The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
The IT department supports business systems such as the Economist Newspaper publishing systems, sales and marketing salesforce.com and PeopleSoft/Oracle financial and HR systems; we also provide the networks and desktop services that allow us to work productively.
We are looking for an Infrastructure Engineer to support, improve and extend the IT infrastructure at locations managed by our IT Operations EMEA team.The role is split between providing day to day operational support for existing infrastructure services and users of those services, and project based work leading to the development and deployment of new infrastructure services, on premise, as a service and in the cloud.
In this role you will be expected to:
To succeed in the role you must have:
You will be able to demonstrate:
A genuine interest in information technology issues and trends
The ability to take ownership of a problem and ensure its successful resolution
The ability to troubleshoot and remain calm under pressure
A team worker spirit and the willingness to share knowledge