IT Administrator

  • Location

    Skipton, North Yorkshire

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  • Salary::

    £120 - £180 per day

  • Contact:

    Gail Maguire

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  • Job Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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IT System Administrator - Skipton

My client is a highly dynamic and successful IT Services organisation with a strong presence across the UK. They currently have an opportunity for an IT System administrator to join their team on a contract basis in Skipton

The role will involve:
- User administration (setup and maintain user accounts on a domain controller, password & identity management) for a user base of approximately 80 users
- Verify that desktop PC peripherals and other LAN devices are working properly
- Setup of new devices to include Windows setup and user specific applications.
- Maintain internal infrastructure (PC's, laptops, physical & virtual servers,storage devices (SAN/NAS) network switches, router, firewall etc)
- Troubleshoot, repair or replace hardware in occasion of hardware failure - Monitor system performance & backups
- Monitor network communication and liaison with third party suppliers of Broadband etc.
- Install new software's, security patches and updates
- Must have a strong grasp of computer security (e.g. firewalls and intrusion detection systems

Good working knowledge & hands on experience in troubleshooting of:
- Desktop/ laptop/ server hardware troubleshooting
Microsoft Windows Operating system (PC & servers)
- Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
- Working knowledge & hands-on experience of Windows Domain Controller (three different Domains with no Trust Relationships)
- Active directory user's management
- Working knowledge of LAN devices, networking, protocols (TCP/IP, DNS,DHCP, HTTP, SMTP etc.) and firewalling principles
- Good knowledge of performing remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions
- Good communication skills with End users.
- Knowledge of: VMware vSphere and Virtualisation knowledge
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 products e.g. SharePoint Online, OneDrive for Business
- Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 & 2012
- Good understanding of mobile devices and other technology products

This role is urgent, please send your cv asap