IT Technician (6 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Function: Finance, Legal & IT

Key details

  • Category: Information Technology
  • Based at: Loughborough, UK
  • Line manager: IT Manager
  • Posted on: Thu 13 June, 2019
  • Closing date: 5pm on Mon 24 June, 2019

About the role

A key member of the IT team, you will be responsible for the provision of high quality 1st and 2nd line IT support across a wide range of hardware and software systems.

You will be responsible for the Service Desk, administering Office 365 and our other communication systems, along with the installation, administration and management of Windows Servers.  User Acceptance Testing and deployment of end user devices (Windows O/S and iOS) will be an important part of the role, as will the administration and configuration of Backup Systems and IT security.  Support of vSphere, Azure and other LOB systems will also be required and you will take ownership of the user, device management and provisioning lifecycle using AD, Smart Deploy & Desktop Central.

You will work both autonomously and alongside other members of the IT team, ensuring effective management of Physical & Virtual server environments, SAN, ERP and other all other IT infrastructure.

About you

It will be advantageous but not essential for you to have certification in one of more of MCP, MCSA, MCSE and VCP, as well as an entry level networking certification (CCNA / Network+) and ITIL.

Indepth knowledge of supporting primarily Windows desktop/laptop computers and the Microsoft Office suites, Windows Server is essential, as well as experience of working with Manage Engine Tools & Smart Deploy.

If you have experience of working with Backup Technologies or Virtualized Environments, that would be a plus.

It is key to us that you have the ability to work with a flexible and solutions focused approach, in an agile and fast paced environment.  You must also be able to work collaboratively and with the customer in mind at all times.  As such, excellent communication skills are vital.

To ensure effective and timely troubleshooting, you will also need to have a proven ability to problem solve and use your initiative.

What we offer

At Intelligent Energy we offer the opportunity to work in a great team, with our world leading technology and cutting-edge products. 

The salary for this position is up to £25,000 per annum based on skills and experience (pro-rated for the fixed term).

We offer a range of benefits, including:

-      Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 4% employee and employer contribution

-      Private healthcare

-      Life cover

-      25 days holiday per year plus public holidays with flexibility to buy or sell holidays each year

-      Exclusive discounts at a wide range of high-street and online retailers

-      Cycle to work scheme

-      Company paid seasonal flu vaccinations

-      Free on-site parking

-      Free tea and coffee

We offer opportunities for learning, development and ongoing professional development. Our Exceptional Contribution Award and Peer-to-Peer Recognition schemes recognise and reward outstanding contributions of individuals and teams. 

How to apply

To apply please email the following to stating the job title in the subject line:

  • A full CV and cover letter 
  • Details of your current notice period
  • Current remuneration details
  • Confirmation of your eligibility to work in the UK

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.