Infrastructure Manager

  • by Profectus Recruitment
  • Location Reading, Berkshire, UK
  • Salary £45,000 - £65,000 / year
  • 219 days ago
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Job Description:

Profectus Recruitment is recruiting for an Infrastructure Manager to join a very fast growing Software organisation based in Reading on a permanent basis. If you are interested in working for a market leader and have previous management experience then this could be the role for you.

The client is looking for applicants who are experienced working within a fast paced environment. They are hoping the successful applicant will come on board and really take control of this role, offering great direction and guidance. You will be managing a small team of engineers so having previous team management experience is essential for the requirement.

Role Responsibilities;

  • Team management of infrastructure engineers, including daily task setting, appraisals and target setting
  • Take ownership of the company’s infrastructure, including development support and production, with the capacity due to grow over the next few months
  • Ensure delivery of infrastructure projects through design, build, delivery and management
  • Clustering, design, build and management
  • Ensure High Availability of systems 24 hours a day
  • Implement and improve Disaster Recovery (DR) process and communicate this with Senior management and staff
  • Team development to ensure they provide an outstanding service to their clients both internal and external
  • Network architecture, including switch and router configuration, firewalls and secure VPN connections

 Skills Required;


  • Management of company’s infrastructure
  • Rolling out Kanban
  • Ability to strategically support I.T. Director and the Business
  • Previous experience of working in in a lead Infrastructure role
  • Experience working and managing in an Agile environment
  • Team management including direct line management
  • Systems administration (Linux) (RedHat/CentOS)
  • Experience in working in a High Availability environment
  • Networking (Cisco Switches and Routers, Firewalls, VPN, Security)
  • Experience scaling up an infrastructure
  • Orchestration technologies such as Mesos or Kubernetes


This role is being offered with a competitive salary and a great benefits package. If you feel you could be suitable please apply for immediate consideration!


  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info bonus, healthcare, pension
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector IT & Internet
  • Years Experience 5+ years
  • Career Level Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)
  • Educational level 'A' level/Higher or equivalent