Senior Solutions Engineer - IT Project Delivery
Posted on6th December 2018
Salary/Rate£42000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
About this job.
Senior Solutions Engineer with experience of Infrastructure Project Delivery required to join a large, global business based in Preston.
As a Senior Solutions Engineer, you will work as a key part of the Project Delivery team and act as a Technical Lead on key infrastructure projects.
*As Senior Solutions Engineer you will be both primary and secondary SME for a number of Systems & Technologies within our infrastructure platforms, both on premise and cloud
*Excellent communicator able to clearly understand, solve and educate the teams in all technical issues related to your specialisms, have a broad knowledge of infrastructure technologies & best practices and comfortable working as part of and promoting cross functional and cross site team structures
*Support the Project Support team manager in promoting technical excellence within the teams ensuring the highest level of technical quality, leading formal knowledge transfer of new solutions into these teams
*Work with the Infrastructure Architects to design and document end to end, secure, and scalable, performant Infrastructure solutions driving appropriate best of breed solutions, exploiting industry best practice and standards, cost-effectively
*Provide technical support to the project management team
*Work with 3rd party partners and resellers to provide and deliver technical solutions
*Technical support Lead and/or participate in the technical deployment and implementation of the infrastructure technologies to support current and future strategic programmes
*Lead technical evaluation of products within the infrastructure domain
*Previous experience in an infrastructure role, working within project delivery, preferably in similar sized organisation
*Experience in a web-enabled, 24*7 live e-commerce environment
*Advanced IIS & Apache skills to include web site & services implementations, customisation & troubleshooting
*Knowledge of cloud computing; ideally Azure or AWS cloud services, networking and security best practices
*Knowledge of virtualisation projects; such as Hyper-V & VMware
*Implementing appropriate cloud scaling strategies
*Continuous deployment, integration & automation tools for software and infrastructure
*Installation and maintenance of cloud-based components within Azure and/or AWS
*Build, secure & maintain Azure and/or AWS cloud platform infrastructures using and extending the latest Azure and/or AWS data components, API and application services.
*Worked in capacity of network engineer or competent knowledge of networking (WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, VLAN etc.).
*Designing and leading implementation of infrastructure solutions
*Experience of working on multi-tier, high volume, transactional system platforms and an understanding of the challenges and management
The salary for this position is up to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
If you are keen to find out more information on the role. Please apply for the role and I will contact you to discuss further.
Key Words; Project Delivery, Infrastructure, Senior Solutions, Lead, Cloud, Azure, IIS, Hyper-V, LAN, WAN, TC/IP, VLAN