Infrastructure Team Lead – Server/Storage/Network – Blackpool

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IT Infrastructure Team Lead – Server/Storage/Network – Blackpool


IT Infrastructure Team Leader required for a role within the Education sector based in Blackpool. You will be responsible for a team of 5 experienced technicians spanning network, server, storage and system support. Along with BAU, you will be involved in numerous projects with upcoming projects including SAN, Server room and Network refreshes and an Internet Connectivity upgrade. This role is hands on and requires a high level of technical ability.

Key Responsibilities

  • Day to day management and technical leadership of the IT Infrastructure team
  • Taking the technical lead role in the development and implementation of improvements to the IT infrastructure
  • Ensure the availability and performance of the IT infrastructure, ensuring that KPI’s are met or surpassed
  • Actively manage the performance of the team, ensuring that timely feedback is provided, and development opportunities are recognised
  • Ensure that changes to any IT infrastructure services are conducted in a controlled manner, ensuring minimal disruption
  • Actively contribute to the development and implementation of the IT strategy

Key Skills

  • Experience of leading an IT Service Delivery team
  • Good experience of incident management
  • Excellent knowledge of supporting and configuring:
    • LAN with multiple physical sites
    • VOIP telephone system with SIP connectivity
    • VMWare Vsphere
    • Microsoft and Linux servers
    • Enterprise data storage systems
    • SAN storage
  • Good knowledge of Active Directory Group Policy Management
  • Clear written and verbal communication.


Our client is offering up to £34,458 per annum plus an excellent benefits package

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