|Job Ref:||031c416c||Employer:||Direct Solutions||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Birmingham||Address:||Post Code:||B12||Post Date:||30/09/2016 23:05|
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Working closely with Desktop Support Technicians and the Data Centres in Dayton and Houston, you will perform essential tasks to facilitate the running of our UK Data Centre. The role will be based at our Northfield office in Birmingham. The role is shift work and will rotate between the following shifts: 0700 - 15301500 - 23302300 - 0730 This is an entry level IT position and offers career path opportunities including Desktop Support and Network/Server Administration. You will be provided with training for all aspects of the role via on the job training, online training and cross training with other teams. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES: Ensuring that back-ups of all critical system data are taken and securely storedMonitoring/supervising network infrastructure; data servers and routersCarrying out audits on hardware and software installed in the Northfield facilityProviding out of hours PC Support (evening & night shifts only)Conducting building checks to ensure that all PCs are turned off (evening & night shifts only)Monitoring site security via CCTVPatch cabling, as directed. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE An understanding of IT hardware, experience of Windows 7 is an advantageStrong organisational skills and the ability to adhere to company procedures and deadlinesThe ability to work both alone and in a teamProfessional, strong work ethic. SPECIAL CONDITIONS: The position will require lifting and moving of reasonably heavy equipment such as servers, data centre racks and tables so the successful applicant must be able to carry these without any problems. BENEFITS: We strive to offer an environment that provides our associates with the right balance between work and family. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including: · Group Personal Pension Plan · Life Assurance Cover · Company Sick Pay · Free Bi-annual Eye Tests and contribution towards glasses · Birmingham Hospital Saturday Fund - Discounted monthly rates · Childcare Vouchers - Tax efficient way of paying for childcare · Ride2Work - Tax efficient way of purchasing a bike for travelling to work · Company Events throughout the Year
ABOUT OUR COMPANY:
Are you looking for a rewarding career in a fast-paced environment with an established company? Do you want to work at a company with growth opportunities that will provide you with the training to be successful? If so, Reynolds and Reynolds is the company for you! Reynolds and Reynolds is a leader in high quality software solutions and IT services around the world and we are looking for a person with the potential to grow and continue our legacy of over 100 years of outstanding products and services at our Birmingham office.