Infrastructure and IT Lead

Salary: €70,000 - €80,000 DOE Location: Cork Ireland Experience: Minimum of 6-years experience in a System Admin or similar role Job no: ZB016Job Status: Full Time Permanent

Infrastructure and IT Lead

€70,000 – €80,000 

Large Enterprise Client, Complex Environment.

Our client boasts an international team of specialist dedicated to global markets through the use of cutting edge, scalable technologies. They are looking for a talented engineer to lead their Infrastructure and IT. You will manage a team as well as having the responsibility of designing, implementing and maintaining the software application infrastructure and office IT.

What you will be doing: 

  • Plan, design and execute the deployment of highly available IT infrastructure and associated support services, including networks, servers, storage, security, systems and applications
  • Key responsibility for the security, scalability, performance and redundancy of the software infrastructure.
  • Proactively perform operational management of the data-centres and environments
  • Create an ongoing, product-led, infrastructure roadmap for the company
  • Oversee and prioritise associated day-to-day operational activities, tactical projects and strategic initiatives
  • Develop and implement policies, procedures and standards across all aspects of the infrastructure and internal IT systems
  • Coordinate the analysis and troubleshooting of performance and availability of all systems and networks
  • Provide information and advice to the key stakeholders on network infrastructure risks and issues as appropriate
  • Ensure that the network and systems adheres to relevant standards including those set out by law, and other regulatory and statutory bodies
  • Provide leadership for delivery of 24/7 service operations and SLA compliance
  • Continually improve the performance of IT operations
  • Participate in IT strategic planning, project planning and budget planning efforts
  • Establish and maintain strong, strategic partnerships with vendors and service suppliers

What you will need: 

  • Minimum of 6-years experience in a System Admin or similiar role
  • Experience leading teams
  • Experience in managing infrastructure for low latency high volume systems an advantage
  • Knowledge of Micro-service Architectures an advantage
  • Understanding of various database technologies
  • Highly organised, self-motivated and pro-active
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Relevant third level qualification(s)
  • Eligibility to live and work in Ireland

Stack: 

CentOS, HAProxy, Windows, KVM, PFSense, Jenkins, Foreman, Puppet, Docker, Kubernetes

For more information, call Zack on 064 66 22 007 or email me on zack@redchair.ie  

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