IT Systems Engineer- Windows

Project People
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opening for a Windows IT Systems Engineer to join an organisation in Wolverhampton with focus on managing Microsoft Azure based Windows infrastructure for both customers and internal users. This currently consists of approximately 300 Windows 2008 and Windows 2012 virtual machines, and will include the following tasks:

  • Provide basic Windows Server and administration support for daily operations including 300 virtual machines hosted in Microsoft Azure
  • Follow procedures and guidelines for the following:
  • Daily system checks
  • Windows updates patching
  • User management using Active Directory and Powershell scripts, including creating new user accounts and password resets
  • Setting up new SQL databases
  • Troubleshooting VM connectivity problems for customer
  • Deployment of Change Control Notes to Production Systems


  • IT related degree or relevant work experience/qualifications
  • Knowledge of Windows servers and network equipment
  • Basic understanding of Active Directory, TCP/IP networking and DNS
  • Good analysis and problem solving skills
  • Experience within an IT infrastructure role, including management of Windows servers and network support
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to clearly explain technical issues

Additionally, it would be beneficial if you had knowledge of:

  • PowerShell scripting
  • MS-SQL administration (e.g. backup, restore)
  • IIS web administration
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Firewalls

Project People is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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