Senior Infrastructure Engineer

  • Competitive
  • West Malling, Kent
  • 1St Choice Jobs

Due to expansion, our client is looking to recruit a Senior Infrastructure Engineer.

Staff are currently working remotely, and office based on a rota basis.

Company benefits include free lunch, sit/stand desks, Perkbox, Employee Assistance, Regular wellness events, 32 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)

As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer you will perform duties that include;

• Providing innovative solutions to complex technical problems as they arise.

• Generate technical proposals to support the sales team and see through to project completion and delivery.

• Assist the Infrastructure Director with the team’s growth and development.

• Be a team player, working within an efficient and friendly team as it deals with all

kinds of support issues generated by the customer base.

• Thrive on multi-tasking to complete tasks like provisioning servers, resolving OS faults, and resolving network issues.

• Provide 3rd line complex technical support and troubleshooting to resolve issues escalated within the team or helpdesk.

• Monitor data centre services’ performance, availability, and reliability. Resolve any predicted issues before they become critical.

• Primarily use the products and services within their established portfolio to recognise new business opportunities and escalate them into sales.

• Be a product champion of current solutions but also champion emerging technologies and demonstrate a business use case.

• Develop longstanding relationships with your assigned clients, using your core technical skills and personable nature.

Skills required of the Senior Infrastructure Engineer

• The Senior Infrastructure Engineer will be expected to demonstrate a high level of knowledge of all common Microsoft server and desktop platforms and have proven experience with O365 (configuration and deployment).

• Advance networking skills for switching, routing and security.

• Strong Cisco CLI skills (IOS, IOS XR and ASA).

• A strong understanding of VPN technologies.

• Experience in with Linux (primarily around LAMP servers).

• Strong skills in Microsoft Server, Exchange and SQL.

• Experience with VOIP solutions and supporting infrastructure.

Desirable Skills and Experience of the Senior Infrastructure Engineer

• Experience with VMWare. (HA, Distributed switching and vSAN).

• Experience with public cloud providers (AWS & Azure).

45 hours per week, 08:30 – 17:30 with flexibility to support other departments and client needs, including the 24hr out of hours service on a roster basis.

32 days holiday rising to 38 days subject to terms after 3 years of continuous service (including 8 bank holidays).

Apply for the role of Senior Infrastructure Engineer today!

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