Head of Networks

Premier IT
City Of London
£50k - £60k pa
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Networks with ideally a retail or e-commerce background to join one of the most successful e-commerce businesses in the UK. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing the full end to end network and server infrastructure and would ideally coming from either an IT management or infrastructure management position.

The Head of Networks will be responsible for:

- Working with the IT director to define and agree network infrastructure developments
- Add resilience in the network and develop multiple security checks
- Managing a IT network team
- Ensure all IT equipment and applications are regularly tested and documented
- Managing virtualized hosting and in house cloud services
- Managing and optimizing Windows and Linux web server environments hosted on external cloud services
- Developing and maintaining robust storage and secure file sharing system for the business
- Developing and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures for virtual environment
- Implementing well defined SLAs for network and infrastructure support
- Providing regularly reporting

The ideal Head of Networks would be:

- Highly skilled with 5+ years of experience of set up and management of IT infrastructure ideally with a background in e-commerce or retail
- 5+ years of experience of working with Vmware, Hyper V environments, relevant certifications and trainings are highly desired
- Experience in implementing SAN
- Understanding of Azure/Amazon cloud environments
- A big plus would be previous experience of database administration
- Experience managing a team as well as training and mentoring a team
- Technical (hands on) experience maintaining security firewalls and gateways on public and private networks
- Proven experience of managing Windows and Linux storage and web servers hosted in a cloud based environment
- Experience of working with ticket queue management, statistical and team performance reporting
- Excellent knowledge on User access policy, Security, Active Directory and Exchange Server

Skills: Networks, Infrastructure, Azure, SAN, Linux, Active Directory, Firewalls, Exchange, Vmware, Hyper V, Amazon, Cloud, IT Manager, Head of Networks, Infrastructure Manager




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