Senior IT Support Engineer

Job Title: Senior IT Support Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 958781_1548687254
Contact Name: Matthew Bliss
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2019 14:54

Job Description

As the ideal Senior IT Support Engineer you will have a strong technical background with very strong hands technical skills in your own right. You will work within the UK IT team providing local support, assisting the UK team by providing escalated technical support and supporting and developing UK server and network infrastructure. Also due to the nature of the role you will be required to fulfil the role of security controller in line with all guidelines to protect the companies customer sensitivities and List 'X' Status.

The main duties/responsibilities of the role include;
- Monitor and maintain the UK network infrastructure, including Firewalls, switches and Wi-Fi Access Points.
- Provide backend Microsoft Server infrastructure support for all UK locations
- Provide all local IT support and act as an escalation point where required within the wider team (inc Network, Server, Desktops and Telephony requirements).
- Support the Engineering function in regard to technical IT matters as they relate to projects and products under development
- Perform the duties of the Security Controller
- Work with the Head of IT to design and implement new solutions for installation and help develop a progressive IT strategy

To be successful in this role you will ideally have a strong knowledge of different types of network topology.

From a technical requirements you require;
- Microsoft Server and Client infrastructure knowledge including Exchange
- Experience supporting virtualised servers/ environments (VMWare, Hyper-V)
- Strong understanding of LAN, WAN, VLANs, routing and Firewalls (Aruba networking and Palo Alto Firewalls an advantage)
- Experience of Active Directory migrations an advantage
- Knowledge of Wireless technologies (i.e. Aruba)
- Experience supporting Microsoft SQL Server
- SharePoint 2010 administration

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Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.