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Platform Services Manager- (Windows/Cloud)


  • £50000 - £60000 per annum
  • Bournemouth
  • Posted: 24/01/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 439100909

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Platform Services Manager- (Windows/Cloud)

Platform Services Manager- Windows| £50k - £60k+ bonus/bens | Bournemouth, UK

One of the UK's leading brands in financial services are seeking an experienced IT Platform Services Manager to join their growing IT infrastructure team based in Bournemouth. The company in question are one of the UK's most recognisable brands in UK FS and are currently growing at a rapid rate due to business and customer growth. The company are a highly agile and fast paced organisation with a vibrant and ‘new school' mentality and are recognised as a great place to work locally in Bournemouth.

The role of Platform Services Manager will be primarily responsible for management of 1st and 2nd line Support for Data Centres and Cloud across all locations. The role involves management of Support of VMware as well as incident troubleshooting activities. You will act as a technical expert for all things related to Windows infrastructure and be familiar with supporting, upgrading, deploying and managing a range of Windows focused infrastructure.

To be considered for the role of IT Platform Services Manager you will have:

- 3+ years experience managing 1st and 2nd line support across Data Centres and Cloud
- Experience of managing the Support of VMware
- Experience working with UNIX/LINUX 
- Experience of building and implementing Windows Services
- Experience with Service Reporting and Platform Services
-Experience working with AWS and Azure Services
- Experience working with 3rd party tech suppliers would be a plus
-Strong planning and organisational skills
- Strong communication skills

Personally you will be a driven candidate with strong attention to detail and problem solving. You will be used to working in multi-location teams and have experience of dealing with stakeholders from different backgrounds ie: IT and business.

This is a key role working for a large FS organisation in a period of significant growth and change. For a full role and company overview please send your CV immediately. This is an urgent role and interviews will happen ASAP.

If you are interested please apply ASAP. The People Network is an employment agency and will respond to all applicants within three - five working days. If you do not hear within these timescales please feel free to get in touch.