Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Cloud and Infrastructure Specialist


Job Title: Cloud and Infrastructure Specialist
Work Pattern: 37 hours per week
Type: Permanent
Location: Middlesbrough TS2
Salary: £46,275 per annum

Purpose of the role -
Our client is looking for a Cloud and Infrastructure Specialist to manage and maintain the groups IT infrastructure ensuring the systems are reliable, resilient and updated on a regular basis.

Ensure documentation, change management and other procedures are completed for both live and development environments.


Job Role -



  • Assist when required in delivering tasks\projects

  • Manage all aspects of on premise and cloud directories

  • Automate remote system deployments of both Operating Systems and Applications

  • Provide high level support escalating from the internal delivery Team, resolving internally or via 3rd party and vendors as required

  • Support a mix of Physical and Virtual environments running various Microsoft Windows and LINUX server platforms

  • Support cloud technologies, multi-vendor hypervisors and various application delivery platforms alongside a VDI infrastructure

  • Support multi-vendor SAN's.

    Support various OEM networking solutions

  • Ensure network stability on WAN\LAN; support and diagnose issues, ensure DR & BCP are up to date and tested regularly.

    Manage the firewall effectively with security in mind

  • Recommend and test upgraded software; suggest new software to improve an area of the business, provide full documentation and follow ITIL best practices

  • Use remote tools to resolve issues, onsite visit throughout the groups locations if required

  • Ensure that the estate is kept updated with all applicable security updates

  • Manage both on premise and cloud based telephony solutions



Candidate Requirements -



  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent.

    Relevant IT qualification or demonstrable experience.

  • Experience working with IT infrastructure projects with an emphasis on server, storage and virtualisation technologies as well as technical knowledge of desktop software

  • Effective use of planning skills with attention to detail

  • Experience with VMware, Citrix and Microsoft solutions

  • Experience with multi-vendor SANs alongside various back-up platforms

  • Experience with Cisco and other OEM networking solutions

  • Substantial experience working in a 3rd line role catering for over 1000 users

  • Experience in maintaining and upgrading firewall/VPN infrastructures




If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please send your CV now for consideration.



If you require any additional information regarding the position, please call Lewis at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 966 or send an E-Mail to Lewis.Hodson@servicecare.org.uk