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Network and Server Operations Team Lead

Veson Nautical

Veson Nautical

Stoke-on-Trent, UK
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024


Network and Server Operations Team Lead (Contract to Hire)

Who We Are:

Veson Nautical is a well-established and rapidly growing software company working to provide end-to-end logistical, operational, and analytical solutions to propel the efficiency and effectiveness of Maritime Commerce.

The Opportunity:

We are seeking an experienced and motivated Network and Server Operations Team Lead to manage and oversee our network and server infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have a robust background in network and server administration, combined with strong leadership skills. As a Team Lead, you will ensure the optimal performance and reliability of our IT systems, while leading a team of skilled professionals


  • Assist in planning and executing the installation, configuration, and maintenance of server hardware, software, LAN and WAN networks, and operating systems.
  • Maintain operating efficiency and stability, ensure the security and integrity of all systems and data, and respond to outages and other issues.
  • Perform system and network administration tasks, including managing routers, firewalls, servers, computers, hardware/software, data recovery, and backups.
  • Handle application administration activities such as creating, modifying, and deleting users, optimizing remote access, and managing security access for messaging systems, databases, and web applications.
  • Collaborate with other departments to address systems/network needs and upgrade systems as necessary.
  • Assist in developing, testing, evaluating, and installing system enhancements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, Business Systems, or a related field
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience in IT support, with at least 1 year in a leadership role
  • Knowledge of Windows, MacOS, network, and mobile operating systems, device hardware, and common business systems such as Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace.
  • Familiarity with device management and deployment systems such as Quest KACE, JAMF, Intune, SmartDeploy, etc.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with a focus on training and development
  • Basic understanding of ITIL or other IT service management frameworks is a plus.
  • Industry standard certificates such as CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+ are preferred.
  • Solid understanding of network routing protocols and advanced analytical problem-solving skills
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to communicate technical information to non-technical users.

More about Veson:

We are a team of multi-cultural, multi-disciplined professionals that are dedicated to making our clients successful and charting a new, innovative course for the commercial marine industry. Veson Nautical employs a staff of extremely capable creators and innovators all focused on meeting the goals of our clients. We invest extensively in employee development and experience to maintain focus and enthusiasm. The Veson Nautical team is made up of a dynamic blend of engineers, artists, sailors, teachers, brokers, bankers, traders, consultants, and customer service experts.

Veson Nautical is a successful, rapidly growing global software company. Our clients are the world’s leading commercial maritime owners, operators and commodity trading companies. Veson’s solutions enable our clients to identify new opportunities and proactively manage their business to make more profitable decisions. With offices in Singapore, Tokyo, London, Houston and headquarters in Boston, USA, Veson Nautical is a dynamic organization with a committed team of professionals. Dedicated to ensuring the highest levels of client satisfaction, Veson Nautical brings decades of experience, technical knowledge, enthusiasm and commitment to clients around the world. The combination of exceptional market growth and leading market position make this a superb opportunity for the right candidate.