Team Leader - Storage and Backup
GIS Technical Team leader - Storage and Backup
Location: Hatfield, with occasional travel to Germany
As Team Leader Storage and Backup in Group Information Services, you will be responsible for the secure operation of the central storage and backup infrastructure of Computacenter. This position is responsible for all storage and backup services in the global data centres for GIS. This requires a broad understanding of technologies, market trends and best practices in this area. You will be reporting to the Manager for Compute, Virtualisation and Storage, who has responsibility for colleagues based in UK, Germany and France
Leadership and development of a small team in UK and Germany.
Compliance and monitoring of service agreements and objectives.
Planning, implementation and control of operations, including capacity planning.
Evaluation of new technologies and concepts to increase productivity and reduce costs.
The Ideal Candidate
Extensive knowledge and skills in the area of storage and backup. In-depth knowledge of SAN and NAS environments, typically focusing on EMC, HP, and IBM, equally important tool for this task, is extensive experience with storage and backup migrations. However, the decisive factor for your success is that you can present complex facts for decision-makers with a lower technical depth. In addition to your professional expertise, you should also have first level management experience.
About the Company
We advise customers on their IT strategy; implement the most appropriate technology from a wide range of leading vendors and manage their technology infrastructures on their behalf. At every stage we make our customers’ businesses sharper by removing cost, complexity and barriers to change across their IT infrastructures.
Our corporate and government clients are served by offices across the UK, Germany, France, the Benelux countries, Spain and South Africa. We also serve our customers’ global requirements through our extensive partner network.
Key facts about Computacenter
Computacenter is Europe’s leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services & solutions
Our focus is on corporate and government organisations, typically of from 500 to 10,000 employees, and large enterprises of 10,000 or more employees.
Over 12,000 staff employed across the Group. 2016 adjusted profit before tax was £86.4 million. Revenues were £3.25 billion
Over 70% of Computacenter’s Group revenue comes from services, software, and sales of enterprise products such as servers and connectivity/networking technology
Achieve great things - for yourself, our customers and our business
At Computacenter we win together by making sure all our people have the autonomy to get things done and to find excellent solutions for our customers.