Senior Systems Engineer

From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
03 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Systems Administrator / Senior System Engineer Are you a Systems Engineer/Administrator looking to progress your career? Wanting to join an expanding team here and a growing business? As Senior Systems Engineer your key responsibilities are to Implement, maintain and upgrade the Microlise Managed Service / Hosted Product, providing essential skills and advice to other areas of the business including; - Administer and maintain information control systems supporting the Managed / Hosted services utilised within Microlise DevOps; coordinate with other departments to ensure these systems and records remain accurate and available. - Update and maintain information used in upward reporting and analysis - Implement, configure, maintain and upgrade IT systems. - Analyse, diagnose and rectify system or service errors/faults as tasked or expected. - Complete “dry run” testing prior to implementation work and ensure “roll back” functionality - Provide telephone or other, technical support to customers as required. - Act as a medium for effective knowledge transfer between all parties, both internal and external. Essential criteria - Must have current good working skills within the essential areas below; o Operating System: Windows 2008, 2012, 2016 o Scripting Skills: Powershell o Microsoft products: A good level of SQL and Reporting Service configuration skills o Microsoft products: Able to apply SQL database patches, tables, service packs, views, functions etc - Coordinate & manage work or components of DevOps /Other work, through to completion. - Able to identify issues and fixes at Product code level and ensure they are correctly communicated through available “Bug”, “fix” or other routes. - Able to identify, communicate and prove cost issues and areas of revenue opportunity or improvement at all levels - Full driving licence - Available for On-Call support as required Desirable skills: - MS Windows Server: Administration and file structure browser skills - Network protocols: Some understanding of TCP/IP - IIS: Some configuration skills would be valuable Why Microlise? - 47 in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table, Sunday Times top 100 Profit Track, Megabuyte Top 50 2016, Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finals - Great family feel environment - Great little extras, Easter eggs, yearly BBQ and annual awards - Tickets to the British Superbikes - 25% off at Raleigh - Excellent pension scheme offering 3% contribution - Up to 29 days holiday with the bank holidays on top - Vitality Health Insurance and Rewards (a free Starbucks every week) - Childcare vouchers - Free parking, tea, coffee and daily fruit Interested in the role? Great, we look forward to your application Just to let you know, telephone interviews/ technical tests will take place while the advert is still live, face to face interviews will be on 01/09/2017. Agencies – No agency support is required, please do not send speculative CV’s. This job was originally posted as