IT Support Analyst - Channel Islands
IT Support Analyst- Channel Isles.
We are currently recruiting on behalf of an industry leader who are looking for an IT Support Analyst (MS Server).
Have you ever considered relocating to one of the UK's most picturesque best kept secrets? that also happens to be a tax haven? One of the largest IT services companies operating between Guernsey and Jersey are looking for an experienced IT support technician to be based out of their Guernsey office. You'll have the opportunity to work with some of the biggest names in the technology and finance industries providing IT support, for a company willing to train you on a number of external technical qualifications
Title: IT Support Analyst. Location: Channel Isles. Start: Client will wait for the right person.
Type: Permanent Appointment.
Salary: cGBP35000 - GBP38000 neg on experience + bonus & benefits.
SKILLS: This role requires intelligent candidates with drive, energy & a passion for technology with commercial experience within an IT related role. Excellent communication skills are essential as is a desire & ability to learn.
Technical Experience of Windows 7 desktop & Windows 2008/2012 Server, server & Workstation hardware, PowerShell, Perl, backup infrastructure, Linux infrastructure, networking & major desktop applications such as MS Office will all be of benefit, but experience in all of them is not essential.
While the client has high academic hiring standards & prefers Degree qualified candidates with a 2:1 degree or better & strong grades at A-level, if you do not have a degree but have good experience then please do call me. With or without a degree all successful candidates will need motivation to use technology, new concepts & ideas to solve complicated problems.
The Role: This is more than a first line support role; from day one you will be dealing with a broad range of technologies in Guernsey and Jersey - flying back and forth to resolve issues as they arise. You will take responsibility for looking after IT systems and responding to trading critical alerts.
Other issues will require a lot of thought and technical skill, including but not limited to:
Monitoring complex in-house systems, Active Directory & Microsoft Exchange management. VMware ESX virtual infrastructure. Desktop PC upgrades & deployments. Server upgrades & deployments. Server & Workstation hardware, diagnostics & repair. Software upgrades, including trading & general infra applications. Backup infrastructure & disaster recovery plans. Automated software packaging & build system. Perl scripts & PowerShell cmdlets to automate daily tasks. Receiving logging and managing calls and email from internal staff.
There are excellent future opportunities to work with senior systems administrators in many specialist sub-teams. Example projects can range from rolling out VMware ESX & virtual infrastructure for a remote office to improving environment monitoring systems in datacentres.
For more information on this exciting and challenging role within a first class dynamic and very social company where good ideas are prized and rewarded correspondingly.
Please call Laura Ramm or send your CV to (see below)
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