Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Job Category:
Software Developer/Engineer
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Central Dublin
Salary Description:
Competitive salary offered
Job Ref:

2 Year Contract

€400 - €420 per day

Projects & BAU

A leading government agency is seeking an experienced Infrastructure Engineer for an initial 2 year engagement. Based in their city centre D2 offices (when things return to normal), you will be a key player in their IT team looking after their internal infrastructure made up of Windows, VMware, IBM and more.

Responsibilities include:

Manage all aspects of hardware and virtual infrastructure and third party support including, VMware vSphere, IBM Storwize SAN, HPE and Lenovo Servers and Brocade Switches

Responsible for success of Backup, Replication and Recovery using Veeam and VMware SRM

Monitor and plan for capacity and performance

Ensure enterprise hardware, software and related services are patched and hardened

Implement best practice service methodologies including Disaster Recovery, Capacity Planning, Incident Management, Change Management and Infrastructure Monitoring.

Responsible for Disaster Recovery processes and procedures, including backups, testing and site recovery management

Constantly improve all Data Centre related processes and procedures

Maintain all windows server environments

Administration and maintenance of a number of SQL databases

Provide L2/L3 escalation point for company systems and infrastructure support for ICT Helpdesk

Ensure enterprise hardware, company applications, software and related services are patched, secure and hardened ie align to ISO 27001 standard

Define, implement and maintain standards to control and monitor user access is keep secure to include all system, databases and applications.

Act as key SLA contact with external suppliers and monitor supplier performance and escalate as necessary

Essential Experience Required:

10+ years of experience working in Enterprise infrastructure (HPE, Lenovo, IBM server, IBM V7000, V5000 SAN , SAN switches)

VMWare, SRM and associated services

Backup technologies (Veeam) and associated services

Experience setting up new Data centre build for production and DR, including all components of enterprise infrastructure

Experience running and overseeing a disaster recovery test of a major data centre

Continuous upgrade support of VMWare Environment

Monitoring, support and capacity planning/growth in relation to the services above

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