Systems Administrator / Network Administrator

Focus IT Recruitment
From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems Administrator / Network Administrator – Ashford,Kent - NEW

The Company:

Focus IT are pleased to be assisting this multimillion pound dynamic integrated marketing agency. They are a well-established agency who are financially and strategically motivated to succeed. This is an exciting time to join a company with pure growth in mind.

The Role:

You will be involved in hands infrastructure support. This is a newly created position to assist with the ongoing expansion of our business. The new role needs to ensure my client have a fully supported IT infrastructure and that the business operates as smoothly as possible at all times.

Role Responsibilities

  • Installation, configuration and on-going management of systems, workstations and Windows based server network, running on VMware or Xenserver
  • Problem solving and documentation of current and new infrastructure both on site and in remote datacentres
  • Performs and oversees system maintenance, including application of patches and upgrades
  • Monitors internal and external infrastructure ensuring availability of servers and websites
  • Co-ordinates with third parties to resolves problems / source new hardware / software solutions
  • Assists digital director with planning and deployment of new systems
  • Desktop support for internal users

The Candidate:

We are looking for an experienced Systems Administrator with strong infrstrature experience.

You are passionate about what we do and the ideal candidate will be a motivated Engineer who will who is also capable of infrastructure Support.

Candidate will possess the following skills:

  • At least 3 years’ experience in network admin / support role
  • Windows Server 2008/2012, Microsoft SQL Server, Office 365, AD, IIS, VMWare, XenServer
  • Knowledge of DNS & DHCP, Network Attached Storage, Enterprise Anti-Virus & VOIP
  • Any exposure to Continuous Integration deployment and release an advantage.
  • Ability to work out of hours for upgrades will be required

The Location:

The role is based in Ashford, Kent and is commutable from all areas Kent and south London. For more information please forward your CV to or alternatively call 0844 8759375.

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum

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