IT Engineer

Posted 19 March by Thatcham Research Featured

Due to increasing volumes of work here at Thatcham Research, we are expanding our technical team and as such are looking for a talented IT Services Engineer to join us on a full time, permanent basis. Due to the diverse nature of projects, we will be pleased to consider candidates from a range of backgrounds, particularly those who have expert knowledge in on one of the following disciplines; Windows Server (Inc. services such as AD, ADFS, DNS, DFS), VMware, Linux servers or Cisco Networking.

So, if this sounds like you and you’re looking for a new opportunity where you will be encouraged to take the technical lead in projects and manage IT infrastructure, then we want to hear from you.

As an IT Services Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Leading and managing technical projects from scope to implementation
  • Providing and maintaining clear system / service documentation
  • Updating and securing Thatcham’s intellectual property, including customer and member data
  • Managing change control, including SLAs, risk and information security
  • Providing knowledge and support to the technical support team where required

As an IT Services Engineer your skills and experience will include:

  • Experience working within an IT department supporting services like; Windows Server, Active Directory, SANs, Cisco Networking or Linux
  • Experience of managing and delivering IT projects, including achieving any service level agreements (SLAs)
  • Experience deploying and managing customer applications
  • Experience in complex software implementations, integrations and deployments

Location: Thatcham, Berkshire

Salary: We offer a competitive benefits and pension package, with a salary that is dependent on skills and experience

About Thatcham Research

At the cutting edge of automotive research in the UK, Thatcham Research has a unique role in shaping the design of new vehicles and influencing ever higher standards of safety, security and repairability.

With an on-site Crash Laboratory, Repair Technology Centre, Training Academy and Crime Lab, our research expertise is driving some of the very latest automotive developments in technology, materials and standards in this fast moving and highly technical industry.

Thatcham Research is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.

Required skills

  • Active Directory
  • Linux
  • VMware
  • Windows Server

Application questions

Do you have strong experience in any of the following areas; Windows Server, VMware, Linux or Cisco?
Do have experience supporting IT services, working within an IT Department?

Reference: 34713088

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