Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Northampton


6 month contract

As a market leader in processing domestic cheques across the UK, our client specialise in banking and financial services operations.

Excitingly, an opportunity has arisen for a Senior System Analyst to join their well-established and corporate head office based in Northampton. Ideally, from a financial services and/or banking background, your primary focus will include management of current Windows environments as well as all things virtual. You will be expected to provide 2nd line support and escalation to 3rd line Infrastructure teams and provide input into future solutions and implementations.

To be successful in this role you will be proficient in 2nd Line Support of Windows, VMware and Virtual Server Environments as well as;

2nd Line Support of Windows, VMware and Virtual Server Environments
Support of Microsoft technologies, e.g. Active Directory, System Center
Support of infrastructure software, e.g. GFI, Symantec EndPoint Protection
Maintaining technologies ensuring the currency of supported versions of software
Participating in, and supporting 2nd line infrastructure support On-Call Rota
Involvement in existing and new IT and business change projects.
Assist team members in the completion of defined tasks and responsibilities within Service Level Agreements
Assist teams members in the management of vulnerabilities using Nessus Software/Tenable Security Centre
Assist in, and take the lead on the production of existing Management Information (weekly reports), making efficiency improvements on existing processes through automation.
Provide expert advice and guidance in field of expertise to other parts of the business as requested.
Promote iPSL's culture and values ensuring a positive working environment is developed and maintained within the function.
Any other reasonable task within the scope of the level.

You will have excellent knowledge, skills and experience of Windows Server and Client Operating systems as well as excellent knowledge in the following;
Infrastructure Services active Directory, DNS, DHCP, DFS, Group Policy, etc.
Microsoft System Center technologies
Root Cause Analysis skills
Good knowledge of VMware ESXi Architecture
Good knowledge of Antivirus and GFI
Good experience in creating and reviewing technical design documentation.
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
Good understanding of data centre management Microsoft and VMware certification preferred
Proficient knowledge of SQL Server, Email and SAN technologies an advantage
Proficient with scripting languages such as PowerShell/VBScript an advantage
Hands-on experience managing vulnerabilities using security tools such as Nessus Pro/Tenable Security Centre an advantage.

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  • software
  • sql
  • sql server
  • vmware
  • windows