IT Services Engineer

£23000 - £33000/annum
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a proactive, self-motivated and personable individual who will be responsible for leading key IT projects and responsible for the design all the way through to implementation. You will be ensuring that project objectives are delivered on time and within budget. You will also help support and maintain the IT network and systems.

You will be working in an enterprise class environment containing over 300 devices and over 250 users. You will be fulfilling the role of Subject Matter Expert for all assigned technologies. You will be implementing the projects and services required by clients and providing the client with the solution promised.

You will recommend information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes, identifying problems, evaluating trends and anticipating requirements. You will be implementing IT projects (Hardware/Software) under own initiative with effective project management ensuring projects are delivered to the required standard and timescales and carrying out system / server / core networking maintenance tasks to help ensure equipment and software is fit for purpose, therefore reducing the risk of failure / disruption to users and customer facing services. You will provide support services (2/3rd line) to Thatcham employees aiding them in completing their day to day work and their operational objectives.

Essential skills & Experience

* Extensive Knowledge of; PCs, Servers, operating systems, Networks
* Knowledge of Virtualisation / Thin Clients / SAN Storage
* Working with Helpdesk and SLA's
* Knowledge of Firewalls / Routing
* Knowledge of Network Protocols such as TCP / IP
* Windows Server (2012 R2+) installation, configuration and support
* Active Directory / GPO
* Azure / Office 365
* VMWare / Hyper-V
* SAN Storage
* Network troubleshooting / CLI Router and Switch configuration
* Linux
* Security standards/Protocols
* Strong Customer Service Skills
* AWS / Cloud Services


* Firewall configuration
* Asset Management for Software / Hardware
* Support and Maintenance of VDI VMware Guests
* Office 365 / PowerShell
* Cisco Certification - CCNA desirable

In return a salary of up to £33,000 is on offer depending on experience, Plus excellent benefits