Infrastructure Team Leader, Virtualisation, Storage, Server

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  • Sector:

    Information Technology, DevOps

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  • Salary:

    £45k - 50k per year + Car Allowance + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Tom Elliott

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 804 9350

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Infrastructure Team Leader, Systems Delivery – Storage, Backup, Virtualisation, Server

£50,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits

The Company

My client is a leading provider of online digital ecommerce and entertainment on a global scale.Based in Stoke-on-Trent, they offer excellent exposure to cutting edge technology within a first-class office environment.

The Role

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Being responsible for team resource management, ensuring that key responsibilities, staffing levels and on call schedules are maintained while implementing continual improvement.
  • Ensuring effective leadership skills through delegation to balance workloads and provide staff development and motivation opportunities.
  • Assisting with the interview process, motivation, performance management, conducting regular 1-2-1’s, objectives alignment, skills development and disciplinary procedure.
  • Providing mentoring and coaching to engineers within the team.
  • Ensuring all staff are appropriately trained and skilled through a skills matrix.
  • Ensuring teams have enough resource capacity to deal with the business demands.
  • Measuring, managing and maintaining momentum of delivery activity.

Essential Skills

  • Demonstrable background in planning, coordinating, scheduling and execution of managed technical works.
  • A technically strong understanding of modern datacentre technologies and infrastructure systems.
  • Can add value and alternative views to problem solving bringing disparate groups together.
  • Self-motivated technology professional with the drive to succeed and desire to progress to a management path.
  • Ability to manage in a pressured environment and pressured situations.
  • Ability to multi task and manage multiple streams of activity, shifting focus regularly.


  • 5 weeks per annum plus public holidays
  • Private pension contribution
  • Gym membership

Systems Delivery – Storage, Backup, Virtualisation, Server, Planning, Resource Management