IT Systems Administrator

Location
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Salary
£18,000 - £22,000 + full company benefits
Posted
16 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Ref
160
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

MASS is a successful and growing company with a focus on high technology solutions for government and commercial clients. We provide electronic warfare, cyber security, and secure networking solutions for customers across the defence, national security and commercial markets. Innovation and design are the hallmarks of the company, combined with a trusted reputation for delivery and excellent customer service.

We require an IT Systems Administrator within an established team, to support a variety of technical environments. The role provides an opportunity to develop current skills and to learn new ones from a highly experienced team.

The main duties of the IT Systems Administrator are:

• Installing and configuring computer systems
• Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks
• Providing face-to-face / telephone user support
• Troubleshooting, diagnosing and solving system / network problems
• Development of support documentation
• Following diagrams and written instructions to resolve a problem or configure a system
• Running network applications to support system and users
• Supporting new applications
• Responding within agreed time limits to requests for support
• Prioritising and managing several open tasks at any one time
• Rapidly establishing a good working relationship with users
• Testing and evaluating new technologies
• General preventative maintenance
• Keeping up to date with the latest technologies

The ideal IT Systems Administrator will have knowledge/experience of the following:

• PCs, Laptops, Mobile devices
• Windows Operating Systems
• TCP/IP / LANs
• MS Office

The following skills/knowledge is desirable but not essential:

• Understanding of Firewalls / Routers / Servers, Active Directory
• Virtualisation (Hyper-v and VMWARE)
• Familiar with concepts of WSUS / Group Policy / Active Directory /
• Network Infrastructure / WANs
• Backup Exec
• Knowledge of the Defence and Education markets
• Previous experience in a 1st or 2nd line support role

This is a full time, permanent position working Monday – Friday 37.5 hours per week. The salary is £18,000 - £22,000 per annum plus full company benefits.

Benefits will include

• 25 days holiday
• Company pension
• Private medical insurance
• Subsidised gym membership
• Childcare vouchers
• Company benefits portal
• Share Save Scheme
• Free onsite parking

You will need a full UK driving licence and the successful candidate must be eligible to hold UK SC Clearance.

How to apply

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