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Desktop and Server Support Engineer

Job Title: Desktop and Server Support Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Bonnie Chuong
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Desktop and Server Support Engineer

Montash has been retained by an international Financial Services to source for a Desktop Support Engineer for their growing team.

You'll be responsible for providing technical support to the business as well as handling service requests for the end user - both Desktop Support and Server Support.

You'll be part of a team that works across 2 locations but this role is based in London. There may be an expectation to travel to Bury St Edmund's a couple of times a year.

Technical Skills

  • Hands on Desktop Support experience in a commercial, predominantly Microsoft environment.
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Windows 7 and the entire Microsoft Office 2013 suite.
  • Fundamentals of MS Server administration, build and maintenance, including Server 2012 R2, Exchange Online and Office365.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) or comparable enterprise desktop imaging and software deployment platform.
  • In-depth understanding of Windows based PC hardware, software and peripherals.
  • Experience working with group policy (GPO).
  • Extensive knowledge of Active Directory, DNS and DHCP
  • Practical experience using virtualisation/hypervisor technologies.
  • Required Minimum 3 years working in Exchange and Active Directory environments
  • Fluency with appropriate administration tools and consoles (MMC)
  • Basic knowledge of scripting and automation tools including Powershell, Batch and VBS

Desirable Skills

  • Microsoft MCSE, MCSA or MCITP Certification, though other recognised qualifications would also be of interest.
  • ITIL V3 Certification
  • Helpful experiences include: Professional experience in Lending or Financial Services, E-Commerce, or Dev/Ops environments.
  • Experience with VOIP desktop client support and administration (Softphone)
  • Functional knowledge of LAN/WAN.
  • Virtualization - Citrix Xen, VMWare
  • Experience supporting MacOSX hardware and software.

If you are interested in this role - please apply now.

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