Senior Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Shaw Daniels Solutions Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Systems Engineer
Our client, a well-known IT Managed Service Provider and a big player within the financial market (Hedge funds, Banks, Private Equity and so on). Based in the heart of London they are now on the lookout for a Senior Systems Engineer to become a key player within an organisation and build on their career.
If you are consistently an escalation point for all major issues, provide architecture and Pre-sales but also have a heavy involvement with Implementations, Designs and Deployments then this is the job for you.
This position will be responsible for managing and working closely with clients in London, to help shape their businesses going forward.
This role requires Escalation support to all UK Clients. Support areas are very varied and from one day to the next you could find yourself working with an array of technologies such as 0365, AWS, Azure, Active Directory, MS Exchange, VMware and much more. In addition, this role is responsible for organizing highly complex activities for IT development, implementation, and maintenance of technology project initiatives.
In addition to staying abreast of industry trends and best practices, you will provide reassurance to Clients during project delivery with a clear understanding and awareness of the technical implementations and changes being carried out by the delivery teams.
Hands-on experience - Senior Systems Engineer
* Configuring and supporting Microsoft operating system-based servers
* Office 365 / Azure /AWS Builds, Migrations and deployments
* VMWare Builds, Migrations and deployments
* Microsoft Active Directory and DNS, Builds, Migrations and deployments
* Microsoft Exchange server 2007 and 2010, Builds, Migrations and deployments
* Supporting various SAN arrays (ideally TAP3 would be beneficially)
* Citrix Server Builds, Migrations and deployments
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS - Senior Systems Engineer
* VMware VCP5 Certification
* Exam 70-662 Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
* E10-001 Information Storage and Management (EMCISA)
* E20-532 Storage Administrator (EMCSA)
* Other vendor certifications as necessary
RESPONSIBILITIES - Senior Systems Engineer
* Manage, deploy, build, migrate and support storage and virtualization platforms deployed by my client.
* Act as an escalation point for matters concerning server infrastructure.
* Setup servers, Active Directory, Exchange, and handle all phases of migrations and upgrades.
* Coordinate any and all network related work with NE, phones, or any other group that is involved in IT infrastructure.
* Create documents and Project Plans for Clients, as well as all closeout documents.
* Handle all infrastructure related questions for Client during duration of project.
* Work directly with vendors on third party server\software deployment.
* Work on new Project Plan design, and overhaul.
* Attend Client meetings and gather requirements relating to new Client setups and relocations.
* Work closely with technical colleagues to develop Client solutions.
* Perform site surveys to evaluate and document scope of work required.
* Produce estimates and budgets relating to new site setups and relocations.
* Represent the business and the Client during construction meetings with architects, engineers, and other vendors
* Assisting with Pre-Sales activity as part of the UK sales life cycle.
Senior Systems Engineer
London based
Circa £80,000 - £85,000
Bonus, Pension 5%, Healthcare, 25 days holiday plus 8 days bank holiday (33 days total), dental car, Death in service x 4 and much more

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