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Infrastructure Engineer

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    £31146 - £57834 per annum

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    Samantha Hayward

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    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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    19 days ago

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Role: Infrastructure Engineer
Location: Leicester
Salary: £31’146 - £57’834 Neg DOE + Benefits
Type: Permanent
Premier Group are currently engaged with a large established client in the Leicester area, who require an Infrastructure Engineer to join an existing team of highly skilled, talented engineers who have a passion to innovate using the latest technologies whilst learning and sharing knowledge amongst the team.
The successful Infrastructure Engineer will be experienced across a mixture of operational and development activities supporting the eCommerce environment both in the cloud and on-premise, with an occasional requirement to work in and around other UK based sites. The successful candidate will
Due to the nature of the business, the successful Infrastructure Engineer will work on a rota basis on a mixture of early and late shifts of either 7-3 or 10-6.
Infrastructure Engineer – Essential Skills:
  • IT experience working in a large corporate environment
  • Flexibility to cover unsociable hours and peak periods at short notice
  • Strong knowledge of scripting and automation (PowerShell, Bash and others)
  • Proven knowledge and use of the following technologies: -
    • Windows 2008(R2)/2012/2016/2019 Server in both physical and virtual environments
    • Virtualisation (VMware & Hyper-V)
    • IIS
    • Microsoft failover clustering
    • Monitoring business critical environments
    • System Centre Configuration Manager (SCCM)
    • A good knowledge of network technologies and protocols such as DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, FTP and SMTP
  • Experience mentoring less experienced colleagues/team members
  • Experienced taking a lead role in co-ordinating the timely diagnosis and resolution of major issues
  • Strong knowledge of storage solutions and principles
Infrastructure Engineer – Desirables:
  • Experience working within an eCommerce infrastructure background
  • Solid understanding of Linux to support business critical systems
  • Experience using load balancers such as NetScaler and Nginx
  • Experience with hardware from different vendors
  • Experience in a 24x7 business
  • Experience with Azure infrastructure e.g., Azure DevOps, Key Vault, Container registry
  • Experience with Terraform
  • Experience with Azure Kubernetes service