Senior Infrastructure & Security Engineer

  • Proactive Appointments
  • Feb 15, 2019

Job Description

Proactive Appointments

The role will involve supporting and ensuring the security of my clients EUC and Core infrastructure, either cloud based or on premise, this includes: EUC Applications, Microsoft O355 services, Microsoft Azure services and infrastructure including virtual servers, azure storage, physical and virtual networks, data management. The role will also be responsible for operational security in line with security governance defined by the Information Security Officer.

The 3rd Line support engineer must have strong experience of technical troubleshooting and problem solving. Depending on projects and tasks, the individual will be required to be available for queries during out of office hours. In addition, as part of this role the individual will be expected to deal with any system issues as and when they occur.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Microsoft Azure including Virtual Server Infrastructure, Storage, virtual networks, NVA's specifically Barracuda, Azure Site Recovery
  • Microsoft Office 365 including Exchange Online, Skype for Business, OneDrive, Teams, SharePoint.
  • Windows Server 20012/2016/2019
  • Microsoft Intune to deploy and managed devices and applications
  • Excellent knowledge/experience of troubleshooting networking protocols and technologies such as TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, routing and vLANs
  • Good Knowledge of cloud backup systems
  • Experience in installing, configuring and managing Cisco firewalls and HP Switches and Wi-Fi.
  • Knowledge of SQL Server 2012+
  • Windows Script Host / VBScript / PowerShell
  • Experience of patch management deployment / Windows Software Update Services using Microsoft and Azure cloud technologies
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Linux operating systems
  • Understanding of VOIP specifically Skype for Business
  • Ability to perform Research and Development into new systems in preparation for implementation / third line support


  • Degree qualified in IT, engineering or numerical discipline or equivalent
  • Cisco CCNA/CCNP: Routing & Switching / Security
  • Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
  • Microsoft MCSE: Mobility

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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