Desktop & Server Support Technician

Recruiter
HR GO Recruitment
Location
Ashford
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum 25 days holiday,free parking & Fun d
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:

An award winning organisation that has been trading locally for over 30 years and is part of a larger global group.They work with some very reputable brands and clients offering business solutions and services. A forward thinking innovative company that really value the opinions and ideas of its employees.

The Role:

* Handle escalated calls from first/second line technicians
* Maintain corperate infrastructure, including Active Directory, LAN, Internet access, firewalls and Exchange 2010+
* Administer the Hyper -V HAC and SAN
* Administer the Avaya IP 500 VOIP telephone system
* Monitor and troubleshoot server and network performance to ensure any necessary action is taken
* Continually review and create backup and disaster recovery systems and processes
* Update operational documentation
* Research, recommend, plan and implement infrastructure system projects
* Ensure security appliances and software is constantly updated and operational

Technical skills required:

Must have excellent knowledge of;

* Microsoft windows server 2003/2008/2012 including NLB and clustering
* Hyper-V
* Microsoft Exchange Server 2010+
* Microsoft Active Directory, Group Policy

Will have a solid understanding of and experience in;

* Troubleshooting networking protocols and technologies such as TCP/IP,DNS,DHCP,routing and vLANs
* Backing up systems (preferably AppAssure)
* Microsoft windows 7, 8, 10+
* Installing, configuring and managing switches and routers

Will have knowledge of;

* SQL Server 2008+
* iSCSI/Fibre channel storage area
* Windows Script Host/VBScript/PowerShell
* Patch management deployment/Windows Software Update Services

If successful you will be entitled to 25 days annual leave plus your birthday off, organised fun days and parties and much more