Location - Bristol
I am working with a fantastic company who are going through rapid growth and looking for a Technical Specialist to join the team. The role requires broad yet detailed technical knowledge to cover all facets of IT Infrastructure, Networking, Comms, Security, third party IT engagement, public and private cloud to AD, Single Sign On and DevOps to lead the company through the next stage of its growth.
I am looking for someone who wants to influence and shape the operational delivery of IT services by ensuring the technical decisions, strategy and vision are aligned with the company's goals.
- A good, broad knowledge of IT infrastructure with an excellent understanding of how infrastructure services relate to other areas of IT and a working knowledge of how they impact on other business functions
- Experience of delivering IT infrastructure services, to policy and procedural standards, for an organisation heavily dependent on IT, ideally with field-based teams
- Have an excellent understanding of the fundamental elements of hosting and consuming cloud technologies, including: design, planning, security and compliance, integration, provisioning, cloud storage, virtualisation
- Experience in managing security, compliance, AD, exchange, networks etc..
- Bachelor's Computer Science, Information Management Systems, or related field/related experience would be preferable
- Relevant technical certifications (e.g Microsoft, AWS, Cisco)
- Experience working with outsourced IT partners
- Proven ability to review and refine processes with a view to effective, streamlined, quality delivery
- Display enthusiasm and self-motivation to overcome obstacles and demonstrate a positive approach in the face of difficulty
- Being able to work with suppliers to resolve technical / IT issues
- Experience of collaboration working and driving continuous improvement.
- Sophisticated influencing, negotiation, commercial, business relationship management skills
- Experience in working with field-based teams and technology
- Capable of challenging and influencing Senior Managers & Directors
****Please send me your CV and I will call you in the strictest confidence to discuss the role and client.
Technical Specialist / Infrastructure / DevOps / IT / Software / Cisco / AWS / Technology / Cloud / Strategy / Bristol / Permanent