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Infrastructure Consultant

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  • Cork
  • Negotiable
  • Contract
  • Updated 06/12/2012
  • HR
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An interesting 6 month contract in Cork, for a consultant with good Unix, Oracle databases background- leading Irish IT Company - Version1.


Job Type:  Perm or Contract (min 6 months)
Location: Cork

About Version 1

Version 1 is an established IT Services & Consultancy company, which has operated successfully for over 12 years and has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Infrastructure Consultant to join our growing Infrastructure Consulting Practice in a permanent role or for a minimum of a 6 month contract.

The position will be based primarily on our client site in Cork. The ideal candidate will be commutable to Cork, however, suitable candidates located in the Dublin region that are willing to work in Cork a minimum of 3 days per week will also be seriously considered.

Role & Responsibilities

The role requires someone who has a broad understanding of technology (enterprise infrastructure, databases, storage, etc.) and who is well organized and has a good grasp of project management disciplines.

This is a great opportunity for a Senior Infrastructure Consultant to develop their skills and expertise in a large corporate environment.

The role is broad, touching off all aspects of infrastructure, applications, databases and project management. It requires someone who is a driven, go getter who can work on their own initiative and has a strong working knowledge and background in most or all of the areas listed above, specialising in the database and/or infrastructure areas preferred.


The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Excellent troubleshooting ability both within their area of expertise and also outside of their technical comfort zone i.e. ability to ascertain potential solutions outside of their area of technical expertise
  • Strong infrastructure and database experience (SQL Server and/or Oracle)
  • Ability to diagnose issues across a number of platforms and technologies
  • Ability to document environment landscapes into physical and logical diagrams
  • Ability to work with and manage 3rd party vendors as appropriate

Technical Skills

  • Broad IT skillset
  • Good understanding of the following is required:
    • Enterprise Infrastructure solutions
    • Oracle and/or SQL Server Databases
    • Performance tuning
    • Disk storage systems
    • Windows and Unix operating systems
    • SQL Server suite (inc Analysis Services & Reporting Services)
    • WMQ & Java JRE
    • Citrix & vSphere

Personal Attributes

  • Driven individual
  • Excellent ability to work on own initiative with minimal input from management
  • Structured individual who understands the benefits of process
  • Willingness to develop their skills and expertise outside of their comfort zone
  • Ability to work with multiple teams at multiple levels
  • Influencer at a management level



Both permanent and contract options will be considered. The contract will be for a minimum of 6 months but may extend to 12 months.

Please note some travel to the UK may be required

What we offer

In addition, Version 1 offer our staff excellent package, on-going training & development, dedicated career paths with advancement routes, access to latest technologies , Dojo events and much

To apply

Contact HR team on 01 8657800 or visit us on LinkedIn, Twitter (@Version1Ltd) or Facebook


By registering your application you have agreed that the information contained in your application may be used by Version 1 to confirm references, verify educational background and for any other purpose regarding your application for our recruitment requirements. You agree that your personal details may be held and processed both electronically and manually for the purposes of recruitment administration. If your application is unsuccessful, we may hold your application and the information contained. The purpose of this storage is to enable us to provide feedback to you on applications and to enable us to facilitate further applications. In terms of the Data Protection Act 2003 you are entitled to a copy of certain personal data held by us whether manual records or on computer on submission of a written request. Occasionally we will contact you to update our records for accuracy.



Ref: MSinc1112C
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