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IT Field Services Engineer

Job Title: IT Field Services Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwick
Salary: 25000 - 27000
REF: 3204
Contact Name: Traci Thompson
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Job Description

We currently have a vacancy for a full time permanent Field Services Engineer. Based in Warwick you will be part of a small Field Services team where you will support customers and end-users by providing general advice and guidance as well as working on Incidents and Service Request that cannot be completed remotely by the Service Desk. You will need to work to defined SLAs as well as assisting Project teams with deployments and other installation activities.

The Field Services Engineer role requires excellent customer service skills and an ability to communicate with customers at all levels, along with patience, understanding and the ability to proactively take responsibility for end-user’s problems. You will be a confident, pro-active self-motivated person, who is experienced in dealing with technical hardware and software incidents. The ideal person will be motivated to take advantage of internal training and support the business in maintaining their Microsoft Gold Partnership status by keeping up-to-date with the latest Microsoft certifications.

You must be prepared to work occasional evenings and weekends.

Field Services Engineer Main Responsibilities: 
• Building and configuring end-user-computing devices such as desktops, laptops and tablet devices to agreed standards
• Visit customer sites to complete scheduled activities such as installations, desk moves, upgrades and changes as well as other planned activities
• Visit sites to provide reactive support including support for Network, Server and Storage equipment located on customer sites – this includes acting as remote-hands for our Resolver Groups
• Providing end-user support and assistance for typical Desktop, Office and other End-user Computing tasks
• Completing Incidents, Service Requests and other defined activities including performing Proactive Checks, basic Event Triage and resolving subsequent issues within agreed parameters, handing-off to other Resolve Groups and third parties when needed
• You may also be assigned to a specific customer site for longer periods of time to provide deskside support – this is a key part of the role and requires a consultative approach to supporting users and may include delivering end-user training

Our client is looking for: 
• Experience of working within a Managed Service Provider environment
• Knowledge of MS Office 365 Applications
• Experience in Autotask/AEM or another ITSM tool (Service Centre/Remedy)
• Experience with Windows 7, 8 & 10, Windows Server 2008 / 2012, 2016, Mac OSX
• Active Directory Basics i.e. Password Reset
• Understanding of workstation hardware, including installing PCs and printers
• Mobile Device Configuration
• Basic Networking Principles TCP/IP
• RDP or Remote access tool experience
• Basic understanding of setting up and maintaining users and managing permissions
• Basic understanding of Anti-Virus software/Anti-Spam solutions
• Troubleshooting and assisting with internet related problems