2nd / 3rd Line IT Engineer

Recruitment Genius
London (Greater)
£40000 - £55000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A central London based IT support company is looking for a strong, experienced 2nd line engineer who aspires to progress to a 3rd line role. They require a professional who can hit the ground running to handle with BAU work and take on current and pending projects.

The company encourages their staff to grow and develop - improving the strength of the company and your future prospects.

The company offers a complete range of IT services and solutions to prestigious clients in the financial and fund management arena located in London and with global and remote offices.

This is a great opportunity for personal growth and to have an impact on the technical operation.

Required Technical Skills

As a Managed Service Provider working with multiple clients, they utilise different technologies and therefore require an engineer with a broad spectrum of technical skills. Below are the core requirements, however, your capabilities will be adaptive and grow beyond these;

- Microsoft Windows Server 2003 / 2008 / 2012 / 2016
- Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 / 2007 / 2010 / 2013 / 2016
- Microsoft SQL Server 2005 / 2008 / 2012 / 2014 / 2016
- Microsoft Office 365
- VMware ESX and virtualisation
- HP & Cisco managed switches, routers & firewalls
- Network security solutions & support - AV, 2FA, Encryption
- Knowledge on cloud technologies - Azure, AWS
- Disaster Recovery solutions
- Data Backups management
- IP Services (DHCP, DNS, VPN)

Personal Attributes

You will not only have the required technical skills, but will also have the personal attributes to provide industry leading service, specifically;

- Have a good IT background with strong problem solving abilities
- Be an energetic, self-motivated and enthusiastic team player
- Be able to manage your work load and adhere to deadlines
- Be innovative, pro-active and forward looking
- Strong communication, the ability to translate technical information to clients who may not be of a technical background
- Be able to work independently and as part of a team
- Able to make quantified decisions and have a 'can do' attitude
- Proactive in sharing knowledge with the team
- Administration skills
- Project Management and delivery experience
- The ability to assist with the writing of a proposal