IT Server Infrastructure Manager

IT Server Infrastructure Manager

Job Title: IT Server Infrastructure Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894390_1517476943
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2018 09:22

Job Description

IT Server Infrastructure Manager

Your experience of working in a global organisation and having responsibility for the whole computer services. You will be used to defining policies and standards for the computing systems. Your experience of a wide range server hardware and virtualisation technologies would make you an ideal candidate for this role.

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:


End to end accountability for the computing services globally
* Defining the policies, standards and design principles for the computing platform globally
* Ensuring the strategy and technology roadmaps are in place and reviewed regularly with the Systems Architect
* 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
* Responsible for leading and overseeing the transition from traditional computing solutions to cloud 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 Computing Services team, a distributed team of experienced technical staff based globally. 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
* Ensuring that projects are delivered to budget and time
* Maintaining and developing the teams working environment including processes, tools, data-sets and applications. Reporting progress, achievements and results against Service Level Agreements.
* Working with your colleagues in the Technical Services organisation you will review, negotiate and maintain achievable, acceptable service levels.

Experience Required:

* 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 delivering projects and solutions
* Budgeting and financial management experience
* Proven technical experience in delivering and supporting enterprise class computing services
* Proven experience of a wide range of server hardware and virtualisation technologies including HP, Cisco, Dell, VMWare, Hyper-V and emerging technologies
* Experience in designing and implementing common/standardised computing platforms
* Experience in delivering, managing and supporting cloud computing platforms
* Proven experience working in enterprise-class environments
* Strong knowledge of capacity planning and management
* Understanding of server performance management
* Understanding of security in relation to server, applications, data and databases
* Experience in managing relationships with key suppliers
* Expert knowledge of server technologies and operating systems including Microsoft and Linux

Key Skills: Server, Hardware, Virtualisation, HP, Cisco, Dell, VMWare, ITIL, Linux
Location: Surrey, Leatherhead, Epsom
Salary: Negotiable
Permanent Role

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.