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Group IT Infrastructure and Security Administrator

Job Title: Group IT Infrastructure and Security Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brighton
Salary: 35000 - 40000
REF: MF16817
Contact Name: Michelle Fragniere
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Group IT Infrastructure and Security Administrator

£35,000 - £40,000 dependent on experience


Must haves; Azure, VMWare, O365, Windows Servers, Sophos Cloud, PowerShell, Infrastructure    


This is the largest and leading provider of contemporary music education in Europe! With eight colleges across Europe, they are looking to recruit a Group IT Infrastructure and Security Administrator.

Working in their Brighton location; this is a super opportunity to join a prestigious organisation who are passionate about their work.

Suitable candidates will provide the highest level of IT service delivery standards which are consistent and compliant with the company IT policies and procedures for both students and staff across the Group. 

Your working day…

  • To undertake all security governance responsibilities to the highest standard
  • To undertake all management and implementation of existing and future security project deliverables using best practice methods
  • Shared management of the core central server infrastructure
  • Shared management of central admin staff support tickets
  • To maintain a high level of quality communications with all stake holders during any service effecting investigations or planned intrusive project work
  • To manage 3rd party relations where the third party is integral to the resolution of a service affecting issue
  • To perform key technical infrastructure changes in a well-considered and risk adverse manner in line with the business needs.

Key areas…

  • Administration of the Group’s core VMWare and Windows infrastructure
  • Administration of the Groups cyber security software stack
  • Infrastructure and security project management
  • Shared management of central admin staff support tickets
  • Ensuring a technical infrastructure which is compliant and consistent with the BIMM IT Policy

 Essential criteria…  

Security software management to include:

  • Vulnerable software patch management
  • Azure Windows update management
  • Sophos Cloud
  • Mail security suite

Domain administration management to include the following technologies:

  • VMWare
  • Windows server 2012r2 and above
  • Microsoft 365 (with cloud Exchange)
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Project and change control management
  • Windows Remote Desktop management
  • Windows MFA management
  • Experience dealing with 3rd party support companies
  • Highly organised and focused in delivering a fast and high-quality support service
  • Excellent customer facing skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Additional bonus to have…

  • Experience with Cyber Essentials framework implementation
  • Experience working in a Higher Education environment
  • Technical qualifications
  • Mimecast security suite management
  • Microsoft InTune

So, what’s in it for you?

  • An exciting career path
  • Working for an organisation that really values its employees and work
  • Negotiable benefits including childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, pension
  • Onsite Parking available
  • 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5.30pm


Due to the large numbers of responses, we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this role and if you haven’t heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies. YourRecruit (IT) Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, or disability and complies with all relevant UK legislation.

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