Senior Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimbledon, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71304-ITENG-REF_1521566852
Contact Name: Rebecca Fagan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2018 17:27

Job Description

Senior Systems Engineer

My client a Law Firm company are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to join on a permanent basis. They are based in South London, Yorkshire and Hampshire. Please see below the responsibilities and Skills that they require in a candidate.


As part of the Systems Team and reporting to the Business Systems Manager the Senior Systems Engineer is a hands-on role where you would be expected to be the technical leader in your specialist fields and work with the Solutions Architect to design and implement high quality infrastructure solutions that provide a reliable and stable platform for our line of business applications.

The core skills required to successfully manage the technology stack are:
Experience of network design principles and acting as the technical authority;
Desktop and Server Vitalisation technologies (VMware - ESX and View);
*Excellent switching experience;
*Advanced Active Directory and Network management skills;
*A well developed, practical understanding of network technologies and protocols including TCP/IP, DNS, layer 3 routing protocols, sub-netting, QoS,& VLANs;
*General knowledge of WAN/MPLS optimisation technologies;
*Understanding of information security principals, issues and solutions;
*Expertise in Disaster Recovery methods and strategies;
*Experience and exposure to underlying infrastructure solutions in the
*Well-developed troubleshooting skills; and
*Strong interpersonal and customer service oriented skills

Skills Set
The successful candidate will have at least two of the following:
*Microsoft Certified Professional in Windows Server other Microsoft server infrastructure technology, or equivalent experience;
*VMware Certified Professional;
*Experience working with Mitel Phones systems and SIP trunking;
*Unified communications technologies
*HP Pro-Curve Switch experience - CCNA would be highly advantageous;
*Microsoft Exchange
*Some platform as a service experience
*Server automation technologies and scripting