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Infrastructure & Systems Engineer, VMWare, Linux, Office 365, Cisco – A2/1462

Location:
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£35,000 - £45,00 + Benefits
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1462

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Infrastructure & Systems Engineer, VMWare, Linux, Office 365, Data Centre, Cisco

An Infrastructure & Systems Engineer is needed by our client in the south of Oxfordshire. The role of Infrastructure & Systems Engineer is a highly technical and multifaceted position involving server support, work with virtual infrastructure and data centres across both Linux and Windows operating systems. As the new Infrastructure & Systems Engineer you’ll be joining a successful and growing Tech Company/Group in a small and friendly team in a beautiful office location, offering you a great work-life balance and plenty of technical challenges to get your teeth into.

Reporting to the Head of Infrastructure, you’ll be the ‘on-the-ground’ SME for all things systems (server and virtual), backup, recovery, networking and more. The new Infrastructure & Systems Engineer you’ll will be responsible for:

• 3rd Line Support and technical escalations
• Maintenance and support of both Windows and Linux servers in several offices and in the data centre
• Configuration and maintenance of firewalls
• Networking and load balancing equipment
• Maintenance and support of storage solutions
• Monitoring of core infrastructure services & key systems
• Support of the virtual infrastructure
• Developing robust technical documentation.


This is role involves a broad technical scope requiring the following knowledge;

• Windows server and AD configuration and troubleshooting including group policies design, maintenance and availability and deployment
• Office 365 and Exchange configuration and troubleshooting
• Linux systems administration and support; Redhat, CentOS or Ubuntu desirable
• Virtualisation management (VMware ideally)
• IIS 6 and 7 and/or Apache/Tomcat
• Networking in multi-site environments using WAN/LAN, client and site to site VPNs, and wireless networking.
• Cisco switch configuration and routing protocols; experience of Cisco firewalls also desirable
• Systems monitoring tools, in particular Nagios
• Load Balancers
• MySQL Database administration and working knowledge of SQL Server
• File and VM backup and recovery solutions,
• Veeam backup + replication
• Experience of public cloud environments (eg. G-Cloud, AWS or Azure)
• Some experience with DevOps environments – MySQL, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes.


This role could appeal a wide variety of candidates with backgrounds such as 2nd line support, Systems Administrator, Infrastructure Engineer, Technical Support Analyst, Senior Systems Engineer, 3rd line support, Server / VMware Specialist, Data Centre Engineer, Wintel or Linux Sysadmin and many more.

Based on the south of Oxfordshire the office has great onsite amenities and can be accessed from nearby locations including Didcot, Wallingford, Abingdon, Oxford, Reading, Thame, Newbury, Hungerford, High Wycombe, Princes Risborough and even as far south as Slough.

If this fantastic opportunity if of interest please don’t hesitate to apply today for immediate consideration!


Infrastructure & Systems Engineer, VMWare, Linux, Office 365, Data Centre, Cisco

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.


Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.