Lead Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in Manchester – England at MRJ Recruitment

Title: Lead Infrastructure Engineer

Company: MRJ Recruitment

Location: Manchester – England

Type: Full Time

Category: IT/Tech, Software Development

A brilliant new opportunity currently exists for a Lead Infrastructure Engineer / Architect in Manchester.

Our client is a highly successful financial services group that has grown organically and via acquisition over the last few years making them in the top 5 financial houses in the UK in their field.

We are looking for a Lead Infrastructure Engineer / Architect for a new product area for the group.

Following the recent appointment of a highly experienced and inspirational CTO, the plans are vast, the team being built is brilliant and the ways of working are highly engaging / collaborative and fun.

Combining 4 companies into 1, new customer offerings and a new tech platform to support and grow this business, it’s going to be a really exciting greenfield journey.

What’s the role?

Joining a small but highly skilled product engineering team, led by an inspirational CTO, you will be responsible for designing, developing and building highly scalable and flexible infrastructure solutions.

Cloud first. Infrastructure upgrades. Microservices. Elasticsearch. Integrations. Modern network.

You’ll be as happy working with developers on architectural decisions to drive performance and reliability as you are working on infrastructure automation, monitoring and problem diagnosis.

You will be an expert voice in team discussions and an important contributor in operational and quality processes and tactics.

What do we need?

We are looking for an experienced Engineer, who’s not afraid to get their hands dirty, whilst offering expertise in building scalable platforms.

We not expecting you to have everything (if you do great), but it is expected that you will offer experience/knowledge of developing / designing / building in a number of the following:

Cloud (AWS / Azure)

Microsoft Office 365 Enterprise Architecture

Kubernetes, Docker

VMWARE vSphere 5.5 / 6.0

F5 Load Balancers

McAfee EPO / AV / DLP / HIPS


With this role you will be able to have a major impact on the entire customer journey for one of the fastest growing Financial companies.

You’ll be rewarded with a generous package (to £65k base + bonus) and the opportunity to get involved in some exciting things.

If you’d like to know more apply today.


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