Infrastructure Engineer - datacenter and cloud

Music Sales Group
GBP45k-60k DOE + package, GBP325/Day Contract
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

One of the world's leading independent music publishing companies with offices worldwide. Successful in many music-related fields including rights, copyright ownership and promotion, printed music, book publishing, music retailing, E-commerce and digital publishing.

We are looking for someone to take hands on ownership of infrastructure. This is a key hire, moving away from the current relatively unstructured way of working to provide specialist knowledge. It is envisaged that there could eventually be the opportunity to move into a lead role as additional resources are acquired.

Essential Experience

Minimum 5 years' demonstrable hands on experience covering the following areas:

  • Infrastructure - analysis, design, planning, implementation, security and support
  • Infrastructure - onsite and cloud, physical and virtual
  • Configuration Management and documentation
  • Capacity planning of CPU, Storage, Memory etc
  • Performance monitoring and management of infrastructure
  • Vendor/Product evaluation of infrastructure and tools
  • High availability Datacentre and Cloud (AWS or Azure)
  • Microsoft Stack of Technologies
  • Storage Technologies
  • Backup Technologies

Essential Skills

Excellence in the following areas:

  • HP Proliant and Dell PowerEdge Servers
  • Virtualization solutions including VMware vSphere/vCenter
  • Deploying/Maintaining Windows operating systems.
  • AWS capabilities such as Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • HP/EMC VNX Storage Technologies

Additional Knowledge

Clear understanding (not skills) of the following technologies in a high availability environment:

  • Active Directory and Group Policy experience
  • SQL Databases

Candidate Questions

Please do not apply if you cannot answer yes to the following questions.

Music related skills are not a substitute for any of the role requirements:

  1. Minimum 5 years' experience as Infrastructure Engineer, capable of being backed up by references?
  2. If requested, can you provide 3 substantial and successful examples of relevant implementations you have completed?
  3. Are you comfortable being tested on cloud offerings and infrastructure technical related questions
  4. Are you comfortable discussing in detail the areas listed in the Knowledge section above.

No agency applications accepted

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