Infrastructure Analyst

Location Newtownards, County Down
Job Type Permanent
Salary £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Published 6 months ago
Start Date Immediate
Contact Laura Bickerstaff
Job Ref LB96

Job Description

Infrastructure Analyst - Belfast/Newtownards- £20,000 - £30,000

My client, a market leader in their field is seeking an Infrastructure Analyst to join their growing team based between Belfast and Newtownards. As the Infrastructure Analyst you will specialise in helping the organisation utilise the unique aspects of emerging technologies to solve business challenges in new and dynamic ways. This is a hands on technical position that will require you to support, maintain and develop systems, ensuring that it remains secure, resilient and agile. This is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding company and support environment. I'm looking for someone with a flexible approach to undertake exciting new project-work as well as high-end Network and Server Support.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate a genuine enthusiasm for IT and a willingness to remain 100% hands-on in the on-site technology. In this role you will be working as part of a dynamic service desk providing support both remotely and at customer premises working with IT users to resolve problems and answer questions on a variety of hardware components and software programs.

In order to be considered for this position, you'll need to demonstrate strong technical skills with 3 or more of the following:

* Windows 2008/12/12R2
* VMWare ESX
* Citrix - including XenDesktop
* Network Support and Security (routing, switching, Firewalls, VPN's, Anti-Virus)
* Knowledge of multi-site environments
* Cisco
* Exchange Server 2010/2013, SQL Server 2012/2014

This is a project and support role with a great deal of autonomy working under the IT Operations Manager as part of a team of Support Engineers. An ability to demonstrate previous project experience with the above technologies would provide a sound base of knowledge for this role and the focus of the business.

You will benefit from working within a team of highly experienced and well qualified support specialists where best practise and knowledge is shared openly. The team are not restricted in the issues they support and are able to develop their skill-set whilst in the role.

Training and Development
Internal training on products and services will be provided. However, the successful candidate will also be expected to consistently keep abreast of new developments, which would impact on his/her areas of responsibility. This open opportunity for skill-set development is backed up by company sponsored training courses and industry certifications.

For more information on this opportunity, please submit your CV via the link below. Your application will be completely confidential, further information will be provided so you can make an informed decision if you would like to apply for this position. If you would like to chat about the opportunity please call Laura Bickerstaff at Grafton Technology on 02890 323333