IT Infrastructure Manager

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
week commencing 5th August 2019
From £50,000 (inc allowance 8k/ car) + 20% bonus & benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced, hands on IT Infrastructure Manager or Data Centre Manager? You can help create a greener UK. A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Data Centre Manager at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company with innovation and new technology, we can create a greener future. But we can’t do it alone – which is why we need your help. Be part of a team that’s building new solutions for our planet.


About the role

What will I be doing?

As part of the Technical Services Team you will be expected to create and maintain a demonstrably secure and high performing Data Centre environment in which SUEZ recycling and recovery can achieve its strategic goals. You will lead and manage the Data Centre function which is responsible for delivering a robust, flexible and scalable technology infrastructure to meet the evolving requirements of SUEZ.

To architect and deliver technical solutions focussed on delivering exceptional user experience. This state will be achieved by working collaboratively with all functions within technical services and the wider MIS department.

You will also provide technical support to the SUEZ UK customer base. Will also be responsible for incident and problem management as defined by ITIL for all incidents / problems reported through the Business Support Desk. Delivery of an annual technical roadmap of continuous improvement.

What are the requirements?

Able to manage enterprise wide technical architecture strategies, lead large change programmes in information systems and technologies and develop best in class IT infrastructure and operations, you should have:

Minimum of 5 years' experience managing teams of 3-5 personnel.

Strong technical knowledge and a coaching culture.

Knowledge of AD, Citrix, Vmware, SQL, storage (Preferably EMC), Fibre switching.

SCCM/windows 10 deployment

Knowledge of Unix is desirable.

Experience with active-active Data Centres.

Detailed understanding of SLAs and tracking.

An innovative and proactive planner with astute problem solving skills; able to successfully formulate solutions and strategies to address and resolve complex technical problems, with comprehensive experience providing technical solutions and support in a tiered service delivery structure.

Exceptional communication and relationship building skills; able to influence business decisions and formulate positive internal and external relationships with customers, strategic partners, outsourced service providers, staff and senior managers.

Experience of working in enterprise environments, managing risk, compliance and governance to CODIS standards - SUEZ IS governance.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

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