Technical Services Manager

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Technical Services Manager
Ref: 6271
  • Location
    West Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £55000 - £60000 per annum
  • Type
    permanent
Job Description
  • I am currently recruiting for a Technical Services Manager to work for a well known brand based in West Yorkshire.

    This exciting role will see you manage a small team of infrastructure analysts whilst maintaining a hands-on approach. The organisation has a number of large scale projects that you will get the opportunity to be a key part of including new platform builds and re-platforming existing systems. The role offers really strong career development potential.

    Location: Wakefield / Remote - 1-2 days in the office per week

    Salary: Up to £60,000 bonus package

    Key Responsibilities

    • Provide visible leadership and manage workload of the IT Operations Team, to drive performance to deliver a high standard of service to business users
    • Act as the key technical escalation point for infrastructure related incident and problem investigation, working with other IT Teams as required, to resolve issues within SLA's
    • Ensure effective monitoring of systems, to provide sufficient capacity and ensure high availability of key services
    • Ensure patching schedules are in place and maintained to key systems up to date and secure
    • Ensure backup, AV and Firewall technologies run efficiently and are fit for purpose
    • Lead the implementation of infrastructure changes, ensuring industry standard processes and procedures are followed


    To be suitable for this role you will have:

    • Experience in an IT leadership position, managing small teams of technical professionals. Undertaking team leadership activities including 1:1;s, team meetings, performance reviews and personal development plans.
    • Hands on technical approach with a broad experience in the following areas:
      • Microsoft client and server administration experience.
      • Proven experience with virtualisation technologies.
      • Virtualisation - VMware vSphere products.
      • Shared storage management
    • Experience working in a fast-paced environment


    If this role would be of interest, then please apply to this advert and I will be in contact to give you more detail.

    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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Kevin Harper
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