Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 DOE
There has never been a more exciting time to become part of the iomart family, is it time for you to join us?
Currently in our 22nd year, the iomart Group continues to go from strength to strength. Within the last 12 months we have reached record numbers in both revenue and headcount, achieving annual revenue of £100 million for the first time since our conception and growing our team to over 400 employees. But we’re not finished yet. Over the next five years we have ambitious plans to double the size of our business, increasing our annual revenue to £200 million, and we need the best talent the industry has to offer to help us achieve this.
About the role::
iomart Group is currently looking for two Deployment Engineers to join our rapidly expanding team within our Glasgow Headquarters.
The Deployments team consists of nine Deployment Engineers who work on individual projects, building out infrastructure to customer requirements, leading customer data and/or application migration into the new infrastructure, as required, and ensuring that the new infrastructure is documented and handed over to support appropriately before the end of the project.
You will have excellent interpersonal skills as you will be working with other teams across the business to ensure a consistently high level of service is provided for our customers.
Learning-wise, the majority of learning will be on the job - iomart Group has numerous Subject Matter Experts within our midst and you will benefit from their expertise. Where required, formal training and help with certification is provided.
We have seen Deployment Engineers move into other areas of the business such as Technical Account Management, Business Development and Solutions Architecture so if you are looking for an opportunity to build and develop your career then this could be the perfect role for you.
Note that, although based in Glasgow or Manchester, there will be a small amount of travel required from time to time.
The ideal candidate for the role will have/be::
Basic Infrastructure hardware experience - understanding of what different datacentre infrastructure components are and what their functions are
Windows and Linux Server administration experience (at server and AD level)
Virtualisation Technology experience - VMWare etc.
Understanding of Network configuration – firewalls, firewalls etc. and basic Networking experience
Basic Storage configuration and Backups configuration experience– client, server etc.
Basic Infrastructure monitoring configuration experience
Experience with any of the following would be advantageous although not essential:
Linux Administration - HA Proxy and Brocade Virtual Traffic manager
Windows Administration - Active Directory and Group Policy
Virtualisation - VMWare VCP qualification
Backups - Asigra, Zerto, Avamar/Data Domain or Veeam
Networking - Cisco Firewall and/or Switches configuration experience or Cisco CCNA/CCNP qualification
Storage - EMC VNX and/or Dell Equalogic
Monitoring - Nagios implementation
Broad but not necessarily in depth experience is desired. Greater depth of experience will come thorugh the day to day delivery of deployment projects.
What we can offer you::
Exposure and access to cutting-edge technology as well as the opportunity to work alongside like-minded technical enthusiasts
Supported training and development to help you progress within your career
Flexible Benefits scheme allowing you to select the benefits that suit your needs
Holiday Trading Scheme – buy or sell part of your annual leave allowance
Travel Loans - unsecured interest free travel loans to assist employees
ShareSave/SAYE – buy shares in the company at a discounted rate
Day off on your Birthday
Long service benefits – additional annual leave and access to private healthcare