Technology Lead

A fast growing media company is seeking an Infrastructure Manager/Technology Lead to manage the Technology/Infrastructure team. This team will develop a deep understanding of the company’s infrastructure and become  their experts in integrating systems. You’ll mostly be focused on spearheading project work, but you’ll also play a key role in managing the service delivery by overseeing the technical escalation points for the IT Support team where required.

 

This role is hybrid (mix of London office and Home-working) and is paying circa £55,000 plus good benefits.

 

My client is an inclusive employer and particularly welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups, including supporting with any requirements or needs in the application process.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Managing the Technology/Infrastructure Team
  • Ensuring all aspects of IT/technology are functioning effectively, including user devices, business systems and network connections to meet business and user needs.
  • To delegate primary escalation points to resolve technical questions and issues.
  • Engaging with key personnel to establish the business’ technology needs.
  • Install, configure and maintain hardware and systems ensuring appropriate security and performance.
  • To be the subject matter expert in all aspects of implemented systems; with in-depth knowledge of how they are configured, deployed and run.
  • Involved in the complete technology lifecycle from conceptualisation to delivery including transition to Operations and Service Delivery.
  • Evaluate and implement appropriate software or hardware solutions and ensure integration with existing systems.
  • Create and maintain effective technical and operational documentation; making available to relevant personnel.
  • Ensure all work carried out complies with company group policy and Tech Ops standard procedures / best practice.

 

Skills/Experience Required:

  • Line Management or Team Leadership/Supervisory experience required
  • Excellent technical knowledge is required; a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent hands on experience in a range of roles.
  • Ability to oversee the configuring of virtual environments, functional networks, servers, software.
  • Good understanding of Security (AV, Firewalls), DHCP & DNS, Storage Systems, IP Telephony.
  • Overseeing of network engineering, network operations, and network performance analysis skills including LANs, WANs & Wireless, TCP/IP Networking principles.
  • Proficiency with Identity and Access Management systems inc. SSO integrations (Okta preferred).
  • In depth knowledge of Google Workspace admin.

 

 

 

Salary:
£55,000
Type:
Permanent
Location:
London - Central
Sector:
IT Management
Ref:
20488
Contact Name:
Will Cusack