System Administrator, 2nd Line Support Engineer

System Administrator : 2nd Line Support Engineer | Essex | £25,000 – £30,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently looking an experienced System Administrator 2nd Line Support Engineer to assist our client with their large and growing customer base.

This is a great job opportunity to join a well-established IT company who are growing, whilst still having that family culture.

As System Administrator 2nd Line Support, you will provide technical expertise throughout the business.


You will manage and facilitate the service of the client service desk and managed service platform. To diagnose and resolve in an efficient and timely manner, customer issues that have been logged and act as an escalation point.

  • You will take ownership for telephone calls to the Support Desk and resolve them as quickly and effectively as possible
  • Act as 1st to 3rd remote support when systems demonstrate performance issues or service failures internally and externally
  • Develop, monitor and support the hosted environment proactively taking corrective action where required
  • Assist Client Support team and undertake duties which include 2nd and 3rd remote engineering when required serve as Client Support Engineer (Complex installations or problem resolution) and provide support as required
  • Produce scope documentation and obtain customer agreement for migration to the hosted system
  • Take ownership of a customer issue and resolve in a professional and timely manner
  • Provide monthly Client Support Team performance statistics and where necessary propose improvement strategies to correct poor performance to senior management

Citrix experience is key for this role, troubleshooting and able to investigate issues

Experience in Networking and Windows

  • You will have experience in a 2nd Line Support, System Administrator position
  • Qualifications in: CompTIA A+, MCP/MCSE (Microsoft Certified Professional), CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician)
  • Experience in PC Hardware and software
  • Network cabling and Networking experience of Windows and MS packages including, Office, Internet and Exchange
  • Key experience in Microsoft Server and Exchange
  • Citrix experience
  • You will have a UK driving licence

If you are interested please send a copy of your CV to Claire at Jonothan Bosworth for more information.