Systems Support Engineer

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin City Centre
  • Category: Network Engineers, Infrastructure / Database
  • Salary: Negotiable

A global leader in the provision of knowledge management solutions is looking to hire a Systems Support Engineer to join their team.

Reporting to the ITS Manager, the Systems Support Engineer will be responsible for providing global support to the operations across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and EMEA regions. This role will suit someone with strong technical support experience, looking to develop their career within an award-winning global company.

To apply for the Systems Support Engineer role, send your CV to colleen.quigley(a) or call Colleen on 01 536 7381 for more info.

Responsibilities of the Systems Support Engineer:

  • Escalating support issues to management and taking ownership until resolution
  • Logging and tracking details of solutions provided to resolve internal issues, including logging to an internal support system for management and reporting
  • Using systems expertise to find solutions to technical issues as they occur and helping to improve systems within the organization
  • Taking ownership of fault diagnosis and resolution, both individually and within a team
  • Using your expertise to enhance existing systems or to suggest new systems/procedures where required and implementing once approved

Experience and Skills Required for the Systems Support Engineer role:

  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar operational role, reinforced by strong all-round communication skills, particularly in technical matters
  • Excellent knowledge of current desktop and server hardware and technologies
  • Strong diagnostic knowledge of Microsoft operating systems from installation through to configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting of Windows 10 and Windows Server 2008- 2016
  • Strong experience of networking principles (including LANs, WANS, configurations for Routers, Switches, VLANs, and VPNs)
  • Excellent analytical and technical troubleshooting skills with good decision-making ability
  • Proven track record in managing multiple escalations with effective follow-up/follow-through and timely documentation
  • Hands-on experience in relation to installing, building and maintaining servers / networks / hardware

It would be a distinct advantage to have:

  • BSc in Computer Science or equivalent third-level qualification
  • VMWare, Microsoft, Cisco or Juniper accreditations
  • Experience and understanding of recent and current versions of Microsoft IIS & MS SQL
  • Knowledge of website and database operation and maintenance
  • Working knowledge and experience with Linux
  • Experience with current versions of VMWare ESX/vSphere
  • Good understanding of firewall & load balancer concepts / technologies and topologies

If you are interested in learning more about this role and happy to be represented by Solas IT please email me with your CV Alternatively please call me on 00 353 1 5367381

Colleen Quigley

Colleen Quigley

Colleen is one of the newest editions to Solas and brings a personable and extroverted approach to her role as an IT consultant which is complemented by her third level BSC Honours degree educational background. Colleen has a vast range of experience in her career to date, most notably within the hospitality, food & nutrition and particularly the recruitment industry, where she has previously worked for Hays recruitment in Perth Australia. Colleen is an extremely organised, competitive, individual with a passion for ensuring that each of her individual clients and candidate pre-requisites are dealt with in an efficient and satisfactory manner. Colleen likes to spend her spare time keeping fit and spending quality time with her family.