Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer

Ref: 1162| Posted: 10th Jun 2022

Our Glasgow based client are recruiting for a Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer who will report to the Network and Infrastructure Manager and be responsible for designing, administering, implementing, troubleshooting, and analyzing global IT Infrastructure, including all on-premise and cloud base technologies, and identifying improvements on an ongoing basis.
The Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer will also be expected to handle the mentoring, skills transfer, training and timescales and deadlines for IT Infrastructure Junior Colleagues within the department.
  • HND in I.T related discipline or equivalent
  • Specializes in either Server, networking, or computing  
  • Substantial demonstrable experience within IT Network and Infrastructure role and be able to evidence a structured approach to tackling IT Infrastructure projects successfully
  • Holds a high level of technical knowledge and expertise which can only be gained through years of industry experience, in order to produce high quality solutions without guidance, mentor more junior members of the team, troubleshoot and investigate day to day system issues and follow process
  • Advanced knowledge of all core infrastructure technologies, including: experience of Microsoft server technologies up to server 2019, Microsoft Azure cloud platform and Microsoft Office 365
  • Strong Network and Comms Skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Strong customer facing and Time Management Skills
  • Responsible for the operation and maintenance of all, global, IT Infrastructure across the Company
  • Responsible for the full project lifecycle including proposal, design, implementation, testing and roll-out
  • Provide 3rd line support as required on operation issues and projects
  • Prioritisation of workloads and conflicting demands
  • Collaborate with SITO on group infrastructure and Projects
  • Liaise with business stakeholders when required and provide regular feedback when working on a project
  • Manage project costs and report these to the IT Network and Infrastructure Manager/ IT  Manager for the discrete work packages assigned
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Document projects when completed for handover to support
  • Act as a mentor to help develop more junior members of the team
  • Identify IT solutions to provide time and cost efficiencies, leading to long term financial benefits
  • Work with the IT Network and Infrastructure Manager and IT Management Team to assist in the IT Infrastructure strategy moving forward
You may be asked, from time to time, to undertake other tasks that are considered relevant to your position.
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package