Senior Infrastructure Manager

£65,000 - £70,000 yearly
  • Lioness Recruitment
  • Hybrid (Wiltshire, UK)
  • Nov 09, 2022
Permanent Information Technology Infrastructure Management

Job Description

Lioness Recruitment believes it takes specialist experience to find specialist careers. Are you an existing Head of IT or IT/Infrastructure Manager looking for the first step to your next step? We are supporting a business with strong ties to the public sector in the recruitment for a Senior Infrastructure Manager to lead across mainly infrastructure services, but also support application services as needed. This role will require three days per week working from offices based in Wiltshire, with the rest of the week remote working.

Your main responsibility is to manage the team in the support of infrastructure, databases, and associated software for the business. You will be responsible for defining long term IT goals and strategies, defining policies, processes, and procedures (including for security), overseeing infrastructure upgrades, managing IT security and compliance, managing third party suppliers and hands-on management of the IT team. This role will also involve the planning and execution of a major infrastructure change/cloud migration project. The business is looking for somebody with strong technical knowledge and who can still support hands-on when required.

Essential skills:

  • Experience working in a similar Head of IT or IT/Infrastructure Manager role previously
  • Experience of Dynamics 365 OR MS Power Platform OR Azure OR Microsoft cloud/serverless technology
  • Strong IT security knowledge, and ideally certifications such as ISO 270001, Cyber Essentials or similar
  • Infrastructure and networking management, including the ability to support at 3rd line level if required
  • People and performance management
  • Supplier management
  • Building and leading IT strategies and processes
  • Change management
  • Budget management
  • ITIL
  • Previous experience project managing major infrastructure change/cloud projects would be highly desirable for this role

Ready to take the first step to your next step? Ready to be brave? Then we’re ready to help.

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