Working within a high performance, high availability environment the Microsoft Systems Operations Team Lead is responsible for the operational management and maintenance of Microsoft based cloud and hosting systems, platforms and services.
The Microsoft Systems Operations Team Lead will be an advocate for Microsoft technologies within the 1&1 Group, both in the UK and Europe, they will be expected to work closely with teams in Germany and Spain, setting the strategic operational direction and delivering to this plan, this will involve regular European travel (20%).
They will be expected to oversee the security, performance, resilience and BAU operations of their platforms, whilst contributing to the planning, building and delivery of integrated group systems.
The Microsoft Systems Operations Team Lead will work closely with the Head of Systems Operations to ensure that engineers’ tasks and workload are prioritised to ensure that operational BAU work dovetails closely with continuous improvement project work.
They will work closely with the IT operations teams in order to ensure that alerting, monitoring of systems and platforms is of the highest standard and meet targets.
They will be responsible for reporting of their platforms to group standards.
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Skills and experience required
Already a specialist engineer within their own field the Microsoft Systems Operations Team Lead will be an expert in the management of Microsoft systems and have the personal skills required to manage engineers and stakeholders within the business.
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