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Infrastructure Engineer, Horsham (CR-1305)

£35000 - £40000 Plus benefits

INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER

We are representing a dynamic, market leading organisation that is going through an exciting period of growth. The business creates bespoke, cloud-based technology solutions to support Financial Services firms. This unique combination of wrap platform, discretionary and investment management allows its clients to deliver a high-class service to their clients. They are looking for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer to join their team in Horsham.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with service desk team to resolve escalated tickets, prioritising as necessary, resolving them within agreed timescales.
  • Monitor & test server/network performance and provide statistics or reports to the infrastructure manager.
  • Cover desktop support during absences or illness.
  • Help and support the desktop support team in deploying and rolling out internal software applications.
  • Perform daily routine monitoring and patching on key systems.
  • Liaise with and provide education to staff on computer operation, new user training, Infrastructure Policies & Application use within the business and other relevant issues.
  • Manage and audit an inventory of all IT Assets as directed by the Infrastructure Manager.
  • Maintain the company servers, active directory, Office 365, LAN and WAN connectivity.
  • Monitoring and support of telecoms and conferencing collaboration systems.
  • Work with the information security team to ensure that the company complies with regulatory standards and best practices. Also help oversee IT related verifications, audits and due diligence.
  • Evaluate, develop and implement policies and procedures related to computer systems operation and development.
  • Aid in the development of business continuity and disaster recovery plan.
  • Ensure all critical systems and data is backed up; kept in a secure state and recoverability tests are periodically performed.
  • Deliver IS projects to completion and suggest improvements to systems.
  • Travel to other sites occasionally to coordinate efforts and configure or install systems. Provide Adhoc out of hours resource for network/system changes and patching of servers.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE

  • High level of experience of managing Microsoft Windows (2012 – 2016), active directory and group policy.
  • Good knowledge of TCP/IP Networking (inc WAN, LAN, DNS, VLANs, routing, switching and firewalls).
  • An excellent working knowledge of VMWare virtualisation technologies along with management of shared storage technologies (SAN/NAS).
  • Administration of Office 365 email or Exchange 2013/2016 system.
  • A strong understanding of scripting using Powershell.
  • Excellent interpersonal, time management and communication skills- both written and oral.
  • Flexible and willing to work outside core business hours as required.
  • Experience in writing technical documentation and reports

DESIRABLE SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE

  • Working with Dell servers and PowerVault iSCSI SAN.
  • Good working knowledge of Veeam Backup and Replication.
  • Knowledge of creating, deploying and managing Windows 10 images and patching applications in an enterprise organisation using MDT.
Location: 
Horsham
Employment type: 
Employed (Full Time)
Reference Number: 
CR-1305