Network & Infrastructure Build Manager

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Network Manager

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits package

  • Contact:

    Jenny Rostron

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Network & Infrastructure Build Manager

Location - Leeds
Salary - £70k plus excellent benefits

We have an exciting opportunity for a Network & Infrastructure Build Manager to join a leading client in the centre of Leeds.

Youll have overall responsibility for providing governance on the build, test and deployment of the internal Core and Access networks and Cloud Infrastructure in an agreed architectural framework with the objective of optimising costs and functionality

You will be an experienced and highly effective team manager, used to working with Engineers in an IT related field, and able to support the governance of robust engineering and change management processes. In this role, you will be accountable for ensuring that your team deploys high performing, reliable and scalable infrastructure to further differentiate us in the service provider market.

Your Skills & Experience
* Experience of leading people and a track record of inspiring and motivating technical teams to work together in pursuit of a shared vision
* Effective people manager with the ability to identify individual needs, concerns and issues and deal with them empathetically and effectively, including the ability to manage performance and conflict
* Ability to build a team who take responsibility and accountability as a group rather than focusing primarily on individual performance or a "can do" mentality
* Working with the team to develop and lead a proactive approach to the Infrastructure and Networks function
* Experience of working in a technical environment so that you can facilitate effective technical discussions and planning sessions and to validate and challenge constructively the recommendations of the engineers. The technologies deployed by the team include:
o Hyper converged, virtualized infrastructure and IAAS platforms
o Linux and Windows servers, Shared hosting, email, VOIP, SIP
o Data backup technologies, for our own use and for customer use
o Core IP, Telecoms experience and MPLS IPVPN infrastructure
o Tools and applications to provide monitoring and assurance on our services
o Tools and applications to provide automation and orchestration on our services