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IT Manager

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    Infrastructure Architecture

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  • Job functions:

    IT Manager

  • Salary:

    £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits package

  • Contact:

    Annabel O'Neill

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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Role: IT Manager
Location: Southampton
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Candidate requirements:

  • Experience resolving complex infrastructure issues.
  • Experienced with cloud (e.g. Azure IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) as well as network design and administration, data centre operations, database administration, systems programming and administration.
  • Understanding of ITIL practices and InfoSec protocols

The Position:

My client requires an IT Manager to create and maintain an optimal, effective, managed, low-risk infrastructure. The role will ensure continuously improving provision of IT infrastructure to a business that has experienced significant growth, and has outgrown the existing service model. As a leader in IT infrastructure, the role holder will provide both strategic infrastructure vision and tactical service delivery.

  • Provide an IT infrastructure that meets business needs with continuously improving service efficiency and effectiveness
  • Provide leadership in planning and managing IT operations, production support, systems and DB admin, network ops
  • Manage both the strategic relationship with, and tactical performance of, key IT product and service providers
  • Ensure regulatory/contractual compliance whilst continuously improving infrastructure performance
  • Optimise the Infrastructure cost vs performance trade-off, ensuring the infrastructure meets business needs at all times
  • Mitigate, monitor and manage infrastructure related risks (ensuring correct use insourced/outsourced services)
  • Assess, and execute if applicable, the insourcing of the current managed service provision
  • Develop the reporting for vendor performance in areas that include quality, capacity, systems and responsiveness
  • Develop/maintain all relevant documentation relating to the infrastructure, SLAs etc
  • Assess the relative impact of IT industry trends to current and future infrastructure

Please apply for more information!