Windows Server Infrastructure Engineer - Leeds

  • Category
    IT and Telecoms - Other IT & Telecoms
  • Location
    Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Infrastructure Engineer - Windows server - Leeds
Due to large scale growth my client a leading name within the retail sector are currently recruiting a Infrastructure Engineer.

The role of a Global Technical Infrastructure Engineer is to design, install, administer, and optimise Microsoft Windows servers and related components to achieve and maintain high performance of business applications. This includes ensuring the high availability of client/server applications, configuring new implementations, and developing processes and procedures for ongoing management of the server environment. Scope of responsibilities include server hardware, Office 365, Exchange Online.


* Daily system health checks and monitoring of system performance, including capacity and backup verification of critical systems and data
* Windows Server Management (OS deployments, Patch Management, Anti-Virus deployment, Application Management, Group policies, Microsoft Intune)
* Planning, coordinating and executing maintenance activities
* Plan, design, implement, and continuously improve backup and recovery tests and procedures.
* Virtualisation management and deployment Hyper-V, VMware (Citrix awareness beneficial but not essential)

The ideal candidate will have experience working within the professional retail services sector. The candidate will have spent several years in supporting Microsoft Windows server Environment (2016/2019) Virtualisation Hyper V, Dell Server Hardware, Desktop, Office 365 and Cloud technologies such as Windows Azure and Exchange online. As well as all the expected qualities of an experienced Global Infrastructure Technician the following skills are required for the role.

* Detailed Knowledge of Active Directory (DHCP, DNS, PowerShell, Security)
* Microsoft Certified in Windows Server (min) other products beneficial or several years Active Directory and Windows Server & exchange administration and design.
* Extensive Windows server deployment, implementation, configuration, troubleshooting and optimisation experience
* Extensive knowledge of Office 365 suite
* Several years' extensive experience with MS Exchange online working in a hybrid configuration, administration and design.
* Extensive experience in on premise MS Exchange systems.
* Experience with Cloud Technologies such as Windows Azure Spring acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Spring Group UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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