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IT Infrastructure Manager

  • Purley, UK
  • £ 70000-£ 70000 GBP
  • Job ID 42779487

Salary Type: Per annum

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Type: Full time


Up to £70’000 Annual Salary + Bonus + Benefits

Absolute IT Recruitment are proud to be working with a highly reputable and internationally recognisable high end retail brand.

We are currently searching for an established Infrastructure Manager who is able to lead an internal team, a core network & infrastructure environment, 3rd party solution providers and technical project delivery on a local level with some budgetary management. This is an exciting opportunity for an Infrastructure Manager who is still happy working with on-prem technology but still keeps their eye on emerging technology that could be used as the company progress gradually towards utilising Azure Services. The current environment has a mixture of physical and virtual servers (VMware), VEEAM and Cisco kit including UCS. Experience of working in Datacentre environments is key as they have their own DC. DC build experience would be highly desirable.

Although you will be seen as a Technical Lead, you won’t need to be "hands-on" all of the time. Of course as with all IT you may need to get your hands dirty on occasions but you must be able to lead a team. Team Management experience is essential and you will be taking care of all 1-2-1’s, PDR’s, Development Plans and Performance Management. In terms of team size, if you have managed teams of 4-10 including contractors it would be highly desirable. The Infrastructure Manager will represent the region on global team calls and therefore, good internal stakeholder management and building relationships with different time zones is essential.

WFH/Office: As the Infrastructure Manager you will be required to be in the office 4 days a week.

Key experience required for the Infrastructure Manager:
  • Strong & Supportive People Management.
  • Technical Project Delivery.
  • Experience managing core networks and infrastructure.
  • Key Technical areas: Azure, VMware, VEEAM, Windows Servers, Cisco, UCS, SAN Storage
Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role. If you haven’t heard from us within 7 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.
Job expiration date 01 Jul 2021