IT Network Manager
About the Company:
Commercial Group was established in 1991 and has since grown to become the largest independently owned Business Services Group in the UK. Today, comprising of 4 divisions; IT Services, Office Supplies, Interiors and Print, the GBP69m turnover Company is renowned for delivering superior quality product, service and consultancy to business nationwide.
We are currently embarking on exciting and ambitious growth plans so we need talented people to support this growth. We understand that superior performance starts and ends with our people; people with passion who like to make a difference and most importantly love what they do. If you would like to be a part of this exciting journey then we would love to hear from you!
Our IT Services Division designs, implements and supports the IT infrastructures of some of the UK's top organisations within both the public and private sector. No client has the same needs and our solutions and support packages are tailored to the specific requirements of each client. As a leading IT Solutions provider we keep up to date with the very latest technologies.
Here a Commercial IT Services we pride ourselves on our people and as such offer full training, including Microsoft, VMware and Citrix. We help all of our Engineers to gain industry standard certifications including MCSE, VCP and CCP. We encourage career progression and developing our talent is something we do well!
We currently have a vacancy in Stratford-Upon-Avon for a leading multi-site law firm, for an experiencedIT Network Manager.
The candidate would ideally have experience of working within a legal environment be certified with VMware VCP (or higher), Citrix CCA (or higher) and Microsoft MCSE or have 5+ years of customer facing hands-on support, maintenance and installation with the technologies listed below:
- VMware ESX/ESXi
- SAN Technologies
- Windows Server 2008, 2008 R2 and 2012
- Exchange 2010, 2013 and DAG
- Office 365
- RDS, Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop
- Server hardware (preferably HP)
- Active Directory, Group Policy and Domain Services
- TCP/IP, VLAN, switching, routing and firewall configuration, VPNs and WAN environments
- Corporate wireless systems
- Symantec Backup Exec
- Virtual server backup technologies such as Veeam and vRanger
It would also be beneficial to have experience of:
- VMware Site Recovery Manager
- Citrix Netscaler and Access Gateway
- Microsoft SQL 2003 - 2012R2
- SharePoint 2013
- Anti-virus technologies
- Web, E-mail Security
- Experience of ISO27001
- DMS\CMS platforms and other legal applications
- Mobile Device and Application Management
Applicants are required to have proven experience of technical project implementation and troubleshooting, possess exceptional customer service and communication skills with an ability to develop and build strong stakeholder relationships.
Attention to detail is a must with a methodical and professional approach to service delivery including appropriate due diligence, planning, documentation and engagement with management, support staff and third parties.
This role requires line management of an on-site IT support staff, therefore, management\supervisory experience would be beneficial. Candidates with experience of ITIL based service management and/or development of IT services within the legal sector will have a distinct advantage.
Remuneration & benefits
-Competitive basic salary
Operational hours: 09:00 - 17:30 Monday to Friday (Staggered shift pattern).
Occasional overtime may be required to meet the demands of the business.
Applicants must be willing to be DBS and SRA checked