IT Infrastructure Team Lead / Infrastructure Manager

40000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP55000/annum Annual Bonus
25 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Infrastructure Team Lead
Cardiff - Commutable from Newport, Cwmbran, Bridgend, Bristol
GBP40,000 - GBP50,000 + Annual Bonus

Our ambitious market leading financial services client is seeking an Infrastructure Team Lead to manage the infrastructure across their organisation. The organisation is embarking on a significant growth plan and as part of this they need a strong hands on, infrastructure lead who can provide BAU Support and implement key infrastructure projects at a critical time.

You will have the opportunity to scope the future of the organisations infrastructure by architecting and implementing key projects, leading a strong Infrastructure Team and helping decide the technological direction of the company.

This growth is causing their head count to double from just under 500 to over 1000, which has resulted in the need for new office space along with an abundance of progression opportunities. To accommodate this growth, the client has recently relocated to a state of the art luxurious office space in the centre of Cardiff, offering excellent transport links and a great working environment with a fun and vibrant team culture that encourages innovation and hard work.

This position gives the successful candidate unrivalled exposure to some of the latest infrastructure technologies whilst laying the blue print for the systems future. You will be given a range of autonomy so if you are a hardworking, highly experienced and hands on infrastructure lead with strong communication and technical skills, then this is the role for you!

What you will be doing?

* Leading the Infrastructure Team in a hands on capacity acting as a technical escalation point for Windows and Linux infrastructure.
* Providing design and implementation to key infrastructure projects across the business.
* Ensure smooth delivery of infrastructure services across the business.
* Identifying new technologies to implement in to the business.

Key experience:

* Experience leading / managing an Infrastructure Team.
* Strong Experience with Windows and UNIX / Linux Infrastructure.
* Experience with VMWare / Hyper -V, Exchange, Active Directory, IT Security, SANs, Backups.
* Strong knowledge of Cisco Networks (switches, routers, firewalls, WiFi and VPN) and Avaya telephony systems.
* ITIL experience is desirable.

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