Our client is a highly regarded law firm with offices in the City and Europe. The firm is now looking for an Infrastructure Engineer to join its highly professional ICT team. This is a newly created opportunity and will be responsible for IT, VMWare Virtualisation, Storage, Cisco networks, servers core back office applications, audio/visual, video conferencing and telecommunications systems and will work on network, server, Storage and Application support, installation and administration. The postholder will also be expected to take part in the department rota to provide 3rd line support to the service desk and application teams when needed, as well as providing out of hours support for projects, maintenance upgrades and emergencies as required.

Duties and responsibilities include :

VMWare support, installation, management and maintenance.
Netapp San Support, management and maintenance.
To manage, configure, administer and support Cisco Call manager phone system and Cisco
networks including switches, firewalls and routers
To manage, configure, administer and support Cisco wide area networks and Lans
3rd line support Application support
Active Directory and group policies and TCPIP networking
To manage, configure, administer and support VPN and remote working technologies
including Citrix
To manage server builds, upgrades installation, maintenance, administration and repair
To manage, configure, administer, install and support Microsoft Exchange 2010, SQL 2008
Windows server 2008 R2
To manage network infrastructure installation upgrades maintenance, enhancement and
Monitoring and fine-tuning of network application and server performance through the use of
industry standard tools.
To co-ordinate with user support analysts on 1st, 2nd, 3rd line and project work
Audio Visual Equipment Service and repair

Skills set:
The ideal candidate will have expeirence of the following :
Key skills:
At least three years VM Ware Support installation and management
Storage area networks including Netapp
Cisco Call manager phone system and Cisco networks including switches firewalls androuters
WAN and LANs
Active Directory and group policies

Experience of the following will be advantageous:

TCPIP networking web, mail, content sweeping and firewall
VPN and remote working technologies including Citrix
Good all round knowledge of PC/server and peripheral hardware
Microsoft Exchange installation repair and maintenance
Good all round knowledge of Microsoft operating systems and Back office products
Technical background with proven experience of MS SQL server Exchange Sever 2010
windows server 2008 R2
HP Server, Cisco Network equipment, Netapp storage, Fibre channel switching
Experience with switches, routers and cat 6 cabling installations also required
Cisco scripting
Networks including WANs, LANS, copper and fibre
Experience of Network/server administration

You will need:

Proven Network Engineer experience
Methodical and organised with experience of handling demanding workloads and arranging
own priorities
Proven experience of working to deadlines and under pressure at times
Customer and delivery focused
Flexible, as role requires working out of normal office hours, usually with notice
Team player, willing to help and get involved in all areas of IT, including tasks outside of
their own role

This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly regarded law firm and will offer the post holder an excellent opportunity to utilise existing and develop further skills in a busy, expanding international law firm.

For more details or to submit a CV email nlawrence@cogencesearch.com