IT Systems Administrator, Birmingham

Job Summary

Reference: 809103585
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: 25000 - 30000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/18/2016

Job Description

Are you an experienced IT Systems Administrator who wishes to work for a multi award winning company who supply over 220 specialist healthcare products worldwide with over 30 years of experience?

If yes, the successful IT Systems Administrator will be someone who is confident in their technical ability, an excellent communicator and has the hunger and passion to develop themselves by getting involved with future Infrastructure project work.

As the IT Systems Administrator you will be assisting with all technical requirements within a Windows Environment. Future projects will allow you the opportunity to help with the design and implementation of the company's Infrastructure necessities.

The successful IT Systems Administrator will be able to speak confidently and demonstrate examples of supporting and using the following essential skills;

o MSCE Qualification (min Server 2003, pref. 2008/2012)

o Extremely strong background in Windows server and desktop technologies (Server 2008/2012, Windows 8.1/10)

o Experience in virtualisation technology (pref. VMware )

o Active Directory management experience (Including Group Policy)

o Networking knowledge and experience (switch configuration inc. VLAN trunk/access, STP)

o DRP Skills firm grasp of backup techniques, irrespective of technology used.

o Storage technologies iSCSI, DFS

o Exchange 2013 management, on premise and O365.

o Problem solving skills, able to find a resolution to issues without support

My client has approximately 60 staff in total and you will be joining a dedicated team with a family/ close knit feel where staff are valued, work closely together as a team and you will be made to feel welcome. You will be encouraged to make recommendations to both the Head of ICT and the Managing Director who are very approachable and open to new ideas as you'll interacting with all departments.

The IT Systems Administrator can expect to achieve a salary of 25-30,000 depending on experience with a company laptop and phone.

Also the successful candidate can expect the following benefits;

- 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, (1 extra day per year of service up to 25days maximum)

- Private Medical insurance, including a death in service plan

- Income Protection Scheme

- 200 per year credit to use on company products

- Free onsite parking

- Pension Scheme with appropriate company contribution

- Birthday day is given off

- 250 towards any personal development which doesn't have to be work related (driving lessons, photography courses etc)

Contracted hours are 37.5 per week working 9am - 5pm with 30mins for lunch. With the nature of this role if there's an emergency and you are requested to attend work out of hours this will be rewarded with time in lieu.