IT Engineer

Location London, Greater London, England
Discipline: Tech / Dev
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £48,000
Contact name: Adam Price

Contact email:
Job ref: AP952
Published: 4 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

IT Engineer – London, Up to £48K dependent on experience plus big benefits

This communications business is thriving! They now want an IT Engineer to work in an energetic team, with open-mindedness and passion. We're looking for people who are agile, full of ideas and want to challenge the norm.

This IT Engineer acts as an escalation point for the Service Desk team and provides expert assistance with hardware and software problems. There is a significant focus on project work and proactively developing solutions to streamline the customer experience.

This IT Engineer will be responsible for:

• Development and maintenance of standard desktop images

• Hardware evaluation and testing

• Proactive problem resolution to streamline operational support and remove bugs

• Application packaging and deployment

• Systems administration operations including responsibility for but not limited to:

O Antivirus

O Backups

O Package distribution

O Patching services


• Installing, maintaining and configuring the server element of client/server systems

• Installing, maintaining and configuring server software and hardware platforms

• Helping to maintain the security of digital systems

• Responding to assigned calls on the call logging system

• To arrange for external technical support where problems cannot be resolved in house

• Analysing incidents and identifying underlying root causes with the objective of reducing/preventing future recurrences

This This IT Engineer will have knowledge, experience and skills in:

• 3 years’ experience in a commercial IT environment

• Solid Networking Experience

• Sound understanding of the principles of systems administration

• Good scripting skills

• Good diagnostic capabilities

• Good understanding of core Microsoft systems

• Good understanding of core Mac systems

• Knowledge of common IT infrastructure systems and networks

• Hands-on experience of Cloud Services example MS Azure

• Familiar with Network Switches

• Administering Fortinet Firewalls (or similar Firewalls)

• Demonstrate understanding of CISCO Meraki wireless

• Understanding of security principles and best practices

• Comms room maintenance knowledge (hardware, UPS, power, cabling, aircon)

We want this IT Engineer to understand:

• Windows Server 2008/2012/2016 roles and features (including AD DS, Group Policy, DNS, DHCP, AD Sites and Services, Network Policy Service, Certificate Services, MDT and WSUS)

• MS Powershell

• MS SQL Server 2014

• MS Exchange 2010

• MS Office 365

• MS Azure Cloud ServicesIf you’re this This IT Engineer, please get in touch. Please quote AP952 when applying for this role.