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Vacancy Details

IT Administrator - REF No. NL4402

Industry Sector: Information Technology
Location: Freiberg, Sachsen, Germany

Salary: from £40000 to £50000 per Annum

FRS Office: London (North)
Consultant: Colin Date

Job Summary

Our client is a leading global manufacturer, committed to delivering exceptional quality and value through teamwork, product development and consultative solutions. Reporting to the European IT Manager this role manages a full spectrum of IT services with emphasis on providing technology solutions, support and training to employees.

Detailed Job Description

Our client is a leading global manufacturer, committed to delivering exceptional quality and value through teamwork, product development and consultative solutions.

Reporting to the European IT Manager this role manages a full spectrum of IT services with emphasis on providing technology solutions, support and training to employees.

Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel (Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Marines) will be particularly relevant for this position.

Main Responsibilities:

* Manages all aspects of network infrastructure, (servers, switches, firewalls, storage, etc.). to include purchasing, installing, deploying, updating, repairing, administering user rights

* Works with European IT to negotiate contracts and manages vendor relationships for outsourced systems and services, e.g. security, remote backups, VOIP phone services, internet service providers

* Performs software and hardware installation for PCs and servers

* Maintains asset control for all EU technology

* Partner with US & UK staff to manage the helpdesk environment to better streamline technology responsiveness to outstanding technology issues

* Oversees all technology purchases for Germany

* Develops and delivers new hire and professional development technology training to Germany employees

* Provides on-call support when environment/presenting issue warrants such as server and laptop issues

* Performs troubleshooting and problem analysis for the purpose of diagnosing, repairing and/or replacing equipment

* Reports and escalates system issues to European IT Manager

* Proactively identifies recurring technology issues for further address by management

Industry sector or operational experiences:

* Ability to work independently and without direct supervision

* Ability to travel approx. 2-5 days per month for on-site troubleshooting and PC/server configuration needs

IT/Software- Knowledge:

Essential:

* Professional experience with Windows Server 2003 or higher

* Familiarity with PC troubleshooting; must be able to assemble a PC from the ground up, including Windows client installation and troubleshooting driver issues

* Understanding and proficiency in computer networking.

* Knowledge of TCP/IP addressing schemes, DHCP, VPN, how to configure Windows networking at both a server and client level

* Ability to configure and secure wireless routers

Desirable

* Cisco experience would be preferred

* Database experience preferred.

* Progress experience

* VMware experience preferred

* proAlpha ERP experience

* Excellent German and English language (written/oral)

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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