Senior IT Engineer

Flat Fee Recruiter Limited
£28,000 to £32,000
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a specialist Education IT provider based in the North of England. Founded in 1999 they now work with over 200 schools to provide technical services, installations, advice, training and guidance in the use of technology in the classroom. They are passionate about improving school outcomes using ICT and are seeking committed ICT Technicians to join their growing team. Accredited as Investors in People Silver they take pride in looking after their staff and their clients. What will you be doing as their Field based Senior IT Engineer You will deliver ICT support services as well as project and installation work to a variety of schools in the region as well as spending time working from our head office in Stockport. You will need to be confident working independently to troubleshoot more complex/escalated network and server issues as well as be able to install configure and deploy a wide range of technical solutions and services. You should also be comfortable working as part of a larger team of senior technical staff to deliver 3rd Line support and helpdesk services to both clients and other members of the technical team and you must have your own vehicle and full driving license as you will be travelling throughout the region. Expenses are reimbursed What skills and experience do you need to be considered - Extensive experience of delivering ICT support and installations on Windows desktop and server environments - Experience of delivering ICT support in a school environment - Professional Technical Certifications from Microsoft, HP, Cisco, Vmware, Citrix or other IT vendors. - Experience of troubleshooting, configuration and Installation of Microsoft Windows Server Platforms including Group Policy/MDT/SCCM/WSUS/Clustering - Experience of troubleshooting, configuration and Installation of firewalls, routers, internet filtering solutions and other gateway devices Including understanding of implementing policy based rule sets, NAT, Port Forwarding and Routing protocols. - Experience of troubleshooting, configuration and Installation of enterprise class cloud based email solutions such as Microsoft Office 365. Including integration and federation with local servers, SSO and advanced user features. - Experience of troubleshooting, configuration and Installation of server virtualisation technologies (Hyper-V, VMWare or Citrix) including connectivity to Direct Attached or Network Attached Storage repositories, troubleshooting performance issues and industry best practices. - Experience of network and infrastructure troubleshooting, configuration and Installation (both wired and wireless) including VLANs/Routing/Interconnects/Optimisation/Redundancy While technical skills are important, a positive attitude and a commitment to getting the job done are key requirements and you should also be able to demonstrate a passion for education & technology generally. As the job involves working in schools an Enhanced DBS check will be required. If you wish to be considered for this role, please click apply and submit your CV. You will receive an email shortly which you will need to read through.
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