IT Support Engineer

Recruiter
Recruitment Genius
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Jun 2017
Expires
24 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The IT Support Engineer will be responsible for providing 1st, 2nd and 3rd line support to customers and leading on the delivery of technical projects.

As this role is customer facing, strong interpersonal skills are required along with a smart and professional appearance. Company vehicles are provided but on the rare occasion, a personal vehicle may sometimes be required but when needed, a mileage allowance is provided.

Technical

- Microsoft Windows Servers
- Active Directory
- Microsoft Exchange Server
- Network & Storage fabrics
- Virtualisation Technologies (VMWare, Hyper-V)
- Connectivity solutions including both data and voice technologies (MPLS, VLAN, VPN, - Terminal Services, Firewalls, ISDN, SIP, ADSL / XDSL)

Competitive salary offered depending on experience

Key Responsibilities:

- Take ownership of incidents / problems ensuring focus on quickly restoring services to normal operation within agreed client SLA.
- Responsible for all escalated users queries or issues and personally addressing them to full resolution.
- Develop strong relationships with key members of functional areas and business stakeholders, ensuring they are consistently satisfied with the availability and the performance of IT services, ensuring corrective action is put in place within realistic timescales but ensuring customer expectations are managed.
- You will be responsible for the regular maintenance of client systems.

Key Skills Essential:

- At least 2 years experience of a similar customer facing support role liaising with business stakeholders at all levels.
- Excellent configuration / troubleshooting, analytical and diagnostic skills.
- You will have some have experience of project-delivery.
- A committed and highly self-motivated professional with experience of working within a team-oriented, collaborative environment who can demonstrate initiative, have proven skills in operational service and experience of working in an environment where priorities are constantly changing.
- Flexible and the ability to change focus quickly but not lose sight of what needs doing.
- Have the aptitude to go that extra mile for your customer.

Desirable

- Experience with Apple Mac.
- Experience with PSA and RMM tools.
- CCNA, Network+ or Microsoft Certified Professional / MCSA qualifications.

They offer all our team regular Professional Development Reviews (PDR) where we will work with you to identify the training you need to help you grow.

This is an excellent opportunity offering any candidate the next step in their career progression and a continually challenging day to day environment.