JOB TITLE: Junior Desktop Engineer

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : London
Job Reference : 12055 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 29/04/2016
Salary & Benefits : £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

A leading IT Managed Service provider are currently recruiting for a Junior Desktop Engineer in London. Salary is 22K-25K + Benefits including pension and 24 days holiday.

Job Description

Junior Desktop Engineer
£22,000 - £25,000 + Benefits including pension, training opportunities, 24 days holiday + bank holidays and more

The Opportunity
Are you an apprentice with commercial experience looking for your next role? Are you looking for an opportunity to build and grow your career with a leading managed services provider? Do you have an interest in supporting the financial industry and learning products such as Bloomberg and Fidessa?

If so, we have the perfect role for you.

The Role
As a Junior Desktop Engineer working for a leading managed services provider in the City you will be supporting clients predominantly in the financial services industry. You'll be working in a team of 9 Desktop Engineers and will help support the service desk with remote fixes, internal projects and assist managers/engineers on customer site.

The role has been created after the successful progression of a Junior Desktop Engineer that started 18 months ago and has done extremely well and is now a Desktop Engineer that supports customers onsite. With a turnover of nearly £30 million and plans to grow from 200 staff to 500 in the next 4 years this is a great opportunity for someone to progress in the same way.

As a Junior Desktop Engineer you'll be involved in the following:
*Supporting clients remotely and on customer site
*PC builds, client health checks, logging onto client servers, resetting passwords, setting up new users
*Hardware/software upgrades
*Managing system installations
*Providing high levels of customer satisfaction, ensuring all KPI's and SLA's are achieved
*Handling service requests and incidents in a timely manner
*Coordinate with third parties for support, installation and maintenance

The Candidate
This role will suit someone with an apprentice background alongside commercial experience and an understanding of a corporate environment. You'll be looking for a role where you can learn, progress and build on your career. You'll have experience dealing with end users and be confident in Windows operating systems such as Windows 7/10, Microsoft Office and basic networking. Any server experience is desirable as well as certifications such as MCSA, MCSE, CompTIA etc. You'll be given the opportunity to work with a range of technologies such as:

*Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10
*MS Office, all versions up to Office 365
*MS Server 2008/2012
*Active Directory
*MS Exchange
*Blackberry, Apple and mobile devices
*Remote connectivity tools such as Dameware, Citrix Go To Assist and RDP

The Company
With over 20 years experience providing managed services to companies across the UK and Europe and continuing to expand; this is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Junior Desktop Engineer to join a reputable company.

Please note the shifts for this role are 7.30am - 4pm or 10am - 6.30pm Monday-Friday

Bluefire Consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of a client company

Job Keywords

Apprentice, Windows 7,10, MS Office, Active Directory, MSP, Support, Junior

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in IT recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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