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Head of Infrastructure

Head of Infrastructure

My client are a nimble, high growth, technology platform business.  The business is in a period of transition across the technology division and are looking to hire their 1st UK based Lead Cloud Engineer/Head of Infrastructure.  This role is a real mixed bag, that will require someone to retain strong AWS skills, whilst working with partners to ensure that they are ahead of the game when it comes to cyber and risk management.  You will be managing an off-shore team that administers and supports the AWS platform and also a small on site end user computing team, and so be capable of both people and supplier management.  You will own the infrastructure roadmap and have direct input into the wider technology strategy.  This is a technology business, who regularly on-boards new clients on to its core platform.  You’ll ideally have experience of building and maintaining robust infrastructure that supports this type of activity.  You will work alongside a compliance team to ensure that infrastructure and cyber/risk remain robust in their processes.  It’s an evolutionary business who have little technical debt, you will be a visionary in ensuring that the infrastructure is continuously evolving and fit for purpose.

The role is paying £65,000 plus great benefits.  The HQ is central Manchester, with expectations of 2 days on site per week.

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