Platform Infrastructure Manager

Permanent Nr Newquay

The role will provide management, technical guidance and support to our internal IT teams, academic, research staff and offshore shared infrastructure service provision for compute, storage and backup.

The infrastructure is based around HPE technologies (3Par, Storeonce, Blade enclosures, DL servers) and supported via a managed services contract directly with HPE. The backup infrastructure utilises Veeam as the main software component.

The manager will be responsible for a team of engineers within Infrastructure team, based in both London and Cornwall, and oversee their development, training and career progression.

Main responsibilities include but not limited to:

1. Set Technology standards for key technology areas (Server, Storage and Backup infrastructure) and deliver those solutions and products to the university's IT users
2. Manage capacity and currency of the university's infrastructure
3. Reduce the overall spend on the university's IT environment
4. Increase overall SLA performance

Travel will be required, (predominately between the Quintrell Downs office, College campuses in London and data centres based in Slough and Leeds). 

We are a fast growing company supporting the services of King’s College London, but in the heart of Cornwall.

We have active committees for Sustainability, Healthy Workplace and a social committee!

We offer 25 days holiday per annum pro rata, 10% discretionary bonus, contributory pension scheme, modern, comfortable offices a mere 10 minutes from the beach – plus much more!

Applications should be submitted to with your CV and covering letter with details of your salary expectations.

Due to the number of applications expected if you haven't heard from us within one month please assume you have been unsuccessful for the position, but we thank you for your interest in the business.



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