Infrastructure Engineer - inside IR35

Infrastructure Engineer - inside IR35
  • £400 - £450 per Day
  • Contract
  • Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England, UK Malmesbury Wiltshire GBR SN16 0RP
Job Ref: 50214002
Sector: Cloud, infrastructure & networks
Date Added: 25 May 2021

We are looking for an Infrastructure Engineer to be based in Malmesbury 3 days per week. This role is inside IR35.

The Infrastructure Engineer reporting to the EMEA Technical Services Lead, will be responsible for:

  • Performing infrastructure daily checks and working with partners to resolved day to day operational issues
  • Performing, monitoring and improving infrastructure performance on a day-to-day basis
  • Managing, responding and resolving to infrastructure alerts
  • Ensuring the resolution of incidents and requests in SLA to improve service
  • Working with partners and security teams to ensure services are secure and compliant
  • Managing technical change which impacts IT Infrastructure Services ensuring minimal risk
  • Participating regular DR reviews, tests and performance testing
  • Owning hardware and software patching process both automated and manual
  • Assist with capacity planning reports
  • Providing 3rd / 4th line support of Physical/Virtual Windows Servers and HPE SAN's, using the published processes and procedures for guidance
  • Maintain uptime levels and improve the running of the infrastructure
  • Make sure all systems & data are protected
  • Manage 3rd Party relationships with key partners
  • Publish, improve and manage internal I.T. documentation and processes
  • Contribute to continual service improvement
  • Travel to European offices when required
  • Delivery of local infrastructure projects, builds, installations and configuration to best practice
  • Work with IT Infrastructure Design and Delivery functions to ensure quality of service and ensure support is planned into all infrastructure solutions and appropriate support models in place
  • Assist with reviewing and delivering the improvement of the global infrastructure landscape
  • Mentoring infrastructure apprentices and infrastructure engineers
  • Cover for Europe Technical Services Lead when required


  • ITIL level qualification (ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management)
  • Third line fault repair and vendor escalations
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 / 2008 / 2012/ 2016:
    • Bare Metal Builds / Recovery
    • Windows Clustering
    • WINS / DNS / DHCP
    • Active Directory
  • Microsoft Exchange 2010/2016:
    • Installation & Maintenance
    • Fault Finding
  • Microsoft key products:
    • Hyper-V
    • DFSR
    • SharePoint
    • SCCM
  • VMware
    • Installation and configuration
    • Maintenance and Support and recovery
  • Strong hardware experience, including:
    • Configuration of HP Servers and blades
    • SAN/NAS (HP MAS/EVA/3PAR and Nimble)
  • Cloud
    • AWS
    • MS Azure


  • Previous experience working in a platform operations team
  • Basic understanding of the following Networking technologies:
    • TCP/IP:
      • LAN Addressing
      • Public IP routing
      • WAN and replication technologies
  • MCSE Qualified
  • VCP Qualified

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

24/06/2021 12:00:14
GBP 400 450 Day
Contact Consultant:
Amy Stratford

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