Desktop Support Engineer

  • Job Reference: VACDMG011
  • Date Posted: 13 May 2021
  • Recruiter: EXEC Search
  • Location: Galway, County Galway
  • Salary: €38,000 to €40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Mulltilingual Team
  • Telephone: 01 5394600

Job Description

Role: Desktop Support Engineer

Location: Galway (Remote during the pandemic period)

Salary: DOE

Benefits: Healthcare, private pension scheme, 21 days AL, Laptop, headset. 

Main responsibilities:

  • Desktop support for circa 80 end users (mix of local and remote) (Windows 10, Office365).
  • Administer Microsoft Windows server environments, including system installation, configuration, account management, backups, virus protection administration
  • Maintain:
    • VMWare infrastructure
    • Network infrastructure of switches, routers and firewalls. 
    • Local Server Room operations
  • Monitor access to the networks - addressing issues of data security, password generation and file access
  • Monitor server performance, network capacity and security issues
  • Support VOIP phone systems and mobile devices
  • Assist in preparing, revising and maintaining procedures and documentation

The ideal candidate will have recent work experience in the following areas:

  • Windows 2008/2012/2016 Server
  • Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, GPO
  • Windows 10 support
  • Windows Services Support including remote desktop services, clustering services and DFS
  • VMWare ESXi 6.0
  • Antivirus Endpoint products  
  • Networking knowledge: routing, switching and ethernet (tcp/ip)
  • MS Office Pro O365 Suite
  • Firewall/VPN administration (Juniper, Cisco)
  • Enterprise Backups