Infrastructure Engineer

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary £450.00
Job type Temporary
Discipline Technology RecruitmentInformation Technology Recruitment
ReferenceInfrastructure Engineer (Northampton Location)
Contact NameRicky Sharp

Job description

​Location: Part flexible – initially work from the client's office in Northampton until inducted within IT, then 1 to 2 days from home

Duration: 3 month engagement

Working Hours: Monday to Friday – 37 hours

Rate: £450 per day Via Umbrella

Start Date: ASAP

Our client, a prominent organisation, is seeking an experienced IT Infrastructure Engineer to join their team for a 3-month engagement. The primary responsibilities include:

Migrating an On-Premise 2013 Exchange Server to either an On-Premise Exchange Server 2016 or Exchange Online

Conducting a comprehensive review of the current email/messaging architecture and providing priority recommendations for improvements

Implementing approved improvements based on the recommendations

Key Personnel Attributes

- Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to analyze complex issues, troubleshoot effectively, and provide timely resolutions in a fast-paced environment

- Solid understanding of IT security principles and practices

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders

- Strong documentation skills, capable of producing high-quality and detailed documentation

- Collaborative team player, willing to share knowledge and provide guidance to colleagues

- Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities, with a willingness to work flexible hours and participate in on-call rotations when necessary

Technical Requirements

- Very strong knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Exchange Server technologies (2013, 2016, 2019), Exchange Online, and Email Messaging architectures

- Hands-on experience in managing and supporting Microsoft Infrastructure technologies, including Windows Server, Active Directory, Group Policy, PowerShell, VMWare virtualisation, and network services

- Strong experience with Citrix Server and Citrix products

- Experience with Windows Virtual Desktop and associated migrations (advantageous)

- Knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 Admin (advantageous)

- Familiarity with Infrastructure Monitoring Tools such as SCOM, Vantage DX, and Solarwinds

- Excellent knowledge of MS Office suite, particularly Excel, Word, and Teams

- Hands-on experience in building, deploying, and supporting Windows 10 and Windows 11 desktops utilising Autopilot, Endpoint Manager (Intune), and SSCM (advantageous)

If you are a motivated, tenacious, and driven individual who thrives under pressure and can successfully deliver to agreed timescales, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join our client's team and contribute to their ongoing success in the IT infrastructure domain.