Business Area: Product Development
Location: Basingstoke (UK)

At Hireserve we create flexible and adaptable recruitment software, which we use to build innovative talent acquisition solutions.

Due to continued growth and success, we’re currently looking for a hands-on, delivery focused Infrastructure Engineer to join our technology team – with primary responsibility for managing the infrastructure on which we deliver to our SaaS customers.

You’ll have a passion for uptime and security!

You’ll have the ability to shape our future cloud strategy, working with our technology experts and our hosting providers (Rackspace and Microsoft Azure) to deliver the best for our customers.  You will be the kind of person who is constantly looking for a better way of doing things and will demonstrate the flexibility to work with our larger, on-premise customers.

You’ll be part of an award winning, communicative and open cultured team, who all share the same passion for our company, product and service, and are committed to delivering customer satisfaction.

As well as being a hardworking and customer focused group, we’re huge advocates of fun and flexibility in the workplace! We have pool and table tennis tables, table football, and regular social events.

We provide exceptional training, along with the opportunity to work on a variety of exciting and rewarding projects that are integral to our future success.


As an Infrastructure Engineer, you will report to the Head of Technology and will be responsible for:

Green leaf Managing and planning the future of the infrastructure supporting our SaaS platforms:

    • VMs
    • Linux
    • Web servers
    • Mail servers
    • Oracle Database
    • Disaster recovery & backups

Green leaf Liaising with Hireserve’s hosting providers to:

    • Schedule and support software updates.
    • Act upon automated fault, security and performance monitoring alerts.

Green leaf Routine infrastructure configuration & deployment activities:

    • Apache
    • Email servers
    • SSL certificates
    • DNS
    • SSO

Green leaf Proactive identification and resolution of security vulnerabilities

Green leaf Deployment of application code to SaaS environments.


For this role, we consider the following areas of expertise essential:

Green leaf VMs

Green leaf Linux

Green leaf Scripting

Green leaf LAN / VLAN / WAN / VPN

Green leaf DNS

Green leaf Load balancers

Green leaf Firewalls

Green leaf Apache, Tomcat

Green leaf Postfix

With the following areas of expertise desirable:

Green leaf SaaS/IaaS/PaaS

Green leaf Oracle

Green leaf PHP

Green leaf SSO

Green leaf Git/SVN

The successful applicant will be strong in the following areas:

Green leaf Troubleshooting

Green leaf Problem solving

Green leaf Scheduling and time management

Green leaf Learning new skills


This is a new role – you will be Hireserve’s first dedicated Infrastructure Engineer and we’re looking forward to meeting you!

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