IT Support / Desktop Support Engineer - Leading Stockbrokers

Recruiter
Location
City Of London
Salary
£20000 - £24000 Per Annum + BENEFITS
Posted
19 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Ref
AB-GCE2233A
Contact
Guru Careers
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Support / Desktop Support Engineer - Leading Stockbrokers

An IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support Engineer is needed to join a leading firm of City Stockbrokers. Utilising your excellent customer service and IT support skills you will provide essential internal support covering all things IT.

Based in the heart of London's financial district our client is an established and regulated firm in financial services that delivers exceptional trading opportunities to both retail and institutional clients in equities trading. Due to continued expansion they are now seeking an IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support Engineer to join their talented team.

Reporting to the IT Manager the IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support Engineer will liaise with internal staff at all levels solving onsite IT and technical issues. Whether you are installing and configuring hardware, monitoring networks, troubleshooting systems, rolling-out applications, setting up user accounts or anything IT related you will provide a key support role within this established City Stockbroker.

To qualify. Whether you call yourself an IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support Engineer / Technical Support Advisor / 2nd Line Support Engineer / Technical Support Executive or similar, we don't mind, you just need to be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience gained within a similar IT Support / Desktop Support role;
  • Experience of working in a regulated professional office environment (ideally stockbroking);
  • IT Software and Hardware Support;
  • Exposure to Microsoft Products including: MS Office, OS Windows (7, 10), OS Server Support (Microsoft 2008 R2, 2012 R2);
  • Experience in Active directory and Office 365 cloud;
  • Analytical problem solving skills;
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.

Exposure to VMware and MS SQL is desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity for a professional Support Exec to develop their skills and advance their career within a rapidly growing financial organisation.