Role details

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer (VMware/Hyper-V,Citrix)

Warrington   •   £35,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A global engineering organisation based in Warrington with a growing IT Team
  • Are you a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer with strong Virtualisation skills?

About Our Client

Our client, a leading global engineering organisation require a 3rd Infrastructure Engineer to join the team based in Warrington, Cheshire, North West

Job Description

Key accountabilities:

  • Monitoring, supporting and coordinating the backup, restoration and archiving of data on servers and storage systems; ensuring compliance with backup schedules and updating associated documentation.
  • Administering Active Directory, DNS and DHCP services.
  • Monitoring the availability and performance of infrastructure components; initiating maintenance activities where appropriate.
  • Staging and deploying server/storage/network equipment.
  • Providing assistance to peers, systems administrators and global helpdesk staff.
  • Maintaining MWH's global datacentre in Runcorn UK
  • Developing operational procedures and documentation
  • Resolving incidents within agreed timeframes.
  • Participating in projects as assigned.

The Successful Applicant

Required skills:

  • Self-starter - Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Highly developed ability to analyse, problem solve and troubleshoot
  • Team player - Good interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with others from diverse cultures
  • Embraces change and can tolerate ambiguity
  • Ability to prioritise, organise and work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing
  • Customer service focus
  • Willing to work outside local business hours and on weekends
  • Familiarity with infrastructure technologies and services, which should include:
      • Microsoft Active Directory
      • Server hardware, Server operating systems (Dell \ Cisco UCS - Windows)
      • Virtualisation technologies and thin client solutions (VMware \ Hyper-v \ Citrix)
      • Storage technologies (Dell)
      • Backup \ Archive systems (Commvault)
      • Security - (Symantec Endpoint protection \ WSUS )
      • Monitoring - (SCOM \ Dell Open Manager)
      • Data centre technologies
  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in information systems or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Current Microsoft (MCSA) - preferable
  • Minimum 3 years providing IT support preferably in a large multinational enterprise.

What's on Offer

Salary up to £40,000 dependent on experience including the following benefits:

  • Contributory pension
  • Private health care - including option to include additional at reduced rate
  • 23 days holidays
  • Flexible working options, including working from home
  • 2 professional subscriptions per year
  • 37.5 hours per week (core hours 08:30 - 16:30)

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