We are seeking to appoint an experienced Technical Support professional into a diverse role, up to £32,000 +
IT Support Engineer
£28,000 - £32,000 + Benefits & Bonus
Reading, Berkshire UK
Your new company
We are an award winning organisation who own, manage and develop high profile Real Estate across Europe. We are positioned in the FTSE 100 and provide resources required to facilitate everyday Real Estate management to a large customer base. Our business has recently undergone considerable growth and the demand for ever more innovative technology requires the availability of an advanced, reliable and flexible IT Infrastructure.
In particular, we are growing our local infrastructure support team and now have a requirement for an IT Support Engineer with experience at the 2nd line in our Reading branch to provide network and infrastructure support across our UK sites.
Your new role
You will join our experienced technical team, supporting our internal and external users on core systems, with the option to run projects to update our technology and improve internal processes. Both networking and traditional infrastructure support will fall under your remit and you will be known throughout our UK operation as a 'go to' expert for technical queries.
We're an experienced group of technical individuals and you'll work beside a high performing 3rd line team, supporting them at our Real Estate sites. We'll provide the perfect environment for you to progress to being a 3rd line engineer and we'll promote from within should you succeed in this position.
What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate in this post you'll display previous experience in a diverse technical support environment, where you have supported both the network and server infrastructure. As a natural communicator you will feel comfortable both working autonomously, and building lasting professional relationships nationally and abroad.
Your technical skill set will stem from traditional Windows based support with strong ability in Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange, Windows Server and DNS/DHCP. Any exposure to VMware or Cisco networking will place you at a distinct advantage.
We're happy to provide on the job training and will allow you to flex your responsibilities in line with the technology you're passionate about, in return we're looking for someone who has a strong, underlying knowledge of technical systems and an understanding of not just how to do something, but why you're doing it.
What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive package including a bonus, on-call allowance, pension, and a significant choice of voluntary benefits. We are housed beautiful offices with cutting edge equipment at your disposal, based in the centre of Reading.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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