IT Support Engineer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Network & Infrastructure Engineer to join a dynamic and rapidly growing organisation based in Wallingford. This key role will be responsible for supporting the transformation and delivery of modern stable Infrastructure, helping to ensure that it is efficient, effective and can adapt to the changing landscape.  The is a newly created role and as well as business as usual support you will also have the opportunity to get involved in a wide range of projects.
 
The ideal candidate will have an IT Support, Desktop Support, Systems Engineer or 2nd Line Support background with some exposure to networking. 
 
Working within a large and supportive IT team you will install and configure core networking infrastructure as well as provide ongoing administration and support.  Key responsibilities will include:
 
Support the current cisco switching, routing, Meraki wifi, physical infrastructure.
Provide and support fibre channel storage networks involving zoning provision.
Coordinate and work on multiple cross-functional initiatives and projects and support other IT areas as required, including project based tasks ( may require travel to other sites)
Build and maintain cloud networking resources (eg Azure ,AWS)
Routine maintenance tasks for network & infrastructure systems such as backups, patch management and security response.
Monitoring and capacity working load planning for a variety of platforms and environments and recommending changes and enhancements for the continued service improvements.
 
The ideal candidate will have a range of skills in supporting IT infrastructure technologies including Cisco routers and switches, Checkpoint firewalls and VMWare.  You will also have a solid understanding of Network infrastructure and routing protocols – LAN, WAN.
 
The salary on offer is £35,000 plus benefits including 26 days holiday and 10% employer pension. 
Salary:
£35,000
Type:
Permanent
Location:
Berkshire
Sector:
IT Support
Ref:
20761
Contact Name:
Rosanna Lyon