Technical Engineer

SSP Worldwide
Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Engineer
Aldershot, Hampshire
Up to £40,000 (Dependent on Experience) + Extensive Benefits Package

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

Our team is growing, so we are on the lookout for a talented Technical Engineer to join our Operations Team, based at our Aldershot office.

The purpose of the Technical Engineer will be:

To work within the Internal IT team, working on hardware, communications and operating systems, provide a prompt, friendly and professional service to SSP’s Global IT users in relation to network administration, documentation and testing.

We’d like to meet a Technical Engineer with experience in the following -

- SharePoint 2010 Administration and Management
- Microsoft Exchange Server Administration 2007, 2010
- VMware ESXi Implementation, Administration and Migration
- SQL Server
- Microsoft Office 365
- WSUS Management and Administration
- WDS Management and Administration
- Backup Exec 2012/2010
- McAfee Antivirus, DLP
- SCCM Operating System Deployment

What’s in it for you?

- A unique working environment where you’ll be surrounded by passionate experts from a variety of backgrounds and industries, all with the one strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software.
- We are offering a generous salary and matching pension scheme.
- A clear, personal learning and development plan that provides the frameworks and development solutions to ensure everyone has the opportunity to maximise their performance and realise their potential.
- Generous holiday allowance (25 days + Public Holidays), free parking and life assurance.
- A wide range of flexible benefits such as experience days, gym memberships and childcare vouchers, to wellbeing benefits like healthcare cashback plans, and so much more.

The Technical Engineer responsibilities include:

- Assisting in release management and technical integration processes for projects
- Investigating and solving technical problems and long-term outstanding issues for internal business units
- SAN/Cluster Administration including data restore
- Exchange Server, Virtual Server and SharePoint Administration
- Group Policy Management
- Performing backups and checking of automated backups (Symantec Backup Exec)
- Hardware installation and configuration
- Applying software updates
- Active Directory Design and Administration
- Documenting systems and their configuration
- Documenting process and procedure
- Routinely health checking systems and software
- System performance monitoring and reporting
- Working as part of a team in resolving issues
- Demonstrating an excellent customer service focus when dealing with internal customers
- Investigating new products and technologies, which have the potential to improve or enhance existing products and services. This will either be pro-actively or as required by the Manager
- Serving as a technical resource by providing support to multiple projects and business units
- Providing technical assistance and support, either formal or informal, for more junior team members and mentor new and inexperienced team members as required. Also provide technical training to colleagues as required
- Covering specific responsibilities of the Technical Services Manager as and when required

A career with us:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best.

We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do.

The Technical Engineer plays a crucial role in delivering our vision and values through you, your team and the business.

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Additional Keywords: Technical Engineer, Systems Engineer, Systems Administrator, SysAdmin, Application Engineer, Software Engineer, Server Engineer.
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