Systems Administrator

  • Job Reference: 6997700/001
  • Date Posted: 5 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Central & East
  • Location: Hertfordshire, England
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

As a Systems Administrator you will assist the Desktop Support Engineers with technical issues beyond their knowledge and mentor them to gain additional skills across the applications used throughout the company, as well as to work with the Head of IT Infrastructure to implement new services

  • 37.5 plus on-call as part of rota

  • £45000 per annum


Skills you will need:

Familiarity with Microsoft Windows networks, including cloud functions within the Azure and Office 365 stacks, and be able to offer a second- and third-line support function and have

  • Excellent knowledge of Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019, Windows 10

  • Experience of managing AD, DNS, DHCP, Group Policies & cloud-based telephony systems

  • Experience configuring and support VPN solutions

  • Substantial computer hardware and software fault finding experience

  • Substantial experience (5 years +) of second line support or higher

  • Ability to produce user guides and training material to support implemented changes

  • A team orientated approach and willingness to support colleagues.

  • Strong organisational and administrative skills. Ability to reprioritise work on a constant basis

  • Ability to manage own workload and multitask. Remain calm under pressure

  • Methodical and questioning approach to solving issues.

  • Strong communication skills and ability to explain in layperson’s terms

  • Full and valid driving licence with a willingness to travel as required