Senior IT Engineer

Aptus Recruitment
Isle Brewers
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role
Working within a dedicated technical team, you'll be tasked with taking ownership of clients delivering support services across the country within the education sector. My client requires individuals who can deliver 2nd & 3rd line ICT support services, primarily from their helpdesk, as well as project and installation work to schools in the region during holiday periods.

Working within a large team, you'll be supporting other members of the technical team as well as IT infrastructure for various clients. This includes firewalls, Microsoft servers, cloud based email (Office 365), server virtualisation, routers and switches, and networks. The role provides variety on a day to day basis as well as being heavily involved in client project work also. This typically includes upgrades, installations, maintenance and improvement of clients networks.

The Candidate
We're looking for client-oriented and confident team players that are reliable, approachable and self-motivated.

Although a strong technical understanding is essential, a positive and committed attitude is crucial for the successful candidate as well as a passion for technology and the chosen sector. As you will be working in a large team communication and interpersonal skills are required for a good cultural fit.

The essential requirements are:

* Driving licence and own form of transport.
* Experience of delivering IT support in a school environment.
* Experience of troubleshooting, configuration and Installation of
* o Microsoft Windows Server Platforms including Group Policy/MDT/SCCM/WSUS/Clustering
* o firewalls, routers, internet filtering solutions
* o class cloud based email solutions such as Microsoft Office 365.
* o Server virtualisation technologies (Hyper-V, VMWare or Citrix)
* o Network and (both wired and wireless) including VLANs/Routing/Interconnects/Optimisation/Redundancy

In addition, Professional Technical Certifications from Microsoft, HP, Cisco, Vmware, Citrix or other IT vendors is desired.

To have confidence in your ability and be able to work independently on occasions on various escalated server and network issues is a vital element also to consider.

The Package
The basic salary is £26,000-£32,000, depending on experience, with mileage and expenses paid as well as pension scheme, smartphone, and everything else required for the role. The also provided enhanced benefits such as access to perkbox on various cinema tickets or phone insurance etc.

My client employs on personality as well as skills and as such boasts a enthusiastic and professional environment centred around their successful culture.
Something also to consider is you will be DBS checked on successful employment as you will be working within schools.

The Application Process
Please either apply through this job portal or send your CV and cover letter to . If you would like to chat about the role in more detail, please call Oli on .

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