Job Description

£26500 - £35000/annum

Windows Server Engineer 1 yr FTC

Leading scientific body south of cambridge currently seek a Windows Server Engineer initially on a 1 year contract. Fantastic employer final salary pension campus environment..

Location - South of Cambridge

Salary - 26.5 - 35K 

Keywords - Windows Server Engineer, Windows Engineer, Wintel Engineer, Windows Systems Administrator, 2nd Line Support, 3rd Line Support

The role

Assist with the support, administration and maintenance of the Windows server estate. Assist with the user account and mailbox provisioning following starters/leavers, account amendment requests, and mailbox administration.
Assist with administration of Active Directory, Group Policy, Exchange and domain services.
Assist with IT server services such as DNS, DHCP, SQL Databases, IIS, RDS, Anti-virus protection, and Business systems.
Assist with service maintenance, including:               o Monitoring of performance, events, and logs to report on any significant events and maintain service stability.

               o Server backup monitoring, verification and restore tests.

               o Patching, updating and upgrading of allocated Windows server systems.

Provide service support, including:              o 2 nd and 3rd line support for Helpdesk incident requests and perform initial troubleshooting for servers and their applications.

              o 2 nd line support for Microsoft Office 365 services.

Ensure that all systems and procedures are documented to a high standard and meet audit requirements.Key Requirements

- Windows Server

- Active Directory Group Policy 


- Windows domain controllers and directory services 

- Virtualisation (ideally VMWare)

Nice to Have

- Exchange

- Patching and Updating Windows Server experience

- Office 365 administration

- SQL Server


Interested? Please send your cv for a swift response