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System Administrator 3rd Line Support - Kings Cross

£30,000 to £40,000
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

I am recruiting for a System Administrator for my client, one of the UK largest scientific organisation based in Kings Cross. You will be required to maintain and support all areas of physical and virtual operating systems including Windows server up to 2019 (including server core), Windows 10, Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Microsoft 365 systems (Azure AD, Exchange Online, Endpoint Manager, Teams), email systems, SQL server, IIS server, Citrix, backup systems, antivirus\malware systems and printing services.

Main Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide third-line support for other members of the IT Infrastructure team and

wider IT department

  • Support virtualization environment (Hyper-V and VMware systems)
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues in a timely manner
  • Desktop application support including Office 365, Teams and Citrix environment
  • Exchange server administration
  • Participate in regular system maintenance programmes
  • Act as an escalation point for critical issues which occur outside of hours and assist
  • on-call staff where necessary
  • Support the roll out of new applications and assist with projects
  • Work within the team to provide recommendations for future improvements,

upgrades and version

  • To maintain up to date knowledge of all new features and functions within the
  • operating system environment
  • To prepare and maintain documentation for all areas of responsibility, including
  • SOP s, user manuals, databases and any other information required by the Chief

Information Officer (CIO)

  • To respond to emergency requests for support in a timely manner and escalate


  • To work with the visiting analyser/systems engineers as required
  • To partake of any other duties as required by the CIO

To be considered for this role you must possess:

  • Solid experience in similar role (at least 5 years)
  • Essential experience of Windows server, Linux and VMware
  • Desirable experience of Citrix, Office 365, Intune, SCCM
  • Good general standard level of education
  • Experience configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting Windows server and desktop operating systems and configuring and maintaining Linux based systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly flexible and motivated
  • Team player and also work well on your own initiative

If you would like to learn more about this exciting role, Don t delay and apply today!

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  • Job Reference: 663289284-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Ritz Recruitment Ltd
    Ritz Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent