Senior Infrastructure Engineer - Cardiff

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    Cardiff, Wales

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  • Salary:

    £202 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

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    Jack Devlin

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Senior Infrastructure Engineer




We are looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to join our team. You will provide support and technical expertise to support a secure infrastructure to meet day to day demands. You will be working in a fast paced environment driving performance and reliability from software, infrastructure and cloud environments. You will tackle challenging, unique situations every day and work with other functions and employees within the organisation as well as our customers. You will be a senior engineer and will support fellow team members on making reliable technical decisions to support and deploy infrastructure that runs critical services for our customers.

This varied role requires an engineer who has strong problem solving skills with network, server and storage experience to support our managed hosting and corporate IT environments.


Providing 3rd line support, implementing, supporting and troubleshooting many technologies
  • Maintain and monitor all network, security and computer systems to meet the organisation's current and future requirements
  • Responsible for management, maintenance and architecture of storage, virtualised environments, servers, network devices and productivity tools
  • Ensure all components are monitored and identify performance issues proactively
  • Provide in-depth investigations and root cause analysis of incidents and outages, reporting in accordance with company guidelines
  • Act as escalation point for team members in the resolution of complex problems
  • High level technical representation on priority issues and managing the technical resolution
  • Publishing support documentation to assist IT colleagues in following defined IT processes
  • Providing regular and clear updates to the Head of Infrastructure
  • Providing technical solutions where appropriate for BAU and project based requests
  • Working closely with members of our Automation Team to automate standard processes
  • Developing and promoting IT security best practices

Key Skills and Competencies

  • Linux experience
  • Networking experience
  • Multiple technologies including but not limited to HP Hardware; VMware; F5 BIG-IP; Firewall Management (Juniper/Palo Alto), SAN Storage (NetApp/Pure); Linux; Windows; Active Directory; DNS; DHCP
  • Experience of automation and configuration management tools and techniques
  • Good analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Cloud services including Azure, Office 365
  • Experience of Solarwinds Orion Suite would be beneficial

If you're interested in finding out more please click apply or contact Jack Devlin on 0161 924 3689