Temporary Desktop Support Engineer

  • Job Reference: 6863100/002
  • Date Posted: 23 March 2020
  • Recruiter: Central & East
  • Location: Cambridgeshire, England
  • Salary: £18.00 to £24.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Interim Desktop Support Engineer

Location: Cambridgeshire

Shifts: 4 days on 4 days off followed by 4 nights on 4 nights off, rotating

Hourly rate: Day shifts - £20, Night shifts - £24


Main purpose of the job: To help determine customer needs, as the customers first point of contact with this is a vital role within the organisation


Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provision of support, both remotely and at customer premises working with computer users to resolve problems and answer questions on a variety of hardware components and software programs.


Experience and Knowledge:

  • An understanding of the Citrix Virtualisation technology suite Supporting and maintaining XenApp server farms

  • Windows Server technologies (Active Directory Group Policies, Remote Desktop Services, IIS, Certificate Services etc)

  • Supporting and maintaining XenDesktop sites, services, components and Desktops

  • Supporting and maintaining Citrix Provisioning Services workloads

  • Linux and/or XenServer experience particularly in virtualising high end graphics

  • An understanding of Datacentre virtualisation technologies (VMware ESXi, XenServer, SAN technologies, Converged Infrastructure etc)

  • An understanding of network technologies (TCP/IP, VPN, DHCP/DNS, Firewall etc)

  • Supporting and Maintaining Cisco UCS

  • Basic PowerShell & scripting


Should you be interested in this position, please apply with your up to date CV for consideration. Although they have certain requirements, they are prepared to teach candidates that the show the right aptitude, so please apply even if you do not tick all of the boxes.