Infrastructure Manager

Infrastructure & Architecture Manager Job Advert


Based at:            Stockton-On-Tees, Head Office (Hybrid working with flexibility to be expected)

Hours:                  35 hours per week

Reporting to:     Head of Technology

Salary Range:    £50K – £60K depending on experience 

An exciting new opportunity has opened for a talented individual who is seeking a new challenge. As the leader of a team of system engineers, you will play a pivotal role in delivering operational support to our internal departments. Additionally, you will collaborate closely with Vianet’s US infrastructure team to effectively implement and oversee the management of secure and highly scalable cloud solutions utilizing Microsoft Azure. This dynamic role encompasses strategic design, hands-on implementation, and the ongoing maintenance of our organisation’s infrastructure requirements.

There are some essential experience and leadership skills you will need to have:

  • Proven experience in managing internal helpdesk and cloud environments.
  • Prior experience creating SLA reports for both management and external customers.
  • 5+ years of operational and managerial experience in IT client/end-user support and in IT Infrastructure.
  • 10+ years of experience working with both Linux and Windows environments.
  • 2+ years of experience working in multi-region Azure environments.
  • Experience working with Jira and/or other project tracking software.
  • Experience implementing and managing AKS clusters.
  • Experience managing both MSSQL and MySQL databases.
  • Excellent Verbal and Written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to define, implement and enforce processes to ensure business continuity.
  • Excellent client facing/stakeholder management experience.
  • Knowledge of standard design methodologies such as TOGAF.
  • Experience Managing budgets.


If you are interested in applying for this role, please forward your CV to  Alternatively, if you would like to have an informal chat about the role, please contact our Talent Acquisition Advisor on 01642 358800.




Our Benefits

Stakeholder pensionStakeholder pension
33 days holidays33 days holidays
Health & well-being initiativeHealth & well-being initiative
Bi–annual company eventsBi–annual company events
Sick paySick pay
Free car parkingFree car parking
Eye care schemeEye care scheme
Cycle to work schemeCycle to work scheme
Gym and Leisure DiscountsGym and Leisure Discounts
Phone discountPhone discount
Death in serviceDeath in service
Hospitality football ticketsHospitality football tickets

James DicksonIt takes great people to develop and support great products that customers really value.

Engaging, growing, retaining, and unleashing the potential of people is critical to most successful businesses – and Vianet are no different.

Vianet are committed to an environment where people are encouraged to instinctively do the right thing, have the courage to take ownership of issues, to care and to have fun. Caring about people and helping them succeed will help ensure Vianet’s own success.”

James Dickson – Chairman / Interim CEO

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