IT Systems Engineer (Messaging Specialist)

Recruiter
IQ TECH SOUTH
Location
Colchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1170131759
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exceptional opportunity has arisen for an exceptional Systems Engineer to join our thriving multinational organisation. The client is offering varied and challenging environment with the opportunity to add and grow their UK operations.

As the technology owner, responsibility for capacity planning, product lifecycles, platform optimisation, development and documentation will fall under the remit of this role, including being the subject matter expert for the Change and Major Incident processes and an escalation point for other team members. The role holder will also own technical relationships with appropriate 3rd Parties and work with the Security, DR and Backup functions to ensure that the systems are resilient, secure and recoverable.

The Messaging Specialist will also provide out of hours working and/or on-call support as part of a shift rota with other members of the Infrastructure team.

Background:
  • Has a background of running with environments of 3000+ users in a hybrid Exchange / Google environment.
  • "can-do" personality
  • Passion for continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Ability to work with others in a collaborative way
  • Technical expert in a range of technologies, who is driven, able to work on their own and hit the ground running.

Experience:
  • Required - Extensive experience with messaging platforms - Microsoft Exchange, Office365, Mimecast & GSuite.
  • Required - Experience with Enterprise level migrations from Exchange 2010 to Exchange Online and, Exchange, Google Apps and collaboration Platforms such as Slack & Microsoft Teams.
  • Experience of integrating Google Apps with Exchange and Active Directory would be beneficial.
  • Experience of integrating Microsoft InTune with SCCM is desirable.
  • Good working knowledge of virtualisation technologies including VMWare.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Understanding of support team working practices.
  • Experience of email protocols and routing methods
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
  • Experienced with Powershell on a regular basis
  • Working technical experience with designing, building, installing, configuring and supporting complex systems.

This is a fantastic role where you will need to have a high degree of energy, enthusiasm and commitment to succeed. The role is a brand new role and will require flexibility and creative thinking skills to relentlessly contribute towards making a truly great service. Candidates must be able to build and maintain good relationships with those around them - at all levels of the business. The client is offering fantastic opportunity for career progression.

Fantastic opportunity to join a great client in a high profile role; interviews scheduled for next week, send your CV ASAP to avoid disappointment. Please note this role will involve travel too.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.

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