Infrastructure Engineer (Server, VMware, Network)

Job Title: Infrastructure Engineer (Server, VMware, Network)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum
Start Date: 2016-10-01
Reference: SO16465b
Contact Name: Sheryl O'Brien
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 18, 2016 20:37

Job Description

Infrastructure Engineer (Server, VMware, Networks)
Tamworth, Cannock, Walsall, Burton, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield

£38,000 to £44,000

We have an opportunity available for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer to join a market leading Distribution Company with sites located both nationally and internationally.

The client is looking for an all round IT Infrastructure Engineer who has the ability to monitor the internal networks as well as the virtual servers (VMware), you will be tasked with duties such as;
  • Manage and maintain the windows and SuSE Linux environment.
  • Provide daily BAU support and work through user tickets which involve basic to complex troubleshooting
  • Monitor and react to network and IT security issues as they occur to minimise disruption to end user services.
  • Working alongside the IT Manager and acting as tech lead for infrastructure and networking issues throughout the business.
  • Designing and maintaining documentation
  • Managing disaster recovery plans and procedures
Skills Required: 
  • Knowledge and experience of monitoring internal networks
  • Experience with MS Exchange
  • Previous experience with MS Server and VMware
  • The ability to act in the capacity of tech lead on server and network related projects as and when required.
  • Knowledge and experience of Group Policy and Active Directory
  • Understanding of Linux  OS (Unix a distinct advantage)
  • Experience/knowledge of Data Centre Networking, Cisco Wireless, Cisco Security
  • Knowledge and understanding of WAN, WLAN and LAN – ideally (however not essential) within a production/manufacturing/logistics/distribution environments. 
  • ITIL knowledge (accreditation a distinct advantage).
If you would like further information in regards to the type of projects you would be working on and how your expertise could fit in with this business, please feel free to forward your CV or give me a call on 01543 622397 for further details.

GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's