Apply now

Systems Support Engineer

  • Cornwall
  • Contract
  • £41.90 - £46.90 per hour

Systems Support Engineer

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Bristol as a Systems Support Engineer.

The role will be an initial 12-month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to assist in maintaining service levels across a number of operational systems for our major defence client.

Key Responsibilities

  • Helping to administer service helpdesk, managing service requests, incidents and problems;
  • Support patch events, in and out of hours, on an ongoing monthly basis;
  • Performing system diagnostics, proactive maintenance and fault resolution;
  • Help manage and maintain operational systems to a known state.

Key skills & qualifications

  • ITIL – service principles;
  • Knowledge of 2008/2012 Server;
  • Knowledge of Linux servers (Operating Systems);
  • Linux installation, configuration and administration;
  • Undertaking changes in controlled environment;
  • Knowledge of Networking & Firewalls;
  • Active Directory;
  • MS hotfixes & patching of COTS, in an operational environment;
  • Awareness of rollout & rollback processes;
  • Virtualisation using Citrix XenServer, VMware;
  • Scripting and powershell.
  • Technical documentation maintenance.

What we’re looking for in you

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.
  • Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.
  • Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Bristol

Rate: £46.90 per hour (inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Apply Now