Senior Infrastructure Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Swansea, Other
  • Posted 14th May 2019
  • £40000 - £45000 per Annum + 25 days, Pension, Healthcare
  • Ref: 852049
Senior Infrastructure Engineer required by market leading digital focused organisation based in Swansea. The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will be responsible for supporting and maintaining our clients server, network & desktop Infrastructure, ensuring consistent and repeatable services through established processes and procedures. You, as a senior member of the team, will also provide technical authority and support to less experienced team members as and when required.

Responsibilities:
*Ensure all infrastructure components are administered and maintained in accordance with the suppliers' instructions and the Infrastructure departmental standards.
*Ensure support incidents are resolved quickly and effectively, to agreed SLA's.
*Ensure any assigned project work is completed within agreed timeframes
*Ensure good communications and inter-working between the team and the business.
*Act as technical authority / escalation point for other less experienced team members as and when required
*Identify to the Head of Infrastructure any issues that are known in advance that could affect the service delivery to the business and identify steps that could be taken to resolve them or minimise the impact.
*Ensure effective change control is implemented for installations, un-installations, updates and changes, accessing and documenting any risks and impacts to the business
*Respond to emergency situations that arise to ensure the service is restored as quickly as possible.
*Ensure upgrades and enhancements are properly planned and implemented to agreed quality standards.

Required Skills / Background:
*Educated to Degree level or equivalent experience
*Evidence of continuous professional development
*Adherence to ITIL framework
*Extensive experience of implementing / managing technical projects.
*Ability to provide technical support assistance to less experienced members of the team
*Ability to resolve technical issues quickly and methodically
*Ability to work in a confidential manner, especially when working with sensitive information/data
*VMware ESXi Installation, Configuration & Administration (advanced level)
*Microsoft Windows Server Installation, Configuration & Administration
*AD, DHCP & DNS Administration
*HA and Clustering
*SAN Storage configuration
*O365 Configuration
*Cloud - AWS/Azure
*Blade Server technologies
*Strong networking experience
*Strong Cryptographic experience
*PowerShell Scripting
*Server Hardening

Desirable Skills:
*CentOS / RHEL Linux System administration
*HA Proxy setup, management, configuration & administration
*Nutanix AHV
*Cisco Firewall & Switch Administration
*Terraform
*PRTG
*Docker
*Web hosting
*Database Administration

Personal Qualities Required:
*Patient calm and tactful when dealing with people at all levels.
*Must have a "can do" attitude and a thirst for using technology to solve business problems
*Personally credible, proactive and creative in the use of IT
*Flexible and adaptable in a rapidly changing organisational environment

This fantastic role comes with a fantastic salary to £45,000 p/a, flexible working hours, 25 days holiday (Plus your birthday), 5% contributory pension, healthcare, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym membership, charity contribution in your name, fitness classes, childcare vouchers, free fruit and many more.

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