Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Harrington Starr is working with a leading organisation who is currently looking for a talented Senior Systems Engineer to join their established team. A Senior System Engineer to support clients from their London office. This is an excellent role for an experienced candidate with strong infrastructure experience including Windows and Citrix who is interested in a mix of project-based work and Level 3 support for multiple clients

•A Delivery and Operations Role where the split between delivery and operational responsibility will be 70/30
•Direct and act as reference point to Junior and Intermediate Team members
•Be aware of the IT organisations strategic aims, policies, processes and procedures
•Ensure incidents and service requests are dealt with to the Business’ satisfaction
•Actively work with appropriate teams in IT to pre-empt service issues and minimise theimpact of service issues to the Business
•Keep up-to-date with developments within the organisation that may have an impactonthe user experience
•Take lead responsibility for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation,
and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure

 •Solid experience within a Systems Administration\Systems Engineering role
•Solid experience in a Delivery environment, preferably within the Private Sector
•Subject matter expert in a least one core Infrastructure System or Application
•Experience of using best practice IT Service Management tools to log and manage user calls and provide first time resolution where practical. Experience of Service Now is preferred
•Professional qualifications: Systems Administration/System Engineer certification in Linux
and Microsoft.
•Must be able to demonstrate competency and exposure to:

  • Active Directory, authentication and access management
  • Messaging Infrastructure – MS Exchange & Skype for Business, on-premise & on-line
  • Mobile Device Management – Good, Blackberry Work, etc
  • PowerShell
  • AWS
  • VMWare ESXi
  • Microsoft Windows Server and Windows Infrastructure Services - DNS, WINS, DHCP,
  • Red Hat Linux
  • PKI
  • Enterprise Storage
  • Office 365
  • Blackberry Work
  • Mimecast
  • SharePoint on-line
  • TCP/IP Networking, OSI Model, Corporate WiFi Networking