Global Asset Support ( www.globalassetsupport.com ) is a division of GARC Ltd ( www.garc.com ). Based in Trafford Park, Manchester for over 17 years we have a wide base of clients across the North West and beyond who we supply with a wide range of IT and Telecommunication services.
We are looking for a candidate to fill a 2nd/3rd line role within the company. Ideally with experience supporting Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop, Cisco Networks as well as Microsoft Server 2012 / Microsoft Server 2016 infrastructure. It would also be beneficial if you have experience with Exchange Server 2010 / 2016, Office 365, Active Directory, VM Ware / Hyper-V. If you are CCA-V, CCP-V, ITIL, CCNA or MCSE qualified, again this would be helpful.
The main skill sets we would be looking for include;
Administration and troubleshooting of Microsoft Exchange 2010 / 2016 and Office365
Administration of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 / 2014, Active Directory, DNS and Group Policy
Installation, management and configuration of Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop. CCA-V or CCP-V.
Installation, management and configuration of networks and servers in a high-availability architecture to include Cisco ASA, Cisco Catalyst.
Installation management and configuration of voice networks, experience with open source technology (freeswitch/opensips) is beneficial
Administration and configuration of SAN, Microsoft Hyper-V, Windows Clustering and IIS
Monitoring systems for performance and security issues
Penetration testing including liaising with third party vendors
Written reports, of issues and developments in IT, advising on purchase of hardware and software
You must have a least 3 years' hands-on technical experience of Microsoft Server 2012 / 2016 in a 2nd / 3rd line IT role
Networking and systems administration including design, management and implementation of secure IP connectivity
Understanding of IT hardware, security concepts, systems & controls
Microsoft (MCSE) or Cisco (CCNA or CCNP) qualifications would be advantageous
Citrix CCA-V or CCP-V certification (or be willing to gain certification in these areas)
Salary Negotiable depending on experience but we are prepared to offer an excellent package for the right individual. In addition we are prepared to discuss and offer further benefits such as company car, bonuses, commission, etc.
If you think this is a role you could fill then we would really like to hear from you.