IT Support Technician

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Sale, Trafford, Greater Manchester
£30000 - £35000/annum (plus excellent benefits)
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Support Engineer / Systems Administrator – based in Sale, South Manchester – paying c£35,000 per year

The Opportunity:
ISR are working with an established business here in Sale, South Manchester who are looking to recruit their first stand-alone IT person to be based in the UK covering three offices remotely. Historically, all of their IT administration has been done via the USA and the successful candidate must be a technical all-rounder with excellent problem-solving skills.
This hands-on role requires a candidate with proven IT skills and the desire to get really involved in the company and move it forward, working closely alongside the IT team in the USA. The successful candidate will be part of the team responsible for the company’s IT including hardware, software, networks, overall security, email and IT support.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced IT Support Technician with proven maintenance and security skills, to maintain the IT and security of our online business.

Skills and Experience:
* Experience of Microsoft desktop support and Windows server management in a Windows Server / Active Directory / LDAP environment, as well as the standard Microsoft Office range of desktop products
* Deploying and maintaining the system infrastructure, including server, network and software configuration, in a mixed Windows/MacOS environment
* Procurement and deployment, via a semi-automated setup environment, of end-user desktop and laptop computers, both Windows and Macs; and the administration of the internal telephone system
* First-class written and verbal communication skills (end-user support is a significant part of the role)
* Knowledge of TCP/IP and Ethernet networking, including ability to configure network connectivity, structured cabling, switches, wireless networking, VPN, DNS and DHCP and WAN connectivity
* Previous experience in new user setup and provisioning and being able to ensure the company-wide (multi-site) network is available and secure at all times is required
* Industry qualifications would be very useful: MCP, MCSE, MCITP, etc.

Applications: To learn more about this newly created role to work at the heart of our client’s UK operation working as a Senior IT Support Engineer based out of our client’s offices here in Sale, South Manchester; please call and speak with Iain Brassell here at ISR Recruitment in our Manchester offices on (Apply online only) or please email me a copy of your very latest CV for an immediate call back