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Infrastructure Engineer

Reference:

BH-683-6

Sector:

Support / Infrastructure / Database / Cloud

Salary:

£25,000 to £30,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

0

Town/City:

Stockport

Contract Type:

Permanent

Junior Infrastructure Engineer | Permanent | Stockport | up to £30,000

Would you like to be part of a business whose purpose is to support blue chip companies reduce their carbon emissions?  Our is the UK’s largest independent global IoT / Electronics / BMS provider which allow corporations to remotely manage their resources and reduce their energy consumed by their facilities (buildings, data centres, infrastructure etc…).
 
As a Junior Infrastructure Engineer, you will work alongside a Technical Architect on the release of the new generation support platforms for the customers.  Your role is to help to design and implement the infrastructure required to support the company’s vision.
 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Help to design and implement the infrastructure required to support our exciting vision!
  • Direct the day-to-day running and support activities of our core infrastructure
  • Internal network equipment across all sites in the learnd group, with infrequent visits to other sites to install or support equipment.
  • Internal infrastructure including servers, SANs, VMware virtual environment, routers and switches.
  • 2nd line support escalation for end-user laptops, desktops, phones and printers.
  • Monitor security software to ensure systems are up-to-date and patched against vulnerabilities.Identify and recommend areas of improvement on all systems.
  • Update and create both internal and end-user documentation to promote knowledge sharing.
  • Provide specifications for and oversee the deployment of new end-user hardware and systems.
  • Communicate with suppliers to design and organise the provision of new infrastructure hardware and software systems.
  • Liaise with customer IT departments to facilitate the connection of new site-to-site VPN tunnels.


Requirements:
  • Genuine passion for technology, with a willingness to push the boundaries of what is technically possible to achieve the best solutions
  • Excellent communication skills with high attention to detail.
  • Innovative thinking, with the ability to quickly develop novel designs and fixes, putting technology at the forefront of what we do.
  • Solid understanding of general networking principles, including VLANs, subnet design and management, L3 routing.
  • Understanding of “infrastructure as code” and automated management 
  • Experience working on Unix-like operating systems (e.g. Linux)
  • Good attitude to knowledge sharing, and continuous improvement of documentation.
  • Passionate for continual learning and improvement.
  • Ability to work flexibly to meet business needs and customer requirements.
  • Logical approach to solving problems under pressure.

You willl also need:
  • Full UK Driving License (occasional visits to other sites)

This Junior Infrastructure Engineer vacancy is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg 11525223).
 
Key words: Infrastructure, network, servers, linux, windows, router, switches, VPN, VLAN, subnetting.