Platform and Infrastructure Engineer

Job title: Platform and Infrastructure Engineer
Location: ASK4, Devonshire Green House, 14 Fitzwilliam Street, Sheffield S1 4JL
Reporting to: Platform and Infrastructure Architect
Salary range: £26-36K dependant on experience
Application closing date: 11 February 2019

PURPOSE

To work as part of Technology department, responsible for development and maintenance of ASK4’s in-life systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for maintaining ASK4's supported technology stack and servers as part of a team of technical staff

  • Technical implementation of systems on a project basis

  • Responsible for system security

  • Responsible for improving tools, workflows and systems to enable more efficient processes

  • Responsible for ensuring systems are documented such that they can be operated and eventually administered by other technical staff, including appropriate policies and procedures

  • On-going ad-hoc training and mentoring of technical staff

  • Escalation point for technical problems with systems

  • Adherence to Ask4's policies and procedures, including, but not limited to all the relevant Information Security policies and procedures

  • Be a positive role model to your colleagues

GUIDANCE AND AUTHORITY

Seeks and takes advice from technical specialists / Manager, as appropriate.

PRINCIPLE ACCOUNTABILITIES / KEY RESULTS AREAS

  • Customers first

  • Projects delivered on time, to specification and within budget

  • Systems availability managed within SLA

SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES

Essential

  • Good working knowledge ASK4 Products.

  • Exceptional understanding of Ansible

  • Exceptional understanding of *nix environments - CentOS specifically

  • Good scripting ability

  • Understanding and experience of oVirt

  • Understanding and experience of Prometheus

  • Understanding and experience of networking (TCP/IP) practices and associated technologies

  • Understanding and experience of storage technologies

  • Strong problem solving abilities

  • Systems design experience and knowledge

  • Experience and knowledge of virtualisation technologies

  • Experience with automation and automation software

  • Experience of working with Cloud environments

  • Experience in Monitoring and Automation

Preferred

  • Experience within a customer service environment

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS

  • Projects delivered on time - 90%

  • Projects delivered on specification - 99%

  • Projects delivered within budget - 95%

APPLICATIONS

Applications by way of CV with covering email to careers@ask4.com stating which role you are applying for.  Applications to be submitted by 11 February 2019.

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