  • Microsoft Exchange 2013 - 2019

  • O365 - MS Office Suite; Exchange Online; Teams; OneDrive; Sharepoint Online

  • Windows 7 / Windows 10

  • LAN/WAN - Cisco Networking

  • Endpoint Management - MS Endpoint Manager (Intune)

  • Firewall - Cisco ASA; Sonicwall; Fortigate

  • F5 APM/LTM

  • MS Defender ATP

  • Ivanti Endpoint Manager