Junior IT Systems Engineer, Faringdon

MARS Recruitment
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior IT Systems Engineer, 1st / 2nd Line Support, Faringdon, Oxfordshire / Wiltshire, £22,000 - £28,000pa + IT training & benefits:

One of the UK's fastest growing IT support and cloud consultancies is looking to a Junior IT Systems Engineer to their talented team. Within this role you will be working on cloud infrastructure and supporting the fast growing number of hosted companies. You will start by working on the helpdesk, answering incoming calls and emails from customers, troubleshooting and resolving tickets within the agreed SLA's. There will also be hands on systems administration / technical support to external users, visiting customers to install and troubleshoot a wide range of IT hardware and software, and provide technical advice to sales teams.

About You:

You will need a keen interest and understanding of 'cloud' technology with technical skills that cover knowledge of modern IT systems including MS Windows Server and desktop operating systems, VMware ESXi and MS Exchange 2007-13. You will be a self-starter who is motivated and has strong client facing skills. You will need to display a high level of dedication to the role. Independence is a key feature of the correct candidate, willing to work varied hours and be on call on a rotational basis. Attention to detail and willingness to learn and progress essential.

Technical skills:

  • Demonstrable good working knowledge of modern IT systems including MS Windows Server and desktop operating systems, VMware ESXi and MS Exchange 2007-13
  • Overview of back up security and disaster recovery
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Virtualisation and Cloud Services
  • Good spoken and written English for communicating with clients over the phone and by email

In return, you will receive a competitive salary and the options to study leading industry standard qualifications, MCITP, VMware or CCNA.

If you're a Junior IT Support Engineer who is looking to kick start their IT career with a rapidly expanding IT consultancies then please send us a copy of your CV.

Our client is looking for someone immediately and we have interview slots available now.

IT Support | Systems Engineer | VMware | Windows Server 2008/12 R2 | DNS | DHCP | AD | WAN | LAN | NAT's | Firewall |Veeam |Z SQL | Citrix |Sophos

MARS Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from suitably qualified applicants regardless of race, colour, sex, marital status, national origin, religion, age, disability, or any other protected status. Suitable candidates for the role will be contacted within 3 working days, unfortunately if you haven't heard back in this time your application has been unsuccessful at this time.

MARS Recruitment is a specialist Engineering & IT recruiter working in partnership with companies across the UK and offers services of both an Employment Business (for Temporary/Contract roles) and an Employment Agency (for Permanent roles).