Infrastructure Analyst


Posted: 15/11/2019


Full time


The Optionis Group is one of the UK’s most successful professional services companies, and we are looking for an Infrastructure Analyst to join our growing IT department.

In the coming weeks, we’re due to go live with a digital transformation programme which will see us invest £4million into our IT function. This investment has led to the creation of this brand-new position which will see the jobholder act as a key member of our IT Operations department.

As part of our Infrastructure and Security team, you will be responsible for supporting all aspects of the core IT infrastructure as well as assisting with the delivery of projects focussing on moving our on-site infrastructure into the cloud. We are looking for a passionate Analyst to join our forward-thinking and innovative IT department.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with some exciting technologies and help drive our infrastructure forward.


Key responsibilities:

Support and maintain our existing infrastructure

Involvement in provisioning new cloud infrastructure

Ownership and resolution of escalated issues from IT Operations team

Management and maintenance of all key infrastructure elements

Patching and security management

Participation in an on-call rota



Windows Server

Linux (desirable)

Active Directory Administration

Supporting an Office 365 Environment including Exchange online and Azure AD

Citrix XenApp / XenDesktop





Exposure to an ITIL environment

Virtualisation – Microsoft Hyper-V/ VMware vSphere

Experience with Equallogic/ Quest storage arrays

Experience with physical server management and maintenance

Exposure to or a desire to learn VMC on AWS

Exposure to or a desire to learn Azure/AWS Native Services

Full driving licence and your own car



Immediate start available

An opportunity to expand your technical remit within a growing IT department

Clearly defined career progression framework with excellent routes into managerial positions

Fully funded training / additional learning opportunities available with the support of a VCP

Exposure to VMC on AWS

Free onsite parking

Private medical insurance

Opportunity to buy and sell annual leave

Monthly lunch provided

We can offer flexibility with working hours

Free Eyecare Vouchers


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