The ideal candidate

You are an energetic, dedicated worker who can offer innovative solutions. You have strong organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously. You pay attention to detail and are used to working under pressure. You have a sense of urgency at work, as well as strong oral and written communications skills. You are comfortable in learning many new technologies in a demanding and fast environment.

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Senior Systems Administrator, you will participate in the design, implementation and management of Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange, Office 365 and its collaboration tools environments. You will be responsible for managing business storage systems environments as well as managing the hardware and software infrastructure of different corporate server applications. You will be responsible for providing technical support services to the Firm’s staff.

Role and responsibilities

  • Manage Microsoft Active Directory environments, including all infrastructure services
  • Manage and support Microsoft Exchange and Office 365 infrastructures, as well as collaboration applications such as Microsoft Teams and SharePoint
  • Manage business storage systems environments
  • Provide technical support services to all staff
  • Implement and manage application servers from multiple vendors
  • Provide technical training to other employees and ensure the transfer of knowledge within the IT team to guarantee that all systems and end users receive the appropriate support
  • Test and deploy server updates
  • Create, implement and manage the tools and scripts needed to adequately support the Firm’s IT environment, be it internally hosted or cloud-based
  • Manage and report on assigned projects, tasks and support requests

Qualifications and experience

  • University/College Diploma in Information Technology
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in a similar position
  • Ability to work alone and in a team
  • A clear understanding of complex network infrastructure that includes multiple locations
  • Experience in managing VMware virtual environments
  • Experience with networking applications, including routing, switches, wireless, DNS, and DHCP
  • Exceptional analytical skills and the ability to analyze complex situations and respond quickly to provide solutions and action plans to solve problems
  • Experience in managing high availability environments
  • Interpersonal skills for effective interaction with managers and users

Advanced technical knowledge:

  • Active Directory, GPO, DNS, DHCP, NPS
  • Microsoft Exchange 2010, 2013, 2016
  • Office 365 in a hybrid environment
  • Microsoft Office 365 Collaboration Applications
  • Anti-spam filter system
  • Virtualization Software: VMWare 6.5
  • Microsoft Windows Server OS, 2008 and higher
  • Knowledge of servers and data storage systems (Cisco, Lenovo, Dell, EMC)
  • Microsoft Powershell

 

Does this speak to your interests or expertise? At AXON, we are always keen to hear from passionate individuals who might fit into our collaborative and creative team. If you are interested in applying, please send us a copy of your latest CV and a covering letter to [email protected]   

Please note that the successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK by the start of their employment.