Avanade Inc. Dir, Information Security in Rome, Italy

As an Infrastructure Engineer, you will be designing and implementing technology solutions based on the latest Microsoft technologies. You must possess a true technical aptitude, an appreciation for the nuts and bolts of technology, and an interest in working within a team based environment. You will manage the design, install and configure server infrastructures, manage planning and implementing enterprise technology infrastructures, and develop operational solutions to manage Microsoft and multi-vendor environments.

Key Responsibilities:

As an infrastructure engineer you willidentify, define and design technical and operational requirements of new orexisting applications. Determine compatibility, security requirements, platformdesign and development of deployment logistics. Design infrastructure support,implement and successfully deploy production to infrastructure.

Specifically responsible for:

  • Planning, designing, implementing and testing infrastructure changes and enhancements to the production environment

  • Platform/Environment Build-outs: Migrate platforms to the latest Microsoft operating system Creation of build automation and or build guides for solid, repeatable server builds and deployments. Participate in an Agile/Scrum project teams Server Consolidation: Maximize resources that are under-utilized to increase reliability and centralize administration

  • Data Center Operations: Evaluate processes and infrastructure design to more efficiently manage operations and reduce costs while increasing predictability

  • Enterprise Directories: Deploy enterprise-wide business directories to lower administrative costs, coordinate end-user accounts, and reduce development costs

  • Desktop Deployment: Execute large-scale desktop deployments without productivity or data loss

  • Identify operational optimizations to lower overhead

  • Create training material for new platforms/client technologies

You will contribute and deliver in the areas of systems analysis, systems design,systems development, testing and implementation. Additional detailed activities can be found


Years of Experience:

6-8 years of IT industry experience required, including global IT organizations

Management Experience:

2-3 yrs of management experience


Undergraduate degree required, IS-related field preferred

Other Skills/Knowledge:

Minimum Requirements:

Demonstrated experience in:

  • Platform Architecture & Design: Software and hardware installation, virtualization, configuration, web server support, installation and maintenance of Windows operating systems, Exchange, IIS, SQL Server, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server and Windows Server, and desktop configuration

  • Networking Architecture & Design: Network backups, security, monitoring, hardware load balancing technologies and change control procedures

  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in all of the following areas:

o Infrastructure

o Architecture

o Operations Management

o Security

o Messaging

Required Certifications:

MCITP EA certification

Additional Area, Region or Service Line specific requirement:

Requisition ID - 51505

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