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3rd Line Support - SC Cleared

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Recruiter: LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
Listed on: 25th January
Location: Corsham
Salary/Rate: £300 - £350
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

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Our client currently has an urgent requirement for an SC Cleared 3rd Line Support Engineer.The role requires a mininum of SC Clearance and is based on site in Corsham.

Key Tasks
1Support and sustain customer and internal IT infrastructure to ensure a high-quality service to business users
2Install, upgrade, support and troubleshoot Enterprise Applications and Webservers hosted on Windows Servers. establishing the networking environment by designing system configuration, directing system installation, defining, documenting and enforcing network standards
2Manage and Support the VMware environment
3Manage and Support the backup environment
4Manage and Support the Windows server environment:
5Manage and Support the Network and Firewall Infrastructure
6Manage and Support the Monitoring and AV Solution:
7Evaluate internal infrastructure and recommend changes in services, products, protocols and standards to ensure it meets the current and future needs of the business.
8Test infrastructure performance and provide input into internal reporting
9Ensure appropriate security levels on infrastructure are maintained.
10Develop and implement maintenance activities including but not limited to:
11Diagnose and quickly resolve a wide range of Windows applications and networking problems
12Requesting and coordinating 3rd party vendor support.
13Install, upgrade, support and troubleshoot Windows 10, Microsoft Office products
14Take ownership and deal with hardware and Microsoft support queries and issues reported by the customer
15Email and user account administration, i.e., account creation and management and distribution lists on Microsoft Exchange and passwords rest on Active Directory.
16Responsible for monthly switching of backup tapes at Spring Park
17Ownership of incidents, requests, changes & problems

Technical skills:

*Cloud computing
*Support of business applications within a corporate environment
*Disaster recovery and business continuity planning and management
*PowerShell Scripting
*Active Directory knowledge
*MS Exchange
*Office 365
*Windows Server
*Virtual environments
*SQL Server
*Monitoring tools
*Routers, Firewalls, VPN and wireless
*Backup and restore methodologies
*AD, File Systems and Print Services
*Certificate Management

The role starts on an initial 3 month contract. To be considered please send through an updated CV.

Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks. LA International is a HMG approved ICT Recruitment and Project Solutions Consultancy, operating globally from the largest single site in the UK as an IT Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, LA International welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds.

Award Winning LA International, winner of the Recruiter Awards for Excellence, Best IT Recruitment Company, Best Public Sector Recruitment Company and overall Gold Award winner, has now secured the most prestigious business award that any business can receive, The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade, for the second consecutive period.