Infrastructure Operations Lead

Infrastructure Operations Lead
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, UK Edinburgh Edinburgh GBR EH2 4QZ
Job Ref: 50209880
Sector: Network, Telecoms & Infrastructure
Date Added: 29 September 2020

Infrastructure Operations Lead - Edinburgh / Remote - 6 Month Contract

Our Public Sector client is offering an exciting opportunity for an Infrastructure Operations Lead to join their team on a 6 month initial contract.

The Infrastructure Operations Lead role will:

  • Design, Implement and manage enterprise Linux environments
  • Automate the deployment of new components in an Azure/on-premise hybrid environment
  • Work with the Cyber Security Team to analyse vulnerability reporting and lead remediation efforts for effected systems
  • Administer Active Directory integration to offer single sign on for users and secure SMB file sharing
  • Develop and execute implementation strategies for automated, centralised and scalable patching and system upgrade services
  • Perform performance monitoring and tuning of enterprise Linux environments
  • Use VMware vSphere to deploy and manage virtual machine infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot environmental issues within the enterprise Linux environment extending into virtualization, storage and physical server infrastructure
  • Mentor fellow infrastructure engineers to develop their Linux skills
  • Produce procedures, documentation and knowledgebase articles for Linux system administration
  • Write change requests for modifications to network & infrastructure
  • Offer 1st | 2nd | 3rd line support for any Linux based service issues

Essential skills:

  • Linux system administration in an enterprise environment (RHEL / Centos - Ansible & Satellite)
  • Scripting skills - Bash, Python, PowerShell
  • IT Infrastructure experience across a wide range of technologies
  • Proven experience administering infrastructure in an environment where data security is key
  • Self-motivated. Ability to work from home with a proactive approach to problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills and experience in mentoring staff
  • Willingness to learn new skills and technologies as required for in-flight and new projects
  • Excellent experience and understanding of Microsoft technologies; e.g. Active Directory, Windows Server, SCCM, SQL Server, IIS and web hosting
  • Experience of LAN/WAN networking and firewalling technologies (predominantly Cisco)

Desirable Skills:

  • Infrastructure Automation experience using ARM templates, PowerShell & Terraform
  • Load-balancing / reverse proxying knowledge (F5)
  • VMware ESXi and SRM configuration and administration
  • SAN technologies
  • Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) experience in an Azure/on-premise hybrid environment
  • Experience working within a DevOps team using agile frameworks
  • Experience working within and configuring PIM/PAM technologies in Azure/on-premise
  • Experience in configuring and administering certificate services in Linux and Windows
  • Experience in building and managing a public key infrastructure

Should this position be of interest please submit your CV and I will be in contact by telephone as required.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

29/10/2020 09:30:48
Contact Consultant:
Lewis Baillie

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