Infrastructure Support Engineer - new job in Bolton, UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
  • £25,000 - £31,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Bolton, Greater Manchester, England, UK BL1 1AR Bolton Greater Manchester GBR BL1 1AR
Job Ref: BBBH20137
Sector: Cloud, infrastructure & networks
Date Added: 31 May 2022

Infrastructure Support Specialist - Bolton, Manchester.This is an excellent opportunity for anyone in a 1st or 2nd line support role to progress in their career and gain more exposure to back-end systems and 3rd line support.

Based in Bolton, Manchester, this role is paying between £25k and £31k (plus benefits), THE ROLE: Working with an established team of 11 other support engineers, you will assist in looking after approximately 2500 end users, in a small enterprise environment, which will include:

  • Undertaking escalated and 2nd line trouble shooting as well as some 3rd line
  • Providing support across all infrastructure, which includes ICT systems, document core systems, software and hardware, as well as maintaining and developing all network technologies across the Foundation.
  • Participate in infrastructure improvement projects and support other member of the ICT team.
  • Research and implement upgrades/replacements of all software/hardware
  • Maintain full working backups of all system, servers and data.
  • Maintain the disaster recovery system
  • Ensure the security and integrity of the ICT hardware, systems and data
  • Maintain systems to control and monitor the use of the Internet, email, ICT and communications equipment

There will be very little need for any after hours or weekend work (Mon-Friday, 8-5), but if in the event it is required on the rare occasion, overtime will be paid. WHATS IN IT FOR YOU:

  • Generous pension scheme (10% company contribution)
  • Free lunches
  • Free access to gym, swimming pool and tennis courts
  • Free parking
  • 25 days holiday in addition to Christmas shutdown and public holidays.
  • Plenty of career progression and training (current Head of ICT started on the help desk)
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee assistance program

THE COMPANY:This position is with the largest and one of the most prestigious, independent schools in the country which was originally founded in the 1500's. WHAT YOU NEED:

  • Know your way around a virtual environment and have knowledge of vitalisation technology
  • Some experience or knowledge of networking (Cisco, Aruba or similar)
  • Familiarity with Firewalls and switches
  • Working knowledge of active directory knowledge
  • Experience with MS deployment suites beneficial
  • ICT based qualification such as MCSE or CCNA


Lorien Plc is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

30/06/2022 12:27:16
GBP 25000.00 31000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Philip Boltt

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