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IT Helpdesk Support

Job Reference: DB/30675_1514910221
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Information Technology
Salary Range:

£20000 to 24000 per Annum + Free parking, pension, benefits

Job Type: Permanent

IT Service Desk / Helpdesk Analyst is required to join my client a tier 1 automotive supplier to support their internal servers and networks. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a market leading manufacturing organisation.

This client has an international presence and has experienced significant growth over the last decade. The role offers a host of core benefits including free parking. However it also offers the chance for the right individual to build a genuine career with potential for progression and growth

Your duties will include but will not be limited to:

* Provide first level helpdesk support, log all calls using iET internal Helpdesk application; troubleshooting of hardware and software issues.
* Provide and support all shop floor IT activities, including setting up of computers, printers, scanners desks and information points (iPoint).
* Logging both internal and external customers hardware, software and all IT issues
* Configuring and building computers and notebooks to standard using internal deployment software DSM.
* Set up or adjust workplace, including patching network cabling and installing docking stations.
* Administration of desktop computers, notebooks, printers/photocopiers and telephony (hardphone/softphone), issuing of hardware to users
* Administering and maintaining user accounts using windows AD and SAP
* Support mobile working users across a number of platforms, including iOS, Mobileron and SecOVID for remote access
* Supporting Microsoft Windows operating 7 & 10 systems and MS Office applications
* Manage data restore (from backup servers)
* Provide training to users on office tools
* IT Asset management (inventory update and disposing of obsolete hardware)
* Windows servers and Network administrations (only allowed to administrate local Cisco switches and Fujitsu servers, limited access allowed)

The ideal candidate will have:

* Good understanding of Windows 7/10 and MS Office 2010 & 2016 applications
* Knowledge of ITIL/ITSM processes
* Knowledge of Network and Telecommunications (TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, Cisco switches)
* CCNA part1 qualified preferable
* Knowledge of Windows 2008R2/2012R2 servers
* Knowledge of Excel and VBA
* .Net and power shell - Advantages
* Basic knowledge of firewall

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone from a 1st line support, Helpdesk, service desk or support desk background.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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