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IT Support Infrastructure Engineer - Immediate start

Information Technology
£19.50 to £21.50 Per Hour
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For more information about this job please contact:

Lucy Dore

Osborne Appointments are currently looking for an IT Infrastructure Engineer to join our client on a temporary basis with the possibility to lead to permanent employment.


Key details:

  • Full time – 8:30 – 17:00 (Monday to Thursday) 15:45 (Fridays)

  • Immediate start

  • Free on-site parking

  • Excellent rate

  • The opportunity to join a rapidly expanding business

  • Hitchin based but with occasional travel to other sites (expenses paid)


Duties will include:

  • Implementing and following policies and procedures to maintain compliance

  • Managing and promoting security processes throughout the business

  • Managing data, telecommunications and IT servers to ensure they meet business needs

  • Maintaining strict controls to ensure that the business has an appropriate level of infrastructure redundancy and test all server recovery procedures at a minimum of twice per annum

  • Performing preventative maintenance/updates of the server to minimise operational and security risk

  • Support and manage the infrastructure improvement projects and deliver accordingly

  • Engage with the business and IT team to build strong working relationships  and ensure work is delivered to agreed service levels and KPIS

  • When necessary, provide cover for the IT Support function

  • Maintain knowledge with the latest developments in the IT industry


Qualifications, experience and training:

  • Hold a relevant computer infrastructure or networking qualification to college or degree level.

  • Extensive experience working in an IT Infrastructure Support role.

  • In depth understanding of Windows Operating systems, Active Directory and Microsoft Office Applications

  • Proven knowledge of networking principles, network administration and ideally experience of Meraki and Cisco network switch and firewall configuration

  • Experience of Office 365 email administration.

  • A proven understanding of Information Security principles, applications and their administration, ideally with the software Bit9, CarbonBlack, 2FA, OpenDNS, ProofPoint, Rapid7 & Microsoft Anti-virus\firewall tools.

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills


Personal Characteristics:

  • Conscientious

  • Ability to prioritise, self-manage and learn new skills quickly.

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

  • Confident and enthusiastic with ‘can-do’ positive attitude

  • Organised

  • Improvement focussed to drive out wasteful processes


Thank you for your interest in this vacancy, which is being advertised by Osborne Appointments, who are acting as an employment agency / business. Your application will be considered in competition with others and we will contact you within 3 working days. (Should you wish to speak to one of our team, please contact the Welwyn Garden City Office?)

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