Infrastructure Specialist

  • Location

    York, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    David Gillespie

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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This is a fantastic opportunity to work as an Infrastructure Specialist for a major financial institution in central York.

This Infrastructure Engineer position requires strong Infrastructure/Server based experience around VMware. An appreciation of Automation, Cloud and DevOps will go a long way as you work with the business to implement new ways of working.

This Infrastructure Specialist opportunity exists with an organisation who believes in providing quality service and will offer the opportunity for up skilling through professional training and exciting project work. Your role will primarily focus on essential 2nd/3rd line support working with technologies like Azure, VMware, Puppet, Terraform, Powershell on Windows and Linux platforms.

Your main responsibilities will involve
* Managing and providing 3rd line support for OS platforms
* Configure tools to automate the provisioning, testing and deployment of infrastructure.
* Assist IT Services in the migration towards a code centric model for managing infrastructure.
* Produce and own system and infrastructure designs, policies and documentation.
* Be a technical subject leader on Enterprise environments, VMware and OS system administration
* Working on projects which migrate legacy infrastructure to new platforms and assist with Azure and virtualised platforms

Essential experience for this Infrastructure Specialist position will cover

* Experience working in Enterprise environments and using VMware
* A strong understanding of storage with experience managing enterprise storage arrays and fibre channel SANs
* Strong knowledge of HPE blade technology
* Patch management tools such as Ivanti or WSUS
* A scripting ability using tools such as PowerShell.
* Knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems including troubleshooting and performance tuning
* Experience working within project management and project delivery environment
* Some experience with cloud platforms like Azure

In this role, you would be joining an environment which promotes growth, team work and holds the highest standards.

This role offers a salary up to £45,000 with a great bonus scheme and a 2:1 pension. The company will also offer funding for professional training on Microsoft Azure and other related certifications.
The role is commutable from Wetherby, Leeds, Harrogate, Darlington, Wakefield, Ripon, Selby, Hull, North Allerton, Scarborough, Castelford, Goole, Thirsk.

If you would like further details on this Infrastructure Engineer position, please do apply or get in touch.