Server Support Engineer (MCSE/MCITP) – Northampton – NEW

Server Support Engineer (MCSE/MCITP) – Northampton – NEW!

The Company

Focus IT has the pleasure with working alongside this very well established It Outsource Company. Our client is one of the leading suppliers of computer systems to distributors, wholesalers and merchants in the UK.

The role

My Client has created a new position within the IT Operations/Change team to provide senior technical escalation to a busy support desk and to assist with a variety of client and internal project work. The ideal candidate will have come from a small or medium sized organisation and will have extensive experience of delivering solutions in a thin client environment (Citrix/Terminal Services).

Duties include supporting and monitoring a Windows 2003/2007 server based environment (active directory, user profiles, drive mapping, printer setup, security policies, etc). Experience of successfully supporting and monitoring industry standard applications including Exchange 2003/2007, Office 2003/2007/2010, Arcserve v11 and above, SQL Server and antivirus software.

Key Skills:
• MCSE, MCITP, CCA or VCP level or equivalent
• Advanced knowledge of: Windows 2003/2008 Server, MS Terminal Services, MS Exchange, VMWare, Citrix, SANs, blade servers
• Extensive project experience including Exchange installations/migrations

You will be supporting a thin client Citrix based network. Alongside this you will be installing, configuring, and supporting network and server hardware including SAN, NAS, routers, switches firewalls, operating system installation and configuration.

The Candidate

You will be required to have around 3 year’s commercial experience in a Server Support environment and multitasking. The ideal candidate will have strong MS Operating Systems and Windows Servers experience.

The role will give you extensive exposure to Server life cycles and project work.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Server Support Engineer to utilise and build upon your skill sets within this rewarding and dynamic organisation.

PLEASE NOTE: Only apply if you have strong written and verbal communication skills and my client will NOT sponsor Visa’s etc.

The Location

The role is based in Northampton and is commutable from Bedford, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and Luton/Dunstable.

Please forward your CV to raj.gohil@focus-it-uk.com or alternatively call 0844 875 9375 for more information.

Salary: £32,000 – £38,000 + Great Benefits