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Technical Support Consultant, 2nd/3rd Line, VMware, Windows Server - A2/1425 B

Location:
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
Up to £33,000 + Training and Career Progression
Start date:
ASAP
Reference:
A2/1425 B

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Technical Support Consultant, 2nd/3rd Line, VMware, Windows Server

Microsoft and VMWare Partner seeking a Technical Support Consultant to join them in Oxford!

Our client are a reputable IT Support Consultancy who provide highly technical support solution to clients around Oxford. This Technical Support Consultant role offers candidates the chance to work in a highly technical environment using the very latest technologies from cloud support to business IT systems consultancy. So if you are an aspiring or already established Technical Support Consultant / Infrastructure Engineer looking for a new challenge, please see below for further details on this fantastic new opportunity.

The ideal Technical Support Consultant will be someone who has a passion for IT and technology in general. Furthermore, the right candidate will be engaging and helpful in client-facing situations, able to assist and consult clients on the latest technologies. Training and guidance will offered by more senior Technical Engineer as well as the opportunity to pick up important qualifications and certifications. The Technical Support Consultant will be given all of the tools and guidance to allow them to excel their career into a 3rd Line Support position.


Skills and experience includes:

• 2nd / 3rd Line Support and IT Consultancy
• Windows Server support and administration
• Virtual computing, VMWare and/or Hyper-V
• Microsoft Active Director and experience of MS Windows and Office
• Implementation of Office 365 products, Outlook, SharePoint, Skype etc
• Good experience of networking and firewall setup and operation. LAN & WAN
• In-depth experience with cloud services, in particular Office365
• Ability to undertake fault diagnosis of a range of IT equipment and familiarity with various diagnostic tools
• Good interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively with all levels of people, whether users, business managers, suppliers, or other technical staff
• VoIP networking, support and admin.

Desirable experience includes:

• Exchange (all versions)- routine exchange tasks
• Office 365 Migration from Exchange
• Apple and Linux platforms
• FortiGate or similar business-class firewalls.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone currently working in a 2nd/ 3rd Line role but wanting to expand and develop your skills. You must be an organized and self-motivated individual with good communication skills and have a positive attitude. While you will be supported by and part of a team you must feel comfortable working and learning under you own initiative.

This new position is based just north of Oxford and is commutable from places such as Kidlington, Witney, Swindon, Didcot, Abingdon, Newbury, Oxford, Kidlington, Bicester, Banbury, Long Hanborough and many more besides.

Please note, due to the requirements of visiting client’s onsite, a car and driving licence (or motorbike) is required for this position!

So if you think you have what it takes then apply today for immediate consideration by one of our friendly recruiters!

Technical Support Consultant, 2nd/3rd Line, VMware, Windows Server

Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! Please see our website for terms and conditions.

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position.

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business.

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.








Contact:
Aaron Mcvay
Contact Email: Aaron@haybrook.co.uk
Tel:
01865 343 112

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Referral Scheme: If this role isn’t for you then perhaps you could recommend a friend or colleague to Haybrook IT. If we go on to place that person in a permanent or temporary capacity then you could be rewarded with £500!! You can find the scheme terms and conditions here

Haybrook IT Resourcing is Oxford’s leading IT Recruitment agency. With exclusive access to some of the region’s most successful companies, send in your CV today to secure your next IT position. 

Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd acts as an employment agency and an employment business. 

We value diversity and always appoint on merit.