Job Description

£275 - £325/hour

IT Technical Manager

Are you an experienced technical professional with hands on experience in a Wintel environment? Do you have recent experience of line managing a small team in need of direction and mentoring? If so Code Red Associates are potentially recruiting for your next contract assignment. We are a specialist supplier of ICT resource to the public sector, not-for-profit, social housing and registered charity sectors. We are currently looking to recruiting for a contract IT Technical Manager, with specific hands on experience of Wintel technologies, Active Directory, Exchange, and virtualisation technologies for Social Enterprise in West Yorkshire to provide direction to a small team of dedicated IT support professionals.The main purpose of the role will be to provide interim cover in the development and maintenance of a superior ICT infrastructure, including servers, desktops, and telephony & network communications. You will manage the support side of the organisation’s network and infrastructure systems and take ownership for its efficient service delivery. You will manage and deliver efficient & effective Infrastructure and Network Systems support services to the organisation and ensure that systems availability is maximised. You will also be responsible for managing and providing direction to a small team of IT support professionals.Essential Criteria• Commercial experience in an IT/Infrastructure/Line Management capacity• A successful commercial track record in a hands on 2nd/3rd line Technical Support Engineer capacity• Windows (7, 10), Server (2003+), Exchange (2010+), Active Directory (2003+) & MS Office• Server virtualisation & thin client technology such as Hyper-V, VMware 5.5+ or Citrix XenApp 6.5+• Routers, switches, DCHP, DNS, TCP/IP, internet security and firewalls• Cisco Networks, VPN’s & remote working• Telephony – Such as Avaya/Mitel and knowledge of leased lines – ISDN, ADSL, PSTN, MPLS• Enterprise Back Up software, Commvault or similarDesirable Criteria• Any recognised certification such as MCSE, MCITP, VCP, CCA, CCAA, ITIL v3, or similar relevant certifications• Database & SQL scripting• Microsoft IIS• SANAs an individual you will be an excellent communicator that is customer service orientated. You will have excellent problem solving skills, resilience, self-reliance and determination.This role is office based and has a large scope for picking up new technologies and associated professional development with a socially oriented organisation. There are even more compelling reasons to join this organisation aside from just the basic contract offer, please apply without to delay to find out more.Code Red Associates acts as an Employment Agency/Business with regards to this vacancy. As an Equal Opportunities employer Code Red welcomes applications regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, disability or age. All applicants are considered on the basis of their merits and abilities for the job.By applying to a job advertised by Code Red Associates or providing your contact information to show interest in a job advertised by Code Red Associates, you consent to the disclosure of your information to us in order to assist our legitimate business needs. This includes agreeing for us storing your information and allowing us to contact you in regard to suitable job opportunities. You are within your rights to ask us to remove your information at any time