IT System Administrator

Full Time


Salary competitive PLUS BONUSES depending on experience, company and individual performances


Working hours: Monday – Friday 9am-5pm depending on the business needs


Location: 10 minutes from Camden and 5 minutes from Kentish Town tube station or Gospel Oak Overground


Key Responsibilities:


As a System Administrator you will be part of a dedicated in-house Information Technology team, working alongside the operational teams to deliver the company’s business objectives. You will also: -


  • Support, maintain and evolve the company’s IT and Telephony infrastructure including private and public cloud environments
  • Provide IT support to computer users and act as the first port of call
  • When a high-severity issue occurs, identify a plan of action and fix or chase suppliers until resolution                                                                                         
  • Ensure any high risk endpoint alerts are cleared in a timely manner
  • Ensure high risk security updates are installed across our infrastructure in a timely manner
  • Maintain awareness of current technology, trends and practices of the trade
  • Ensure our call recording system is running and call archiving is up-to-date
  • Ensure backups are running correctly and conduct periodic testing
  • Ensure monthly penetration tests are run on all external network devices
  • Attend meetings and other forums as required to raise awareness and provide updates of system administration tasks

 

What we can offer you?


In return for your outstanding drive and determination, we offer you an exciting and varied role with real development opportunities, excellent company benefits and a great working environment, where you will be recognised for your achievements and contribution to our success.


Additional Benefits:

 

  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Life cover of four times basic salary
  • Company contributory pension
  • Choice of additional protection insurance cover
  • Company prepaid card with cashback from major retailers
  • Shopping discounts
  • Fantastic work/life balance
  • Sociable working hours
  • Free social events


Key essential skill set and qualifications:


  • A 'customer first' attitude to deal with customers at all times in a friendly and efficient manner
  • Minimum 2 years commercial experience
  • Microsoft Windows workstations
  • Microsoft Windows servers
  • Active Directory and group policy
  • Firewall, VPN and switch management
  • Network protocols: TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP
  • Network security

 

Desirable skills: 


  • Hyper-V
  • VMware
  • Sophos
  • PowerShell
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Office 365
  • MCSE Certified
  • Avaya Aura (or similar phone system)
  • Cisco
  • Linux

 
So if you are looking for development and opportunities to progress your career and take on new responsibilities.


Apply now! and send your CV to itjobs@uibuk.com Or if you know someone who might be interested then please pass our details on!


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If you are successful we will contact you to conduct a telephone interview which is the first stage of our recruitment process

 

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