3rd Line Systems Engineer - Win 2003 - 2012R2 Server, AD

Job Title: 3rd Line Systems Engineer - Win 2003 - 2012R2 Server, AD
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke
Salary: £35,000 Plus Excellent Benefits
Start Date: June 2018
Reference: JD/P/17720
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2018 15:14

Job Description

3rd Line Support Systems / Infrastructure Engineer required for full time role in Stoke to assist with the development, maintenance and support of a diverse IT infrastructure.

Role will include:

- Providing the highest level of support to the business (third and fourth line)
- ensuring the availability, integrity and performance of systems through a process of continual improvement
- design, integration, testing and documentation of new technologies
- liaising with 3rd parties to design and implement strategies to deliver infrastructure services
- escalation point for any issues highlighted by the IT Service Delivery Team, ensuring timely resolution
- direct communication with customers to manage expectations
- ensuring the availability, integrity and performance of IT infrastructure
- pro-actively review the IT infrastructure to identify areas for improvement
- maintaining documentation of IT infrastructure and associated processes
- working with IT Support Team to resolve issues
- design and provision IT solutions to support Group strategy, including supporting documentation
- assist both Database and Software Development Teams as required
- adhering to and ensuring the enforcement of all Group policies
- assist in the review and amendment of Group information security policies
- create and maintain documentation, including systems configuration, processes, test and project plans
- timely escalation of issues to IT Operations Manager.

Skills & Experience

- Significant 3rd Line support experience
- Proven experience and understanding of Windows 2003 - 2012R2 Server core services and Active Directory management (including Group Policy, login scripts and roles)
- Experience of VMWare, including maintenance and provisioning
- Experience of installation and supporting of Microsoft Exchange (2003 onwards) including Office 365
- Excellent working knowledge of core networking services - e.g. TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, RDP, SNMP, LDAP, Kerberos
- Networking skills – e.g. switching, routing, VLANs, PoE, WLAN, MPLS
- NAS / SAN storage infrastructures
- Strong analytical and problem solving ability
- Knowledge of Avaya telephony systems an advantage.

Our client is interviewing Thursday 17th May in Stoke on Trent – please apply today for an immediate response!

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