IT Technician / 2nd Line / IT Support Engineer

Recruiter
YourRecruit IT Ltd
Location
Sunbury-on-Thames
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Middlesex, TW12

£24,000 - £26,000 plus outstanding benefits including generous pension scheme, life assurance, health insurance, free parking, free lunches, discounted school fees etc.

IT Support. 1st Line. 2nd Line. Helpdesk. Education. Active Directory. SIMS. Firefly. Exchange. Internet Filtering, Safeguarding Technology. Networking - DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP. Wireless. VPN. Apple Mac.

*Please note successful candidates will be required to pass a DBS check*

The IT Technician / 2nd Line / IT Support Engineer:

Is working for a prestigious and reputable organisation within the education sector, based in Middlesex, TW12. The organisation is one of the UK’s leading independent schools with an outstanding working environment in which the IT Technician can progress. The working environment is second to none, and the role offers benefits including a generous pension scheme, private health insurance, free lunches and free parking, plus lots more!

We are looking for an experienced Technician who is confident in working in classrooms and supporting users face to face. Experience within the education sector is a welcome bonus, and technical knowledge of Windows Server, Active Directory, Email platforms, Network services, firewalls and filtering and Windows and Apple Mac systems is essential. If you are looking for an outstanding opportunity this could be the ideal role for you!

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The successful IT Technician / 2nd Line / IT Support Engineer will be responsible for the following areas;

  • Supporting, monitoring, maintaining and managing a wide range of technical systems within the school’s infrastructure.
  • Providing 1st and 2nd line support and assurance to staff and pupils across a large site.
  • Supporting users face to face on a daily basis; we are looking for someone who is confident in working in classrooms.
  • Delivering day-to-day IT support.
  • Planning and implementing system security policies.
  • Daily monitoring of the performance of the networks including anti-virus, internet filtering and safeguarding technologies.

The successful candidate will have the following technical expertise and experience;

  • Experience with developing, managing and supporting systems, services, networks and infrastructure in a multi-site environment.
  • Providing IT services for a large number of users (2,000)+, such as filtered web access, data storage, email services, networked printing, backups and various software packages.
  • Multiple versions of Windows Server.
  • Education specific software such as Firefly and SIMS.
  • Virtual platforms including servers, storage and backups.
  • Active Directory setups.
  • Email platforms, both local and cloud based.
  • Network services such as DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, wireless, and VPN.
  • Firewall and filtering.
  • Windows and Apple Mac systems, software and services.

The post is working for an incredibly prestigious and reputable organisation within the education sector, based in Middlesex, TW12. The organisation is one of the UK’s leading independent schools with an outstanding working environment in which the experienced IT Systems Administrator can progress. The working environment is second to none, and the role offers benefits including a generous pension scheme, private health insurance, free lunches and free parking, plus lots more!

Key Skills:IT Support. 1st Line. 2nd Line. Helpdesk. Education. Active Directory. SIMS. Firefly. Exchange. Internet Filtering, Safeguarding Technology. Networking - DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP. Wireless. VPN. Apple Mac.

Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you haven’t heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies. YourRecruit (IT) Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender or disability and complies with all relevant UK legislation.

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