IT Systems Lead

Title:
IT Systems Lead
Department:
Location:
UK
Type:
Perm
Required:
12th December 2017
Email Consultant:
Phone Consultant:
02076655896
Summary:
JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION TITLE: IT Systems Lead
REPORTING TO: Head of IT
RESPONSIBLE FOR: IT Systems across London & Partners


Background
London & Partners (www.londonandpartners.com) is the official promotional company for London. We promote London and attract businesses, events, congresses, students and visitors to the capital. Our aims are to build London’s international reputation and to attract investment and visitor spend, which create jobs and growth.
Our mission is to tell London's story brilliantly.
London & Partners is a not-for-profit public private partnership, funded by the Mayor of London and our network of commercial partners

Purpose of role
Reporting to the Head of IT, the IT Systems Lead will provide Technical support to all staff at London & Partners including our international offices. The successful candidate will provide business as usual laptop/user support on 1st, 2nd line issues and requests. To be a specialist in server matters, including server builds and maintenance, licencing, networking issues. Provide a Pro-active approach to support and engaging with users.

Out of hours cover will be required on occasions to support international users and internal
events.

Key tasks
• 1st and 2nd line desktop and user support
• Microsoft server and VMware administration and management
• Build and deploy new equipment
• Maintain standard build specifications for Laptops
• Ensure software is maintained at appropriate versions
• Keep asset management upto date
• Maintain DR server environment in a state of readiness
• Provide out of hours cover for overseas offices and remote workers
• Assist with planning and projects to implement new solutions.


Person specification

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

Knowledge and Experience

• Relevant and extensive first, second support experience
• MS Certification in the following areas
o Sharepoint
o MCSE Server
• Demonstrable certification and/or experience of the following technologies:
- Office 365
- Adobe product Suite
- VMware
- MS Dynamics CRM
- MS Dynamics NAV
- MS SQL Server
- Mitel VOIP systems
- NetApp storage
- Cloud hosting
- Veaam
- Networks – switches, routers, firewalls
- HP/Xerox/Canon Printers
• Experience of the following also desirable:
- Mac OS X
- Linux administration (Red Hat or Centos ideally)
- PostgreSQL

Personal style and behaviour

• Positive can-do attitude
• Strong communication skills
• Team player
• Organised
• Flexible
• Reliable & trustworthy
Job ID:
98528

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