£60000 - £65000 per annum
3 months ago
Infrastructure Specialist- London
This is an opportunity to join an organisation as Infrastructure Specialist within the Cloud & Platform Infrastructure team. You will be providing technical expertise and operational support across a wide range of infrastructure platforms and services, supporting the aims and objectives of the overall Technology function.
The role will contribute to the security, availability, integrity and day-to-day support of core infrastructure services, including an on-premise VMware hosting platform, Windows-based server estate and Azure IaaS, PaaS and SaaS public cloud deployment. The successful candidate will divide their time between BAU operational support & project work, while also undertaking support and development of both Brewin's on-premise and cloud-hosted infrastructure services, working closely with other operations and development teams to protect existing production services and facilitate the introduction of new business services.
This is a great opportunity for someone with a track record in infrastructure management and support of cloud technologies to acquire experience of a wide range of new services, particularly in the area of infrastructure automation and modernisation.
Experience in all aspects of enterprise Windows platform management with versions up to and including Server 2019.
General administration, maintenance and troubleshooting of Windows Server platforms
Support and development of core infrastructure services, including:
Windows Server 2012/16/19
Virtualisation technologies (VMware)
SAN and file storage technologies
Backup and Recovery tools (e.g. eVault, Azure Backup, Recovery Manager for AD)
Configuration Management tools (e.g. SCCM, Group Policy, DSC, Puppet/Chef/Ansible)
Automation tools (e.g. Powershell, Packer, Terraform, Git, Azure Devops)
Cloud technologies (e.g. Azure AD, Azure Site Recovery)
Monitoring tools (e.g. SCOM, Nagios, Solarwinds)
Security tools (McAfee AV/ePO, Windows Defender)
Container/serverless technologies (e.g. Docker, Azure Functions, Kubernetes)
5+ years specialising in Windows server infrastructure operational support, including administration of on-premise and cloud IaaS/PaaS/SaaS platforms (particularly Microsoft Azure)
Experience of vulnerability management processes and software update deployment
Experience of working collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams with a focus on building and supporting highly available services
Awareness of CI/CD processes, including understanding of automated DevOps release management pipelines & tooling (Azure DevOps, etc.)
Awareness of automation, including automated build processes, environment setups, testing scripts, deployments and reporting
Understanding of creation, modification and maintenance of scripts using popular scripting languages (e.g. PowerShell), with a focus on reducing manual effort through creative deployment of these tools
Excellent understanding of security principles and how they are applied in the world of infrastructure management
Support and maintenance of infrastructure security services, assisting with internal and external audit where required
A Financial/Wealth Management Services background is advantageous but not essential
Apply immediately to be considered