Senior IT Technician

Posted 3 December by Vitesse plc
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Job Title - Senior IT Technician

2nd line In-house support

Main Duties

  • Internal IT issue recording and resolution
  • Field engineer support in relation to IT queries
  • Installing and configuring computer hardware operating systems and applications
  • Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks
  • Talking staff or clients through a series of actions, either face to face or over the telephone to help set up systems or resolve issues
  • Troubleshooting system and network problems and diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults
  • Providing support, including procedural documentation and relevant reports
  • Active Directory/Exchange management
  • Working continuously on a task until completion (or referral to third parties, if appropriate)
  • Prioritising and managing many open cases at one time
  • Rapidly establishing a good working relationship with customers and other professionals
  • Testing and evaluating new technology
  • Solutions delivery and support

Personal Specification

  • Must have a thorough knowledge of operating systems, networking, hardware and software
  • You will possess excellent problem-solving skills
  • You should have the ability to explain problems and solutions clearly to non-technical users
  • An ability to prioritise, work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • A patient and methodical approach
  • It is essential that you have the ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • You will have an out of the box approach and energy to develop and deliver bespoke systems to enhance IT’s presence
  • You will have a working knowledge of current client and server technologies
  • Ability to develop the role and help support and grow the department
  • Experience running the entire Infrastructure for an SME organisation or working for an IT services
  • Office 365 + Microsoft Exchange
  • Windows Server 2008-2016
  • Other Microsoft technologies including Active Directory, DHCP/DNS, etc.
  • Networking- VPN, Switches, Firewalls etc.
  • Windows Terminal server
  • Veem Backup Recovery
  • NFON phone systems

The successful candidate will need to show evidence of the following:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Investigation and analytical skills;
  • The ability to handle multiple priorities;
  • Problem-solving ability;
  • Ambition and the determination to succeed;
  • A unique and original approach to enhancing systems delivery;
  • Confidence and self-motivation;
  • Time management and organisational skills;
  • Team-working skills;
  • Creativity;

Required skills

  • Computer Hardware
  • Helpdesk
  • Networking
  • Problem Solving
  • Computer Technology

Reference: 36757789

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