IT Operations Engineer

Job Title: IT Operations Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: £20000.00 - £26500.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH20828_1582902808
Contact Name: Alice Powell
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 28, 2020 15:13

Job Description

As a driving force in the development of enterprise and Internet technology who has rapidly grown into a global operation, delivering an unrivalled online experience to more than 45 million customers in 20 languages - my client is passionate about their brand, product, customers and employees, and want to meet highly motivated individuals who will share their vision and passion.

As an IT Operations Engineer you will provide proactive monitoring of key infrastructure, supporting the live production enivorment of the website.

You will be constantly monitoring the perfromance and capacity of the IT infrastructure, including response, investigation, escalation and resolution of incidents and changes affecting the business.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos.

You will need:

  • Excellent analytical and troubleshotting skills
  • Working knowledge of computer networking and Cisco technologies
  • Experience working with Windows Server and Linux
  • Exposure to code and scripting languages, including but not limited to technologies such as; Powershell, Python, Java, Javascript, C#, C++, SQL

Day to day activities will include:

  • Ensuring production systems are functioning correctly via the completion of the IT Operations daily checklist.
  • Ensuring service-affecting incidents are responded to, appropriately logged, investigated and resolved, escalating where necessary.
  • Coordinating planned maintenance work and checking for scheduling clashes for all high-risk changes.
  • Disabling, enabling, retracting and re advertising services to facilitate planned maintenance.