IT Systems Engineer

United Kingdom, London
30 Oct 2020
30 Oct 2020
Job Type

Your new company

My client is a leading facilities management and professional services company. They look after a large and diverse range of blue-chip customers, creating outstanding work environments for them.

Your new role

As an IT Systems Engineer, you'll be reporting to the Head of Technology, and you'll be responsible for the following:

  • Drive execution of immediate IT infrastructure changes affecting hosting and end-user platforms.
  • Review current systems and security position and assist in change/optimisation plan.
  • Review and improve current information security model of end-user devices.
  • Review existing patching model with focus on Windows and non-windows operating systems across the estate.
  • Review and improve current hosting system design.
  • Work closely with team members, assisting the Head of Technology, and sometimes taking the lead on various projects
  • Provide support to end-users
  • Ensure all systems and services documentation is in place at all times.
  • Provide on-call support during out-of-office hours for all mission critical escalations.
  • Manage various supplier relationships.
  • Continuously up skill to company standards.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience designing and evolving Windows, Linux, and mixed hosting estates
  • Understanding of IS Security architecture - ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials/Cyber Essentials Plus
  • Possession of PCI DSS and/or PCI QSA certifications would be very welcome
  • Experience assessing, designing, and evolving systems - Windows/Linux systems and application services
  • Experience in building virtual hosting and service delivery environments in a Colo, hybrid or cloud environments - Colo-cloud IAAS models
  • Experience integrating and securing hybrid estate
  • Experience with Disaster Recovery (DR) - specifically Veeam Backup & Replication
  • Thorough understanding of Windows
  • Understanding of SSL protection and SSL certificates (how they're issued)
  • Understanding of IP network protocols - WAN & LAN networks (preferably Cisco)
  • Understanding of SQL Server (2012/2014/2017)
  • Full understanding of Active Directory and Group Policy

What you'll get in return

Flexible working options available.

What you need to do now

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