Principal Infrastructure and Platform Engineer

Reference Number: 6492
Consultant: Anna Johnston
£65,000 to £75,000

This is an opportunity to join a technology driven, UK leading, professional services organisation at their Manchester headquarters as a Principal Infrastructure and Platform Engineer. Offering up to £75K and hybrid working (2 days per week on-site), this is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned professional to contribute to their journey to the cloud and drive forward automation within the business.

The company itself is a leading legal service provider making technological strides to ensure the provision of top-quality services to their wide client base. Offering a range of specialist services, the IT team is paramount in ensuring that services run smoothly and efficiently to support client outcomes.

 Benefits & Perks:

  • Hybrid working
  • 25 days (+Bank Holidays and option to buy additional leave)
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Income protection
  • Training/Certifications and more…

You will be joining a team of 8 people as a Principal Infrastructure and Cloud Engineer and will be a “go-to” person for technical escalations. You will be at the forefront of strategy design and implementation as they start their journey to the Azure cloud. Day-to-day your role will be an 80:20 split between infrastructure work and DevOps activities. This role will suit someone with a genuine ambition to make their stamp long term on the IT infrastructure of a major organisation.

Essential skills/experience required for the Principal Infrastructure and Platform Engineer:

  • Traditional infrastructure engineering experience
  • Azure Cloud Infrastructure experience
  • Scripting and automation (PowerShell)

Desirable skills/experience required for the Principal Infrastructure and Platform Engineer:

  • Small team mentorship/management
  • Being a point of escalation for technical issues
  • Virtualization (Hyper-V)

Interviews are being scheduled immediately with a quick process turnaround. So, if you’re an Infrastructure Engineer looking for the opportunity to join a technology driven organisation that will give you exposure to an array of emerging technologies, making a direct impact on their technical environment, then please apply with your CV.

Please apply here or contact Anna with your CV via 07948486472 or

Job Information

Job Reference: BH-6492-1
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Hybrid working, 25 days (+Bank Holidays and option to buy additional leave), Private Healthcare, Pension, Life Assurance, Income
Salary From: £65000
Salary To: £75000
Job Industries: Tech & Digital
Job Locations: Manchester
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: 3rd Line, Automation, Azure, Cloud, Hyper-V, Infrastructure, PowerShell

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