Service Desk Engineer (Managed Services) / Shift Work – Milton Keynes–NEW!!

Service Desk Engineer (Managed Services) / Shift Work – Milton Keynes–NEW!!

The Company:
Focus IT have the pleasure of working with this WELL established IT Solutions Company. Due to demand they are seeking a 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer to compliment their existing support team.

The Role:
The role will be to proactively ensure that all clients receive exceptional Customer service during all contact with the Service Desk, thus ensuring continual exceptional operational service.

The role will be based on a 4 day shift pattern for example 4 x 12hour day shifts for 1 week from 12noon until 12midnight and rotating the following week to 4 x 12hour night shifts from 12 midnight until 12 noon.

You will contribute to service desk incidents through to completion, recognising when escalation is required for the quickest resolution for the client. You will provide international clients with continual and regular updates throughout the management of their incidents, whether assigned to you or a higher level engineer. The role will require you to work effectively on the service desk systems, keeping all tickets fully updated in real time. Other responsibilities will involve performing on-site client visits as a representative of the company where necessary to resolve a technical incident.

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will come from an outsourced or IT service background, with impeccable customer service skills. You will be proficient in Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Exchange, Terminal Server, Microsoft XP, Microsoft Vista and Microsoft Office 2003/ 2007 along Active Directory.

Key Skills:

• You will ideally have 2-3 years experience in a 2nd Line Support or Server Support role
• Knowledge of SQL Server, Server 2003 and 2008, Exchange 2003 and 2007 and Terminal Services (RDP) as well as PC / client Operating Systems is all an advantage.
• You will have a strong knowledge of Microsoft environments, virtualisation and have proficient problem solving skills.

This role is a 2nd Line Service Desk Engineer and can also be known as a Support Analyst, Helpdesk Analyst, 2nd Line Engineer, IT Support Engineer and Helpdesk Engineer.

Any qualifications such as MCSE, MCSA, or MCITP would be highly beneficial towards your application

The Location:
The role is based in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire and is commutable from Northampton, Bedfordshire, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Luton and North London.

This is an excellent opportunity to join this dynamic market leader. Please send CV’s to raj@focus-it-uk.com or alternatively call Raj Gohil on 0844 875 9375 for more information.

Salary: £25,000 – £30,000 + Plus £4k Shift Allowance + On Experience + Great Benefits

Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

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