Playground Games are looking for a Contract L3 IT Infrastructure Engineer to join their experienced internal IT team.

Reporting to the Lead IT Infrastructure Engineer you will be involved in a mixture of project and maintenance tasks. A key component of this role is to identify opportunities to optimize processes by leveraging automation and self-service.

You should have:

  • Strong VMware skills.
  • Excellent Windows Server skills.
  • Experience of Microsoft 365 and Azure.
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Scripting or programming knowledge.
  • Experience of automating processes.
  • Ability and desire to quickly learn new skills and technology.


  • Excellent Linux Server skills.
  • A passion for the videogames industry.
  • Educated to HND/degree level

This is an opportunity to join a dynamic company working in an exciting industry. Furthermore, this role will give exposure to many cutting-edge technologies and is perfect for those looking to challenge themselves in multiple disciplines.

At Playground Games, we are committed to creating a safe and welcoming environment where anyone from any background can do their best work. We strive to build an inclusive culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates the diverse voices of our team members. It fuels our innovation and connects us closer to our players. Our commitment to equality and inclusion, across race, colour, gender, age, religion or belief, sexual orientation, pregnancy/maternity and disability lead us forward every day.

Playground Games are part of the Xbox Games Studios family and a subsidiary of Microsoft.

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