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Senior Infrastructure Engineer - Southampton - up to £55,000

  • Location:

    Southampton, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Infrastructure Support

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Howarth

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Senior Infrastructure Engineer is required to join an international, highly progressive company from their offices in Southampton.

The role of a Senior Infrastructure Engineer will involve working in both a Windows and Linux environment within a large enterprise environment from initial build and configuration through to implementation and BAU support whilst still being a major escalation point.

Requirements and Duties

  • Linux administration skills (ideally RHCSA or RHCE)
  • Windows administration skills (ideally MCSA or MCSE)
  • Strong VMware skills (ideally VCP)
  • Solid scripting experience (ideally Bash, Powershell, PHP, Pearl)
  • Focus on security
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Critical thinking. Be able to break down large environments and issues into the most important items and collaborate on a plan to resolve issues.
  • Must be a strong team player and comfortable in interfacing with other areas of the business with the aim of delivery of the team's objectives.

Skills required

  • Strong professional qualifications with emphasis on Linux, VMware and MS
  • Expertise in Exchange, AD and GPO administration.
  • Experience with internet Protocols and conceptual knowledge of Networking
  • Experience of working in a team environment, ideally across continents.


  • You can demonstrate any experience or talk about the configuration of a variety of Operating Systems in detail.
  • You can demonstrate knowledge and experience of using configuration management tools or techniques such as Salt.
  • You have had any exposure or experience with any virtualization technologies.
  • You have any scripting knowledge or experience.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that truly values its staff, has an excellent work environment, fantastic benefits and further opportunities for career growth.