Technical Support Engineer (MS Server, VMware)

Recruiter
Actis Recruitment Limited
Location
Warrington
Salary
to £30K + shift/on call allow (£6K) + profit share
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Systems Support - MS Server, VMware - to £36,000 package inc, based from home & Warrington office. One of the North West's leading IT solution providers is seeking to recruit an experienced Technical Support Consultant to focus on the remote support of client's Server & Virtualised environments working from home and office on a shift basis*. SKILLS You must have 2/3 years+ experience and in depth knowledge of supporting: - Windows Server 2008 - 2016 - Configuration, Monitoring, Troubleshooting - VMware (vSphere 5+) - Deployment of virtual machines, use of GUI tools to perform troubleshooting - Understanding of Networking (IP addressing, Switches, Routers, Firewalls, basic Cisco CLI)) Additional skills of benefit would be SAN, Exchange, Office 365, Azure, SQL Server, SAN, etc as would Microsoft or VCP accreditation. Experience of working in a structured environment (ie ISO 9001, 27001, 20000) ROLE The Server Support Engineer will be involved in providing remote high level server support and pro-active management of mission critical systems based at a Data Centre and on client sites. The role includes deployment of virtual machines from templates and carrying out change requests from clients. *This will involve working to a shift pattern of 14 days on and 7 off covering a time zone of between 7am and midnight plus an ooh rota. The afternoon, evening and weekend shifts will be home based. You should possess first class communication skills, a positive and professional work manner, be self motivated, with the ability to work individually or in a team and a flexible "can do" attitude. This position offers an attractive salary package and would appeal to a self motivated candidate happy to work from a home base the majority of time but also from the Warrington office. Salary package to £36,000 + profit share + benefits. To £30,000 basic + shift and on call allowance (£6k) plus benefits + profit share
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