THE technical expertise of an IT Support Technician with 12+ years’ SME Support experience is sought by a cutting-edge FinTech company to monitor Active Directory, Exchange, VMware and SQL infrastructure while continually reviewing the IT software/hardware infrastructure to ensure robustness and efficiency. The ideal candidate will require a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Computer Science/Systems Analysis or similar field with MCSE/MCDBA and CCNA/CCNP Certifications. You must also have 12 years’ experience with the following tech: Windows 10/11, Windows Server 2012/2022, Active Directory 2012/2022, Exchange 2016/Online, SQL 2012/2019, VMware 6/7 (ESX), Cisco/HP, PowerShell, .NET/SQL/Visual Studio, Dell & Veeam.


  • Provide General Desktop Support.
  • Fast and effective problem resolution.
  • Monitor Active Directory, Exchange, VMware and SQL infrastructure.
  • Continually review the IT software/hardware infrastructure to ensure robustness and efficiency.
  • Diagnose and resolve technical issues.
  • Investigation and implementing automated processes.
  • Identify system/service bottlenecks and/or single-points-of-failure and develop solutions to overcome them.
  • Manage backups and tape rotation (Veeam).
  • Exchange Server mailbox maintenance.
  • Monitor support queue that consists largely of end-user fault calls.
  • Identify and ensure technology assets are documented and mapped out correctly.
  • Ensure maintenance schedules are maintained and contribute to the overall health of the system.
  • Troubleshoot SQL Server service outages as they occur.
  • Deploy database change scripts:
  • Liaise with all company personnel regarding IT issues.
  • Ability to evaluate controls and adhere to controlled technical development lifecycle and ITSM processes.
  • Setup and configure new laptops/desktops.
  • Ensure security patches and upgrades are applied and kept up to date.
  • Complete internal user moves including phones.
  • Install and configure systems and applications in support of daily operations.


Qualifications –

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Analysis, or a related study.
  • Certification in Microsoft Technologies (MCSE / MCDBA).
  • Certification in Networking Technologies (CCNA / CCNP).

Experience/Skills –

  • 12+ Year’s SME Support experience.
  • Thorough understanding and appreciation of enterprise foundation processes (Patch/Backup/Asset/Security Management).
  • Ability to identify and manage technical risks.
  • Cybersecurity awareness and working understanding.
  • Good communication skills and teamwork.
  • Must have own transport.

Minimum 12 years working experience with the following technologies are required:

  • Windows 10/11 administration
  • Windows Server (2012/2022) administration
  • Active Directory (2012/2022) and group policy administration
  • Exchange (2016/Online) administration
  • SQL 2012/2019 (maintenance)
  • VMware 6/7 (ESX) administration
  • Switch & Router configurations (Cisco / HP)
  • Scripting languages (PowerShell)
  • Experience supporting applications based on ,
  • Server Hardware (Dell)
  • Backup Software (Veeam)

Advantageous –

  • Competencies in cloud services including M365 / Azure.
  • Experience working in a Financial Services environment.
  • ITIL exposure.

While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.


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Desired Skills:

  • IT
  • Support
  • Technician

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