Storage Infrastructure Engineer

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  • Post Date : January 18, 2023
  • Apply Before : February 27, 2023
  • Salary: $6,500,075,000.00 - $75,000.00
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  • Job ID 310306

Job Description

Robert Walters have partnered with one of the largest communications groups in the world, a leader in marketing, communication, and digital business transformation. They are seeking an Storage Infrastructure Engineer to join their team in London.

Storage Infrastructure Engineer

Main purpose:

To deliver, support and troubleshoot the Groupe IT platforms whilst working effectively with your colleagues and the wider business within an ITIL framework. Act as an escalation for the support teams both in the UK and internationally. To proactively support the installation, configuration and monitoring of the environment to ensure the platform remains available, stable and optimally maintained, in line with SLA and KPIs.

Key accountabilities:

Design, install, configure and maintain existing and new infrastructure platforms and any appropriate dependencies to the highest standards possible and in a timely manner.
Work closely with the project teams, ensuring work packages are delivered on time and to a high standard.
Propose technically and commercially sound recommendations to aid the continuous improvement of the environment.
Ensure requests and incidents are managed effectively and within SLA.
Manage multiple tasks, incidents and project work effectively under pressure and within given deadlines.
Ensure documentation is created and accurately maintained following Groupe standards, to ensure it remains relevant and always up to date.
Undertake any other activities that are reasonably required.

Business Compliance:

Ensure a sound understanding of, demonstrate commitment to and comply with all legislation & Publicis Groupe Policies e.g. Janus, GSO and IT policies, etc.

Personal & Team Accountabilities:

Be highly conscientious, effective, and reliable always.
Collaborate and knowledge share effectively with colleagues both in the UK and internationally.
Collaborate with key suppliers to maintain excellent working partnerships.
Effectively communicate at all levels ensuring expectations are always maintained.

Key relationships (internal &/or external):

Data centre Services Teams
Global Enterprise Infrastructure Teams
Other IT teams and functions such as Field Support and Service Desk
IT Leadership Team
Project Management Teams
Global Security and Data Protection Teams
Third party solution partners such as MTI, Dell and Netapp

Key Competencies:


Strong working background gained over several years in enterprise server and storage platforms with the following skills in particular:

VMware ESX/vCenter (VCP desirable)
Cloud Platforms (MS Azure, Google, and Amazon)
Server platforms (Windows/Linux)
Enterprise Storage SAN environments (DellEMC, Netapp and Quantum)
ISMS (ISO27001 experience desirable)
Enterprise backup and DR technologies

Knowledge (R = required, D = Desirable):

Architectural level understanding of key platforms listed above (R)
A strong background managing data storage life cycles from active data, archive and backup (R)
Scripting languages such as PowerShell (R)
Experience migrating and managing services in the cloud such as MS Azure and Amazon (R)
Comfortable interfacing with technology using both the GUI and the command line (R)
Good understanding of wider dependencies the server and storage platforms place on other technology areas e.g., the network layer (R)
Video Post-production server and storage infrastructure (D)
Background supporting media/production businesses using MAMs/DAMs (D)

Skills (including technology):

Highly technically competent combined with a logical and pragmatic approach and strong inter-personal skills
Excellent problem-solving ability
Excellent at communicating technical information in both verbal and written forms to both technical and business people


Strong attention to detail
Works well under pressure and able to manage multiple, concurrent work streams effectively
Well-mannered, conscientious team player
Ability to collaborate effectively with colleagues and partners nationally and internationally

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates