IT Systems Support & Administrator - PowerShell & Office 365

Experis IT
£36k - £38k pa + Excellent Benefits
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Systems Support & IT Administrator - Advanced PowerShell, Office 365, Cloud, Azure

Office 365 & Cloud Tenancy Configuration. Advanced PowerShell & Scripting in a Microsoft Ideal. Applications - Skype, Yammer and Office Pro Plus. MS Exchange Server 2010, MS Exchange Online in a large multi-server hybrid estate (1,500+ Server) environment. Active Directory & DNS, Windows Server 2008/2012 & Cluster Services, NLB, VMWare and/or Hyper-V Technologies, AZURE Cloud Services, Network and Server Management, SCOM.

£35,000 to £38,500 + Excellent Benefits

Solihull, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, West Midlands

Global supplier to the industry and facilities environments are seeking an enthusiastic IT Systems Administrator to provide Support and Administration within their on-premises Datacentre in the West Midlands.

Your main responsibilities will be to:

  • Update the configuration of the Microsoft tenancy for cloud services, ensuring that settings are optimised for security, performance, and appropriate delegation of access rights to business units.
  • Carry out technical service transition tasks, including creation of service operations manual comprising technical procedures, standards, and configuration documentation.
  • Carry out implementation of operating processes for managing the Office 365 and Active Directory Services in a delegated authority process.
  • Implement system administration tasks, user and security administration, house-keeping, software upgrades including daily health and status checks.
  • Provide monthly licensing reports & provide allocation of licensing ensuring best value and best practice is delivered on investment.

This will involve expert working knowledge and experience in implementing and supporting the following technologies:

  • Office 365 administration and management of cloud tenancy configuration in an enterprise environment.
  • Understanding of the client environment for applications such as Skype, Yammer, and Office Pro Plus
  • Advanced PowerShell and scripting in Microsoft environments
  • Exchange Server 2010 and Exchange Online in multi-server hybrid environment
  • Active Directory and DNS
  • Windows Server 2008/2012 including Cluster Services and NLB
  • VMWare and/or Hyper-V Virtualised
  • Azure Cloud Services
  • Network and server management and monitoring tools such as SCOM
  • Server and network security, and management of user rights and permissions
  • Documentation skills using Visio, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint as appropriate.
  • ITIL Foundation qualification and/or a sound understanding of ITIL disciplines is preferred

For the successful candidate the client will offer a secure and stable working environment, an excellent salary and benefits package and a progressive career path.

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