£26,000 – £30,000
A leading IT hardware business is looking to recruit a Support Engineer to provide on-site IT support, building and configuring client hardware/software to be used at client sites. The Support Engineer will help manage, monitor, and maintain server and workstation platforms, ensuring all paperwork is completed and submitted in a timely manner.
This is an exciting opportunity to join an established IT solutions business focusing on the end-to-end service they deliver to their clients. Having won major contracts with long-standing businesses, the company has significantly strengthened and broadened its customer delivery.
- Provide onsite IT support at client sites
- Build and configure client hardware and software to be used at client sites
- Answer incoming telephone calls, tickets, and emails and be the first point of contact
- Manage own ticket queue and work schedule
- Manage, monitor, and maintain server and workstation monitoring platform daily
- Log support tickets for all issues flagged, including 24/7 and daily checks, notifying the Service Desk Manager of reoccurring outages
- Raise hardware failures as critical P1 priority and raise outages as critical P1 priority
- Ensure the Service Desk Co-Ordinator is kept informed of any scheduling conflicts or changes
- Ensure all paperwork relating to finished work is accurately completed and submitted in a timely manner
- Provide pre-sales support to clients and highlight sales opportunities to the Account Manager
- Be a member of the Out Of Hours On-Call team on a rota basis
- Good knowledge of MS products, Office 365, SharePoint, firewall technologies, networking concepts
- Good working knowledge of IT hardware – Servers, Firewalls, switches, routers, PCs, mobile devices
- Excellent attention to detail, sound problem-solving skills, and analytical thinking
- Proven experience working in an IT support environment covering several different technical areas
- At least 1 formal IT qualification at entry-level or above. For example, GCSE ICT, CompTIA, Microsoft certification, BTech or similar
- Full driving licence
All roles are offered subject to security screening, DBS Enhanced and PNC checks
- Opportunity to buy/sell up to an additional 5 days holiday per year
- Healthcare Cash Plan
- Life Insurance- 4 times annual salary
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Access to 24/7 GP helpline and online GP surgery
- Access to discounts from 1000s of retailers through PERKS
- Personal accident protection
- Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
- Enhanced paternity leave
- Long Service Awards
- Cycle to work scheme
- Voluntary critical illness cover for yourself and partner
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