IT Infrastructure Configuration & Automation Manager

IT Infrastructure Configuration & Automation Manager

Job Title: IT Infrastructure Configuration & Automation Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey, England
Salary: Car or allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894226_1515770697
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 12, 2018 15:24

Job Description

IT Infrastructure Configuration & Automation Manager

Your experience as a leader and a proven track record delivering services to a global business with agreed SLA's and budgets would make you an ideal candidate for this role. You will also have excellent stakeholder management skills.

Our Client is a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy.

You can apply for this role at the bottom of the page, below are more specific details about the role:

You will be responsible for:
*End to end accountability for the configuration and automation services globally, including infrastructure security, malware and vulnerability management
*Defining the policies, standards and design principles for the configuration and automation services
*Ensuring the strategy and technology roadmaps are in place and reviewed regularly with Enterprise Architecture
*Proactively managing the technology life cycle of services, ensuring most appropriate versions and updates are deployed
*Establish a capacity management process thus ensuring available and appropriate levels of capacity are maintained and delivered to agreed service levels
*Ensuring the most appropriate solutions are utilised for the business services
*Providing specialist third and fourth level support services, and owning the liaison with 3rd party vendor support
*Responsible for ensuring the ongoing transition of operational/transactional processes and procedures to Global Services (1st & 2nd level)
*Continual service improvement through best practise and new and innovative technologies
*Lead the adoption and delivery of automation to stream line and improve services for the business
*Leading the Configuration & Automation team and managing their workload on a day-to-day basis, assigning resources to tasks as appropriate and ensuring suitable levels of service and support coverage globally
Experience Required:

*Extensive experience working with Microsoft Systems Centre (SCCM, SCOM) and Anti-Malware products in a tiered and distributed global environment and providing technical support for all elements of the service.
*In-depth understanding of Operating System Deployment technologies through SCCM and the underlying infrastructure required, with the ability to create
*Ability to write PowerShell, VB Scripts and TSQL reports.
*Managing Cyber-Security related incidents from detection through to remediation
*Vulnerability management within an enterprise environment
*Support of these services in a Windows 7/10 and Server 2008/2012/2016 environment.
*Extensive experience working within ITIL aligned Service Delivery organization
*Strong experience of coordinating service solutions with business stakeholders
*Experience managing and working with remote teams
*Proven experience of delivering process efficiencies and improvements
*Experience of managing and delivering projects and solutions
*Proven experience of various technologies including Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), System Center Orchestrator, Systems Center Operations Manager (SCOM) and Anti-Malware Systems
*Proven experience working in enterprise-class environments
*Strong knowledge of capacity planning and management
*Strong knowledge of infrastructure security
*Strong knowledge on scripting languages, methods, best practices and automation frameworks

Key Skills: Configuration, IT, SCCM, SCOM, SCORCH, Windows
Location: Surrey, Leatherhead, Epsom
Salary: Negotiable
Permanent Role

This role may require security clearance and offers of employment will be dependent on obtaining the relevant level of clearance. If this is necessary it will be discussed with you at interview.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.