Remote Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Remote Senior Infrastructure Engineer

IT
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The Senior Infrastructure Engineer (SIE) will be a member of the Professional Services Team that is responsible for consulting, designing and implementing bespoke and templated technical solutions for customers.
 
The SIE must demonstrate the ability to:
  • Experience designing/implementing cloud and hybrid infrastructure solutions.
  • Design Technology roadmaps.
  • Perform IT Audits to identify key weakness or new opportunities on clients IT infrastructure.
  • Work as part of a team to deliver innovation and fitting solutions.
  • Work as part of a geographically split team (with presence in both the UK and South Africa) to deliver innovation and fitting solutions.
Operate an effective service-transition methodology to ensure the migration to BAU/support of all implemented cloud-based projects & solutions.
 
Primary Responsibilities
  • Infrastructure design, implementation and maintenance.
  • Able to consult and act as Technical Manager for key The company customers.
  • Building, configuration and administration of physical and virtual servers.
  • Implementing Cloud based solutions such as Office 365, G Suite, Egnyte, Microsoft Azure, Intune, AWS
  • Configuration of enterprise networking devices such as switches, routers, firewalls.
  • Prompt and accurate updating of project management system and related documentation.
  • Communication internally and with customers as required: keeping the necessary stakeholders and project managers updated on project progress and activity
  • Out of hours work (paid overtime).
 
Skills:
  • At least two of the following qualifications: MCSA/MCSE, CCNA/CCNP, VCP.
  • Experience designing/implementing both Azure IaaS and PaaS solutions  
  • A track record of having lead large-scale, mission critical migrations to Azure.
  • Consultant-level knowledge of Windows Server Operating Systems and management platforms including SCCM and Intune  
  • In depth understanding of the capabilities of MS Office 365.  
  • Expertise must include architectural design, migration, management and supporting O365 implementation including Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Skype for Business, OneDrive for Business and Azure AD
  • Well versed in cloud-based file/content management applications and Collaboration ecosystems.
  • VMware ESXi or MS Hyper V.
  • Exchange Server, G Suite.
  • Public and Private cloud computing platforms.  
  • Great understanding of Network design and configuration at all layers (switches, routers, firewalls).
  • Cyber-security awareness highly beneficial.
Knowledge of server and network hardware