£40k per year
almost 3 years ago
A leading health charity headquartered in central London is seeking an experienced Infrastructure Architect for an exciting new role. The successful applicant will play a key role in managing the organisation’s current and future IT business needs. Key projects will include Encryption, Video Conferencing, Cloud hosting, Office 365 implementation, telephony improvements – whilst increasingly moving towards an agile environment.
The role will involve:
-To install, manage and upgrade file servers running Windows and VM operating systems.
-To develop, manage and support the transition from Exchange email system to Office 365.
-To effectively deliver a reliable backup and restore process, regularly monitor and test backups to ensure these are functioning correctly.
-To be responsible for system maintenance such as the updating of software patches to desktop and server systems.
-To lead day to day development and testing of DR and Business Continuity plans.
-To undertake basic maintenance of Microsoft SQL databases.
-To visit the National/Regional Centres as required and provide support and maintenance for the local IT hardware and software.
-To represent the IT team at various forums internally and externally.
-Deputise for the Head of IT, and work alongside Head of IT on IT strategy
-Ad-hoc IT support
-Substantial experience in the design, implementation, supervision and running of a complex corporate voice and data infrastructure.
-Demonstrable experience in the planning and delivering business change on technical projects with positive and measurable impact.
-Experience in implementing and supporting high availability it systems that support employees in an agile setting.
-Significant experience of windows 7 desktop and server operating systems using 2008/12 including key features such as hyperv and AD, together with experience of deployment, administration and maintenance, via the use of tools such as group policy and sysprep.
-Significant experience of the planning, deployment and administration of MS exchange and office 365 email systems.
-Significant experience of using windows remote desktop services or citrix to rollout applications to user desktops.
-Significant experience of using and supporting Microsoft office 2010/13 including outlook, word, excel as well as access or vbs programming.
-Substantial experience of undertaking it infrastructure projects independently and seeing them through from inception to completion on time and to budget.
-Thorough understanding of both local and cloud infrastructure
-Ideally Degree qualified or equivalent
-A passion for the charity sector is desirable
Please send your CV for immediate consideration.