IT Infrastructure Team Lead

Mill Lane, Digbeth

Job Details


UK Head Office - IT

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£50,000 per annum

Closing Date

29/07/2022 22:45

Join us on the Journey...


We have an exciting opportunity for a IT Engineering Team Lead based in the West Midlands. 

You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the IT engineering team and occasional supervision of 3rd party contractors. You will be carrying out IT infrastructure/software installation, support and system administration activities, you will be liaising with our managed service data centre as well as offshore development teams.

What you will do...

  • Developing and coaching a team of IT Engineers ensuring targets are met within established safety and quality procedures.
  • Conduct tests of both hardware and software and correct malfunctions. Document details of all hardware and software items installed and removed 
  • Develop installation procedures and standards, and schedule installation work.
  • Manage configuration items and related information. Apply tools, techniques and processes for identification, classification and control of configuration items.
  • Set the tactical operation of your team and contribute to the strategic direction of your service. Produce and deliver your team plan and monitor its delivery.
  • Ensure services are delivered within budgets and opportunities for increasing resources are identified.
  • Partake in on-call rota in line with the other engineers.

What you will have...

  • A minimum five years experience in an infrastructure lead role
  • Experience of working in a customer focused desktop or end-user support function.
  • Experience of incident resolution, requests and problem-solving activities delivered to agreed SLAs
  • Ideally leadership of a highly expert technical team, including recruitment, staff development and performance management
  • Technical expertise and practical knowledge of supporting IT infrastructure in one or more of: Unix, Microsoft or virtualised environments; systems integration and security; networking or storage; IT operations and development environments
  • Experience of managing or contributing to IT infrastructure upgrade projects
  • Working experience with printer installation and trouble shooting.

What we offer:

  • A core salary aligned with your professional experience
  • Company pension scheme
  • Holiday allowance
  • Free travel for you and your partner
  • Access to the NX Health Bus
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Variety of deals and discounts available through the NX online portal

Things to note...

At National Express, we are really proud of our health and safety record and as a result, we operate a Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

As part of your initial assessment, we will complete Drug and Alcohol testing and you may be subject to random tests during your employment.



Your place in our world

Operations Supervisor
IT Infrastructure Team Lead