Our Client is looking for a Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer who can join their diverse team in Aberdeen, UK.
Senior IT Infrastructure Engineer
Maintain, monitor and support the infrastructure environment and/or facilities such as:
Virtual infrastructure and their virtual machines (VMware, Hyper-V, AOS)
Windows Servers and Linux
Storage (NetApp, DellEMC)
Backup & Restore (Veeam)
VMware Horizon & Citrix
Work on multiple cross-functional base work initiatives and projects.
Diagnose and resolve complex hardware, software and connectivity problems.
Ensures high quality IT service delivery through proper testing, quality assurance and documentation preceding complete rollout and normal operation.
Participate in providing accurate budgetary figures and cost/benefit justifications for the IT Data Center Manager.
Manages and participates in IT projects whenever required.
Follow change management processes providing change request initiation, control and impact assessment.
Develop and maintain processes, procedures, standards and documentation to support successful operation of the server and storage infrastructure.
Manage third party services needed to provide IT services according to business requirements.
Provide guidance and ensure IT security and continuity providing security patching, software and hardware updates, malicious software prevention, detection and correction.
Develop and support security processes.
Ensure relevant backup and recovery of data, software and system configurations in order to support the IT Disaster Recovery plan.
Provide a stable, secure and auditable server environment to enable efficient use of business applications and data.
Ensure software compliance within the server and storage infrastructure area.
Responsible for technical roadmap development, implementation and improvement of Server and Storage Infrastructure for regional and global systems.
Responsible for capacity and resource planning for Server and Storage Infrastructure supporting regional and global systems.
Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering or computer science or any other IT variant course level is required
Technical certifications from main technology vendors such as VMware, Microsoft, Cisco, Nutanix, NetApp, Veeam, Citrix and so on are desirable
6-8 years of relevant experience in data centers & servers operations