Senior IT Technician – Nottingham - £35k + Benefits

Larson Group
£35000/annum Benefits
09 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior IT Technician - Nottingham - £35k + Benefits

Are you an experienced Infrastructure Engineer? Are you looking for a role with more ownership and autonomy? Do you enjoy working on cutting edge Infrastructure projects?

The Larson Group is currently recruiting a Senior IT Technician for a growing marketing services organisation based in Nottingham. This is a brand-new role to support continuous growth within the group and as such is perfect for somebody looking to be instrumental in the development of the organisation's IT Infrastructure.


* Supporting, monitoring, maintaining and managing a wide range of technical systems.
* Resolving issues, including liaising with third party suppliers and customers.
* Planning, developing and implementing security systems, policies, and procedures.
* Continual Improvement of systems and security as per evolving industry best practices and legislative requirements.
* Daily monitoring of the security and performance of IT systems, including keeping up to date with security best practices and evolving threats.
* Developing, managing, and supporting systems, services, networks, and infrastructure in a multi-site environment.
* Procuring equipment as and when required and providing business justification in areas of investment.
* Working closely alongside relevant departments to enable you to be a point of reference regarding the business and its data workflows.

Key Skills Required

* Windows Server (2008 onwards)
* Active Directory and Group Policies
* Microsoft Exchange
* IT Security principles (knowledge of IS027001 / PCI DSS highly desirable)
* Network Services (DHCP, DNS, LDAP, Radius, TACAS+, syslog, Wifi 802.1x, SSH/SFTP, SSL and IPSEC VPN.
* Linux (mainly Ubuntu)
* Virtualisation (VMWare)
* Firewall management (Fortigate, Juniper)
* Switching (HP Procurve, Cisco, Juniper) including VLAN's, ACL's and routing
* IDS (Snort, Suricata, Snorby)
* MS SQL and MySQL
* VEEAM Backup
* Symantec Endpoint Protection
* Windows Workstation OS's

Desirable Qualifications (Not Mandatory)

* MCSE or similar
* Security+, CEH, CISSP or similar
* CCNA or similar

Keywords - 2nd Line Support / 3rd Line Support / Senior IT Technician / Senior Support Analyst / Senior IT Administrator / Network Analyst / Network Engineer

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