BT Careers – Infrastructure Engineer

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About the job

About BT

BT has a key role in British society, fostering change and leading technology innovation. From delivering the Olympics, to supporting the emergency services, to investing more into research than any other UK technology company, we take pride in everything we do – and in the people who work here.

We’re now a global company operating at the forefront of the information age, employing 90,000 people in 180 countries. And we’re on a mission. Guided by our core values of Personal, Simple and Brilliant our goal is to help customers, communities and businesses overcome barriers and release their potential.

So, if you’re interested in the power of potential, why not join us today and release yours? You can read more here about what it’s like to work at BT.

Location(s): Bristol, Borehamwood London

About the role

BT’s Mobile Innovations Labs provide our stakeholders with the best Mobile Telecoms Network Test Facility in the UK. It enables the development, testing and integration of world-class solutions, on the best in-class environments. You will support the development of Mobile Core Network components – helping our Testers, Designers and Operations to work together to make EE & BT’s fixed and mobile services the best in the UK. You will be building and supporting virtualised environments using the latest VMWare technologies and supporting a variety of operating systems.


  • This is an opportunity for a motivated individual to drive innovation in Software Defined Network (SDN) related technologies for delivering production Network Function Virtualization (NFV) services within BT.
  • You will be responsible for supporting next generation NFV service delivery platform based on cutting edge NFV, SDN technologies, cloud virtualization technologies, and cloud computing technologies that are revolutionizing telecom industries.
  • You will be an excellent team player, comfortable collaborating with both local and remote team members. You will be customer focussed – setting high standards and driving good practice across the team.
  • You will want to progress your own career – taking advantage of opportunities to evolve and expand both your own knowledge and capabilities and helping others around you.

Skills & Experience

You will have some technical skills and experience to provide 1st and 2nd line support in one or more of the following areas.

  • Linux – Oracle Linux /Ubuntu/SUSE/Redhat
  • Dell PowerEdge/HP Proliant/Cisco UCS Platforms
  • Cloud and Network Architectural understanding in areas of applications, virtualization, network and security with Software Defined Network(SDN)/Network Function Virtualization(NFV)
  • Kubernetes/OpenStack/Charms
  • Ansible
  • Windows Server Administration and deployment 2016/2019
  • Active Directory/WSUS/DNS/App-V
  • Citrix XenApp/vApps
  • Virtualization – VMWARE ESXI 6.7 and 7.0, Vcenter 6.7, 7.0, vSAN Storage, VCD
  • Dell/EMC NetWorker and DataDomain
  • Symantic NetBackup 7.X

These would be of interest to us:

  • Experience of an Agile Delivery method.
  • An interest in or knowledge of computer and network security


Competitive salary + 10% Bonus

25 days’ annual leave (excluding bank holidays)

Pension (5% you 10% BT) and Share options available.

Flexible benefits to fit around you (Your Rewards)

Discounted mobile phone up-to 50% off plans

About British Telecom

We’re the leading communications provider with customers in 180 countries. Across the world we enable customer’s digital transformations so they can thrive. our focus is simple: be the global provider-of-choice for managed network and IT infrastructure services.

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