Senior IT Officer - 6 month fixed term contract

Job Title: Senior IT Officer - 6 month fixed term contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: PRO RATA
Start Date: 2019-03-04 00:00:00
Reference: 176102262
Contact Name: Chetan Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2019 10:39

Job Description

Senior IT Officer required for a leading and well known research charity based in the City of London (Tower Hill / Aldgate).

As a member of the IT Team, you will be responsible for the delivery of key IT projects, most notably Office 365 Multi-Factor Authentication and Mobile Device Management, using Enterprise Mobility + Security (EMS). You will undertake a security audit on the infrastructure, making appropriate recommendations and implementations.

This is a 6 month fixed term contract role, paying £36,000 to £40,000 pro rata (plus excellent benefits), working 35 hours per week. Interviews asap and immediate start required.

The post holder will have strong technical skills in Office 365 and Azure Active Directory, having experience of implementing Enterprise Mobility + Security. You will have experience in and knowledge of IT security threats, analysis, prevention and reporting. You will have proven project management and organisational skills and the ability to communicate technical information clearly to non-technical stakeholders. You will be able to work independently as well as part of the team.

Core duties include:

" Day-to-day upgrades and maintenance of in-house applications (e.g. helpdesk application, anti-virus)
" Supporting the IT team with additional tasks, such as server maintenance and network troubleshooting.
" Ensure sufficient documentation, handover and training of new implemented technologies to the rest of the IT team.
" Recommending continued methods of effective protection against external security threats.
" Being aware of new and developing technology and making recommendations for the continual development and improvement of the infrastructure and IT environment.

Essential skills:
" Experience in a similar role or demonstrable, transferrable skills acquired from other roles.
" In-depth administration of Office 365, especially Security and Compliance.
" Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security.
" IT security, including knowledge of common threats, analysis, prevention and reporting.

Desirable skills:
" Networking skills (WAN, LAN, TCP/IP, DNS and DHCP)
" Administer a corporate anti-virus solution, such as McAfee VirusScan Enterprise.
" VMWare ESXi 5.5 or later.
" Microsoft Exchange 2013 or later.
" Windows Server 2008 and 2012, or later.