IT Infrastructure Engineer

Group Company: Winn Group

Department: IT and Change

Salary: £30,000 – £35,000

We are recruiting for an IT Infrastructure Engineer with a minimum of 5 years’ experience to join our IT Technical Team.

We are looking for a dynamic and commercially minded individual who is passionate about technology, to join our fast-paced IT and Change department. Committed to being part of new and exciting infrastructure projects, you will need the enthusiasm to inspire and support colleagues in this role.

The ideal candidate will naturally represent Winns Values of Integrity, Respect, Loyalty and Reliability which underpin our mission to be the best one stop shop for accident management and rehabilitation.

Employee Benefits

  • 22 days holiday, plus bank holidays, and an added birthday holiday
  • Three-day bonus holiday for full attendance
  • Additional holidays for long service
  • Option to buy and sell three holidays per year
  • Annual salary review and bonus schemes *subject to performance
  • Pension scheme contribution
  • Death in service insurance (three times salary)
  • Company social events
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Employee Assistance Confidential Helpline
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Corporate Metro scheme
  • Training and development opportunities

Job Description

You will be responsible for supporting and maintaining all aspects of the groups infrastructure and will have a pivotal role in the development, execution operation and maintenance of current and new operating systems:

  • Work collaboratively with the companies Managed Service Partner to support and improve the company’s infrastructure and network.
  • To be involved in and where necessary project manage on the design, implementation and roll out of new systems/software/networks.
  • To deliver key technical projects, including moving the company’s infrastructure to a cloud-based environment.
  • Ensure compliance with Information Security Policies including data confidentiality and the operational security of the Information Systems used.
  • Involvement in maintaining and improving the companies unified communications infrastructure.
  • Work in an advisory capacity alongside other members of the IT Team in providing technical solutions to the customer’s requirements and setting customer expectations.
  • Undertake projects on an ad-hoc basis.
  • Documentation, policy and procedures production and review.

Person Specification

The successful candidate must commit to upholding the company’s core values, Integrity, Respect, Loyalty and Reliability and ensure that they are demonstrated throughout their working practice. You should also possess the relevant attributes and experience outlined below:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working within an IT Technical Team Experience and knowledge of Microsoft platforms including Windows Server 2016, 2019 Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience and knowledge of Services and applications, including Active Directory, Exchange, SQL Server, Hyper- and Remote Desktop Services.
  • Experience and knowledge of Routers, switches, wireless and firewalls.
  • Enterprise server estates including Blade systems and high-density servers.
  • Enterprise networking including Cisco.
  • Experience and knowledge of cloud computing/services.
  • Good working knowledge of major networking components, network operating systems and basic computer hardware components.
  • Proven and relevant working experience in a busy, client-focused organisation.
  • Adaptable, proactive and have excellent attention to detail.
  • Planned, organised and able to effectively work to deadlines.
  • Resilience and the resourcefulness to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines.

The following are advantageous but not essential:

  • Working knowledge of telephony systems.
  • Working in a IS027001 accredited environment.
  • Proven leadership and communication skills.
  • Demonstrable documentation skills, policies and procedures.

Winn Group home to Winn Solicitors, On Medical and On Hire, is a leading North East business providing nationwide accident management and rehabilitation services for victims of non-fault accidents.

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What our Staff Say

The whole team is encouraged to learn from each other and develop our skills whilst finding the best fit for us within the IT structure to make the team as efficient as possible.


Group Development Team Leader

The people at Winns make it a feel-good atmosphere and make coming to work enjoyable. Winn Group is always quick to adapt to change which makes it a great place to work.


Team Leader

My favourite Winn Group benefit is getting a holiday on your birthday. I have never had that before.


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