Senior IT Engineer

  • Job Reference: 6727860
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £140 Per Day
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Contract Senior IT Engineer
Recruitment Agency Ref: 6727860

Venn Group is currently working with an Education Organisation based in London who is recruiting for an experienced Senior IT Engineer to join their organisation on a contract basis.
Location: East London
Length: 2-3 months
Salary: 140 per day (umbrella)
Start date: ASAP

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Providing high level technical support and guidance, and take technical ownership of the higher-level or escalated technical matters
  • Installing and maintaining standard network cabling, performing diagnostic and recovery routines on network equipment and, configuring network clients with appropriate server information and software
  • Installing, testing and managing software across servers/desktops in accordance with the necessary change control procedures, and technology, i.e. SCCM, MDT, imaging driver and software deployment
  • Maintaining and installing server operating systems, including troubleshooting, 1st, 2nd and 3rd line fault resolution escalating with suppliers and 3rd party providers as required
  • Assisting in creating and implementing a structured approach to rolling out new hardware or software, including procurement and testing
  • Supporting 2000 plus users across 4 sites
  • Maintaining, updating and diagnosing technical aspects of the wireless network

The successful candidate will have:

  • In-depth knowledge of installing, configuring, Network infrastructure (VMWare and Hyper-V)
  • Experience of administering and integrating SAN storage solutions
  • Supported Microsoft server platforms including SQL Server, Office SharePoint, Exchange Server 2016, Office 365, including Microsoft Windows Server 2008 to 2016, Windows desktops 7/8/10
  • Experience of installing, configuring, maintaining, upgrading and troubleshooting large production multi-site Windows Server Domains
  • Managed routers and switches
  • Multi-site SCCM administration knowledge
  • A previous enhanced DBS
  • Education experience is desirable

To apply for this role or to find out about other Education Technology jobs, please contact Jack Salmon on the London Education Technology Recruitment team on 020 7557 7667 or email

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