IT Technical Manager

IT Technical Manager

Job Title: IT Technical Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Eastleigh, Hampshire
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 12754CM_1542126000
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2018 16:20

Job Description

IT Technical Manager

Up to £55,000 plus benefits

Chandlers Ford, Southampton

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Technical Manager, specialising within the IT infrastructure management industry. Our client is a leading organisation within the utilities sector, with the opportunity for an IT Services Technical Manager to join their team.

As the IT Technical Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • IT infrastructure management for 3rd party data centres
  • Managing a team to deliver 24/7 network coverage, including IT systems, servers, switches, routers, etc.
  • Ensuring compliance for Information Security Management, including adherence to ISO 27001
  • Managing a team to provide first line technical support
  • Providing remote support for users (hardware and software issues)
  • Supporting and managing infrastructure upgrade, improvement, maintenance and IT risk mitigation planning
  • Preparing documents and reports based on business requirements and customer needs
  • Procurement and managing suppliers and budget
  • Some travel to data centres around the UK may be required
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you must ideally be degree qualified within an IT, Computer Science or Engineering related field. You should have extensive experience in IT networking (8+ years), including servers, security management and document/report writing. Due to working with sensitive data and information, you must undergo vetting for UK Security Check clearance.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing, leading, organisation within the Utilities sector.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or for a confidential chat, please call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.