Senior IT Support Engineer (Urgent)
£50,000 | Sittingbourne | Permanent
Posted 14 days ago
Our client is a well-established recognised FMCG organisation based in Sittingbourne, Kent. The client is now looking for a passionate Senior IT Support Engineer professional to join their team to provide infrastructure support to their business. This role will evolve into an IT Manager position as responsibilities and team grows.
We are looking for an experience IT professional who can support our client current IT infrastructure, Servers, desktop support and core equipment including the management of end users, customers and internal support. The infrastructure consists of MS Windows Server environment. Responsibilities include running network diagnostic tools, comparative analysis, and customer communication, compiling information, repairing hardware and software, and deploying new systems. You will be required to have an excellent knowledge of all aspects of MS Windows support, networks, and administration. You will need to have the ability to 'hit the ground running' and work with minimum supervision.
Working with a variety of technologies, the client is looking for the successful candidate to work closely with the business stakeholders and eventually take ownership on small IT infrastructure projects. The successful candidate will take responsibility to provide infrastructure support on a Microsoft Windows Server environment. Core skills will include Active Directory, VMWare, MS Exchange, MS Server support, Networking (ideally Cisco), ITIL and ideally you to show that you are keen on gaining project management skills.
The infrastructure is complex, and they are currently running a variety of technologies. This is role a great opportunity for someone who wants to expand their technical skill set can work with variety of technologies. Any team leadership would give you a distinct advantage but not totally essential!
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 to an IT Manager role. Client is looking to grow the infrastructure support team in the next 6-12 months.
This will be a very varied role that will appeal to somebody who enjoys juggling several different projects and who does not mind being interrupted to resolve an IT crisis. You need to enjoy being part of the team and a problem solver to get the most out of this role.
Fantastic opportunity to join a great client in a high-profile role; shortlisting this week, interviews scheduled for next week, send CV ASAP to avoid disappointment.
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