Technical Systems Administrator

Technical Systems Administrator

Permanent, full-time vacancy

37.5 hours per week (flexibility in working hours offered / remote working on Fridays)

Salary dependent on experience – £35,000+

Based in Luton / Dunstable


Our client is a well-established software and services company. The company has an unrivalled reputation for delivery of quality products and services, and a history of over thirty-seven years of ethical business practices and consistent profitability.

The business has become an employee-owned company. The controlling majority shareholder is a trust in which all employees have an equal share. This means that every employee of the company becomes a co-owner of the company with certain ownership benefits and responsibilities.

We now have a requirement for a Technical Systems Administrator. The role will involve day to day IT Support Tasks with occasional participation in on-going major Infrastructure projects. The role is potentially very broad and is likely to involve the following:

* Proven experience in providing Technical Support.
* Troubleshooting 2nd line / 3rd line IT support tickets
* Office 365 Administration
* Commissioning new users’ equipment and AD accounts
* Maintaining an asset register of IT Equipment
* Pro-active Monitoring of Critical Infrastructure including security, resource utilisation levels and backups.
* Server Administration Tasks in Exchange, Active Directory and Hyper-V
* Ensuring Process documentation is adhered to and kept up to date.
* Project work to implement recommendations from IT Management to improve existing processes or create new ones.

The Ideal Candidate Will Have Knowledge / Experience with:

* Windows 7/10 with experience of Server 2012 – 2019.
* Office 365
* Microsoft Azure AD and Azure in general
* Active Directory
* Hyper-V Server Administration
* A good understanding of TCP/IP and DNS
* Experience with wired and wireless networks
* Ethernet switching including VLANs
* Experience in diagnosing and fixing networking issues
* Experience in developing scripts e.g. PowerShell

Any knowledge of the following would be highly advantageous;

* Microsoft Exchange
* Microsoft Teams
* Microsoft OneDrive
* Microsoft Visual Studio
* Microsoft SharePoint
* Backup Exec
* SQL Server databases
* SysAid
* Manage Engine
* ForcePoint / Websense Cloud and Endpoint
* Firewall configuration
* IP telephony
* Configuring Storage Area Network devices
* iSCSI networking

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Job Information

Job Reference: 2021072201_1626953508
Salary From: £35000
Salary To: £37500
Job Industries: IT
Job Locations: Luton, Bedfordshire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Technical Systems Administrator, IT Admin, IT Administrator, IT Support, 1st Line, 2nd Line, IT Helpdesk

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