Pulsant is the leading UK infrastructure managed services business for mid-market clients. Pulsant help organisations navigate their IT journey with robust, secure, reliable and connected Data Centre and Cloud Infrastructure services. Over 360 colleagues provide solutions for over 1500 clients across the UK. Pulsant owns 12 UK data centres and has three corporate office locations in Edinburgh, Newcastle and Maidenhead. This role will ideally be based in Edinburgh or Newcastle.
An opportunity has arisen to take a key team lead role within the Platform Infrastructure team reporting to the Cloud, Storage & Platform Infrastructure Manager.
The Platform Infrastructure Team Lead will provide guidance and leadership to a team of Platform infrastructure engineers geographically dispersed throughout the UK and encompasses creating and maintaining a high-performance team environment.
The Platform Infrastructure Team Lead will ensure Platform Infrastructure which underlies our Products and Services to clients is highly available and resilient. The role also drives Platform Infrastructure lifecycle and capacity management plans, scoping and executing continuous service improvement and project initiatives.
Working closely with the Cloud, Storage & Platform Infrastructure Manager, to drive initiatives to team members as well as coach and motivate the team towards both team and business goals.
Skills and Experience
Ideally your skills and background should include some or all of the following:
- Experience of team leader role or similar
- Experience of driving a portfolio of platforms
- Security standards and operational management
- Management disciplines such as performance management, capacity planning, operational management
- Networking/storage protocols
- DNS inc open source BIND/PowerDNS
- Infrastructure monitoring solutions, vulnerability management, Security Suites
- Type 1, type 2 hypervisors.
- Backup technologies and vendors e.g. Veeam / Asigra
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In addition to a great salary and the opportunity to work in a fantastic team focused work environment, we offer:
- Market leading training
- Hybrid working
- Private Healthcare
- Company Pension
- Cycle to work scheme
- Pulsant Rewards
- Free breakfast & snacks