Head of Infrastructure and Hosting Solutions

  • £450 - £500 per day
  • Posted: 12/09/2017
  • Buckinghamshire HP1 Buckinghamshire
  • Job Ref: 809103984
  • Contract

Job Details

Head of Infrastructure and Hosting Solutions – Home Counties – 6 Months – Inside IR35

Network IT are currently working a leading public sector organisation who are currently seeking a new Head of Infrastructure and Hosting Solutions to lead their team.

Responsibilities of the Head of Infrastructure:

• To lead the organization's infrastructure and hosting (I&H) teams and solutions architects

• Act as a primary contributor to the organization's infrastructure and hosting strategy.

• To ensure effective management and optimisation of the organization's infrastructure estate (networks, hosting platforms and data centres).

• Accountable for the stable provision of core corporate platforms (e.g. file and print services, email and telephony).

• To work with the Head of Application Delivery and the Chief Operations Officer to ensure systems availability is in line with BU SLAs.

• To ensure the organization has a secure, scalable and resilient infrastructure.

The successful Head of Infrastructure will possess:

• Background in leading Infrastructure and Hosting teams and managing multi-site operations

• Knowledge of the current cyber security agenda

• Additional knowledge around wider technology topics (e.g. integration platforms, application architectures etc.).

• Knowledge of the infrastructure, networks and hosting markets

• Strong stakeholder management skills.


• IT related degree or equivalent experience

• ITIL V3 & Prince 2 Foundations

• Cyber Security Qualification e.g CISMP, CISSP or CISM

• Main Vendor Accredition e.g CCNP, MCSE