ICT Support Specialist - Network

Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Nov 2017
Closes
24 Nov 2017
Ref
00075382
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An ICT Support Specialist is required to join a modern, vibrant co-educational school for 2 to 18 year olds.

As the ICT Support Specialist (Network) your role will be to install, maintain and manage the availability and security of the School's network (and associated hardware and software), in order to provide an effective IT environment to support the academic and curriculum needs of the School. You will also be required to support the physical and virtual environments (including cloud technologies) across the Junior and Senior Schools and to be proactive in ensuring that the School has a secure and stable ICT platform from which to operate.

This appointment is Permanent Full-Time position (52 weeks a year) from 9am - 5pm.

Principal Accountabilities:
- To design, configure, optimise, monitor and maintain the School's LAN and WANs and in doing so providing an effective, reliable and secure communications infrastructure that follows industry best practise to underpin all corporate computer systems.
- To effectively implement and manage the delivery of ICT Infrastructure projects based on a broad and detailed knowledge of the current and emerging technologies during both term time and during school holidays that will improve the ICT facilities throughout the School.
- To maintain and monitor the integrity of the School's electronically held information by performing regular
reviews and testing of the back-up systems, disaster recovery planning and input into the Business Continuity plan where appropriate and informing the School of required changes and enhancements to continually improve the School's recovery position.

Technical Advisory/Support:
- As part of the ICT Support Team you are to promote and deliver fair and highly quality customer care services to all pupils and staff. This will be achieved by providing hands-on technical support for staff and pupils of the School, and to provide staff cover assistance to ICT colleagues as required.
- To provide support, guidance and training to staff in the use of ICT technologies used at the School (including 1:1 iPad deployment and BYOD services).

Qualifications/Experience:

- Expert working knowledge of the following is essential:
- Windows Server installation and administration (AD, GPO, DHCP, DNS, DFS/R, Hyper-V)
- Exchange Server and Office 365
- SharePoint 2010+
- LANs/WLANs & WANs
- VLAN and Routing installation and administration
- SAN installation and administration
- Firewall
- WiFi
- Encryption technologies
- System monitoring and management, including System Centre and DPM/Veeam.
- Scripting skills (Powershell, VB)

Salary: Competitive Remuneration Package depending on experience.

To apply: Please send your C.V along with a completed application form.