2nd Line Support Engineer

2nd Line Support Engineer

  • Location

    Watford, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Technology

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Carina Panchal

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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2nd Line Support Engineer

We are currently working with a global, sector-leading business in Watford, who are currently seeking a 2nd Line Support Engineer to join their team and work with a whole host of different infrastructure tech and services, focusing on physical & virtual server infrastructure, but also covering central data storage, network devices, security appliances, telephony and conferencing & presentation services.

As the 2nd Line Support Engineer, you will be working as part of the wider IT department to ensure the availability and support of the business' critical systems and networks, collaborating with colleagues to diagnose and resolve incidents so that there is minimal disruption to staff in other areas of the business, so strong customer service skills to supplement your technical knowledge are key. This is a great opportunity for a 2nd Line Support Engineer to build on your academic and commercial knowledge and really drive your career forwards!

Working as the 2nd Line Support Engineer, your role will include:

  • Ensuring high availability of the business' critical physical and virtual infrastructure.
  • Diagnosing and resolving service incidents relating to the network, data centres, servers and SAN storage infrastructure and IT security.
  • Helping ensure Information Security best practices are followed and that all work is compliant with internal and external audit requirements.
  • Follow ITIL best practice processes, support ITIL implementation and be an ITIL champion in the business.

To be considered, you will need to demonstrate:

  • 2 years' commercial experience, whether placement year or post-study.
  • Hands-on experience with Windows Server, preferably in a VMware environment.
  • Relevant technical degree (i.e. Information Technology, Computer Networks, Computer Science etc.).
  • Knowledge and experience of working in an ITIL environment (advantageous).

2nd Line Support Engineer

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire

Salary: £20k - £25k (depending on experience) + benefits

Apply for further details and immediate consideration.

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