IT Infrastructure Specialist

£45,000 | Leeds | Permanent

Posted 27 days ago


IT Infrastructure Specialist


£35,000 - £45,000


InterQuest are looking for an IT Insfrastructure Specialist to join an exciting fast paced global construction and development organisation who have grown 20% year on year and are conitinuing to invest in their IT function. You will be working with the infrastructure team supporting, improving and optimising the network infrastrucutre and security environments globally. This will also include planning hardware and software upgrades and getting involved in project work.


* Free onsite parking
* Gym contribution
* Reduced cinema entry
* Summer BBQ
* Regular staff events

Essential Skills:

* Excellent understanding of Microsoft Technologies, Windows Servers (2008, 2012 & 2016) Active Directory and Group Policies.
* Extensive knowledge of IP, WAN, LAN & Wifi Networking.
* Comprehensive Experience with VMWare, vCentre, & ESXi.
* Good understanding of Storage, SAN, NAS & Backup Technologies.
* Awareness of Infrastructure best practice
* All round IT infrastructure specialist with at least 3 years hands-on experience

Responsibilities will include:

* To support and monitor existing infrastructure, perform preventative maintenance work, backup and perform other regular support activities to ensure effectiveness and to provide cover on such tasks when required.
* To plan, manage and implement infrastructure projects to meet Turner & Townsend's goals.
* To respond to 2nd / 3rd line Help Desk calls and manage such items through to resolution or escalate them to another member of the team or the Infrastructure Manager.
* Work to ensure the security of data and IT systems. Educating staff on good working practices.
* Work with leaders and stakeholders within the business to ensure that the integration of newly acquired businesses such as mergers / acquisitions meet their expectations.
* To liaise with external suppliers and support agencies for the ongoing support and maintenance of relevant hardware, networks and software.

If you are intersted in applying for the role or hearing more about it - call 01423878687 or email

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.