3RD LINE INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEER (SD)

Recruiter
Atech Support
Location
High Wycombe
Salary
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Depending on experience + benefits
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role Description:

This role is responsible for providing technical services and technology support to both internal and external clients within our Service Desk. The role covers the physical delivery and ongoing support to clients on products, applications, network systems and overall solutions. This role requires an individual who will demonstrate competence in their own area, but who may still be acquiring a higher level skill. They will work with moderate guidance in their own area of knowledge as they deepen their knowledge and skills in one area or broaden their ability over a variety of skills. The jobholder will be responsible for applying their knowledge/skills to a variety of standard day-to-day activities, identifying unusual technical problems.

The role requires a highly motivated, focused and ambitious individual in this fast paced environment to ensure our clients receive exemplary service at all times. The role is based at our head office in High Wycombe but there will be occasions where you will be expected to travel to client sites. Please note there will be a requirement for the individual to be part of an on-call out of hours rota

Duties & Accountabilities:

  • Responding to calls and tickets from clients, clearly identify issues, troubleshooting through to resolution.
  • Taking ownership of and responsibility for infrastructure problems and being proactive when dealing with issues, liaising with both internal and external support functions, clearly setting expectations of others
  • Manage own ticket queue and monitor incidents to resolution
  • Monitor systems and identify performance issues proactively
  • Work within strict SLA timeframes and manage escalation of incidents within defined timelines
  • Assisting in the setting up and running of the RMM tool and ultimately a new NOC service
  • Identify problem trends and implement change as required
  • Identify, design and plan to ensure continued service availability and ensure all changes are carried out in a controlled and tested manor
  • Work with other functions within the business to help identify issues and requirements with a view to continued service improvement
  • Provide technical advice and recommendations for tickets, transferring knowledge to junior colleagues
  • Ensure work is completed in line with KPI targets and personal objectives
  • Provide a technical point of escalation for the service desk

Technical Skills:

  • A strong background in Windows server (2008, 2012, 2016) and Windows server infrastructure including Active Directory, DFS, DNS, DHCP. RADIUS and LDAP, Group Policy, Clustering and WSUS
  • Experience required in Disaster Recovery Solutions
  • SCCM would be advantageous but not essential
  • Can you demonstrate a strong background in Virtualised environments in particular VMware / Hyper V
  • Do you have a strong background in centralised storage environments?
  • Are you MCSE Certified or MCSA equivalent as a minimum?
  • A strong background in backup technologies.
  • A strong background in working with Microsoft Exchange 2007/2010/2013/ Office 365
  • Experience using automated monitoring and log tools and analysing trends and root cause issues
  • Network Security Solutions/Support – AV, 2 Factor Authentication, Encryption etc
  • Understanding/knowledge of Microsoft Azure and Cloud Technologies
Other Skills / Experiences:

  • Demonstrates effective, independent decision making skills
  • Good communications skills and experience dealing with clients and external suppliers
  • Must be reliable, presentable, able to build relationships, tenacious
  • Must have good attention to detail, testing and documentation
  • Must maintain current knowledge of industry best practices and be familiar with operational and system management methodologies
  • Clean and valid driving licence
NO AGENCIES
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77531193