IT Infrastructure Engineer

Location: Southend on Sea, Essex, England
Salary: £42k per year
Contact: Debbie Gough
Call: Debbie
Reference: 3277 IP
Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

IT Infrastructure Engineer

Southend on Sea, Essex SS2

£42000

Hours Mon - Thurs: 8:00 - 17:00 (30 mins lunch)

Fri: 8:00 - 13:00 (no lunch)

The Role

Working alongside the IT Manager, the IT Infrastructure Engineer will be designing, building, deploying, and maintaining the IT infrastructure for the company. This will involve maintaining servers and networking devices, proactively detecting, and fixing any potential or actual issues to ensure the company is able to operate to its requirements.

Duties

Maintain VPN, SD-WAN, firewalls and network security across all sites

Maintain servers, and other IT hardware across all sites

Proactive planning, support and organising to be flexible and adaptable in meeting the changing needs of the organisation

Troubleshoot server, switch and other network component performance and make recommendations

Backup and replication management and disaster recovery

Respond to infrastructure alerts

Travel to other sites to maintain, upgrade, migrate networks

Designing, building, deploying, and maintaining the IT infrastructure

Manage and complete various IT projects

Experience/Skills/Knowledge

3rd Line Infrastructure experience

Active Directory (including on prem AD services such as DNS, DHCP, RADIUS etc)

Windows Server OS Management/upgrades and migration

Experienced with firewalls, routers, switches etc

Office 365

SQL

Good communication skiils

Relationship building skills

Benefits

- Health Care Cash Plan* Available after 1 year service

- Contributory Pension Scheme for eligible employees

- Employee Assistance Programme* Available after 1 year service

- 24 days holiday (in addition to UK bank and public holidays)

- Life Assurance

- Company Sick Pay Scheme* Available after 1 year service

- Free car parking

- Early finish on Fridays (1.00pm/1.30pm)