Infrastructure Engineer

Infrastructure Engineer A leading financial services company are looking for a talented Infrastructure Engineer with expertise across infrastructure environments with a focus on Active Directory, VMWare and Exchange

Infrastructure Engineer

A leading financial services company are looking for a talented Infrastructure Engineer with expertise across infrastructure environments with a focus on Active Directory, VMWare and Exchange

Areas of specialisation:

  • Email/Exchange Support 2013/16
  • AD Support 2012/16
  • Group policy management
  • Windows Server/Clustering support
  • VM Ware 6.5 - VDI and View environments
  • VEEAM/Backup Exec
  • Anti-Virus support/admin
  • Mass Storage - SAN Nutanix/EMC VNX
  • PowerShell
  • Centralised Application Deployment
  • Critical Data-Management

Main tasks

Business

  • To ensure the Firm's I.T. infrastructure functions smoothly both in London and at the Firms other offices. To make recommendations for improvement where appropriate
  • To be the Firms 'resident expert' in own area of specialisation
  • To provide flexible staff cover when required
  • To adhere to the firms security Policy/Handbook

Technical

  • To be generally conversant with the operational characteristics of all the Firm's systems
  • To provide 3rd Line support within infrastructure environment
  • To be particularly conversant with own area of specialisation
  • To keep abreast of technological and market developments and make recommendations to the Head of I.T. where they might be of use to the Firm

Qualifications, skills, experience and competencies needed

  • Preferably educated to A Level/HND/Degree
  • Microsoft accreditations
  • VM Ware accredited - Strong VM Ware skills
  • At least 6 years relevant industry experience (including hands on virtualised environments,
  • Windows, SAN solutions)
  • Strong scripting abilities
  • Able to instruct others where applicable
  • Able to work under pressure and think on your feet
  • Analytical and numerate
  • Used to problem solving under pressure
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible approach and willing to travel and stay overnight at remote branches if required