Network and Systems Engineer THTN77251

Sale, Greater Manchester
£37,324 – £43,334 per annum
25 Jan 2019
22 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Trafford Housing Trust (THT) is an independent housing company providing more than 9,000 quality affordable homes within the Trafford area of Manchester. We are a “profit-for-purpose” organisation, striving for a society transformed, free from poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here at THT, we are now looking for a Network and Systems Engineer to ensure the stability, integrity and efficient operation of the in-house ICT systems, including the virtual server infrastructure, switches and firewalls.

Within the role, you will provide day-to-day operational support and maintenance for server, storage and network infrastructures whilst providing proactive and project work to implement and develop new systems. You must ensure that all networking equipment and servers are patched and all vulnerabilities are remediated in line with timescales outlined in the patch management policy. You will also provide 3rd line support, and 2nd line as needed, ensuring incidents, service requests and problems are resolved quickly.

We’re looking for an individual who has an understanding of Azure and associated technologies, including ADFS, Azure AD, MFA and conditional access and who has core routing and switching experience at the enterprise level. With a strong customer focus, giving you the ability to explain ideas and solutions at all levels, you will have a good understanding of ITIL methodology and be able to adapt skills to new situations, configurations and technologies. You’ll have good knowledge and understanding of Microsoft 365, knowledge of low-latency network design and optimisation and be of expert level in VMware virtualisation technologies.

Closing Date: 22nd February 2019

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