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Windows Engineer - Prop Trading

Job Title: Windows Engineer - Prop Trading
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/16429/A/KS/190421_1618837753
Contact Name: Support Team
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Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Windows Engineer (Infrastructure Microsoft). Are you a technologist Windows Engineer?
You could be joining a Prop Trading company, continually learning and progressing your career within an informal, collaborative and technology driven environment where you'll be rewarded with significant bonuses and be based in amazing City offices with roof terrace, breakout areas, free food and casual dress code.

As a Windows Engineer you will ensure that the firms internal users (including traders, quants and senior management) have everything they need to be successful; there's a broad scope of responsibilities encompassing Windows desktop and server environments, virtualisation, communication and collaboration systems, telephony and more. You will manage the installation and configuration of desktop computing solutions including thin clients and virtual desktops; manage improvements through automation and standardisation; coordinate and execute trader desk moves, set up desks for new staff and assume responsibility of incidents and requests using JIRA request systems.

Driven by technology the company is able to offer a remote interview / onboarding process during the current social distancing measures; in time you'll join colleagues in the City based offices for the majority of the week.

*You have experience of supporting Windows desktops and servers in a fast paced financial services environment
*You have a strong knowledge of Windows desktop and server OS (Windows 10 Windows Server 2012R / 2016 / 2019
*You have a good understanding of Directory concepts and other common Windows infrastructure topics such as file permissions, DFS, DNS, DHCP)
*You're familiar with configuration and maintenance of desktop and server hardware and VMware vSphere virtualization
*You have experience with telephony systems such as Speakerbus or similar products
*You have a good knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 software, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Teams
*You have Python and / or PowerShell scripting skills to automate routine administrative tasks
*You're collaborative and pragmatic with excellent communication skills

As a Windows Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £70k) plus significant bonus and benefits package.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Windows Engineer opportunity.