Desktop Support Engineer


Desktop Support Engineer

  • Location

    Croydon, Surrey

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    £130 - £140 per day

  • Contact:

    Lee Bowles

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  • Job Published:

    12 months ago

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Desktop Support Engineer- Croydon- 6-month contract

One of my largest clients, a global consultancy, are looking for a Desktop Support Engineer to come and work at one of their client sites in Croydon for an initial 6-month contract with view to extend.

Desktop engineer supporting a busy trade floor in the following areas:
*Microsoft Office Enterprise and Microsoft Office 365.
*Experience of financial industry applications such as Bloomberg and Reuters Eikon
*Working understanding of systems software such as Active Directory and MS Exchange.
*Working experience of VMware and Citrix virtualization technologies.
*Experience of workstation network fundamentals such as DNS, DHCP and web proxies.
*Experience with dealer boards systems and broker lines. Demonstrate the ability to use deployment tools such as SCCM for BAU application installs.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills:
*Ability to explain technical issues in a non-technical way to customers.
*Ability to communicate with colleagues and customers at all levels.
*Multitask and prioritize to meet business requirements in a financial services environment
*Excellent time management in a time sensitive environment
*Minimum 3 to 5 years hands-on experience supporting traders and operations functions.
*In-depth experience with desktop Windows PCs, mobility, operating systems.
*Experience with mobility and multimedia
*IOS and Android
*Windows 7 and Windows 10.
*Work well under pressure and with minimal supervision