Senior 3rd Line Project Engineer  

  • Location:
    Derby, Derbyshire Derby, Derbyshire Derby, Derbyshire Derby, Derbyshire
  • Salary:
    c£55,000 / per annum D.O.E 
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Tech & IT Jobs
  • Deadline:
    March 12, 2025

Express Recruitment are delighted to partnering up with one of the East Midland’s fastest growing Managed Service Providers. As a result of year-on-year growth, our client now require the addition of a Senior 3rd Line IT Engineer with the ability to demonstrate experience across a plethora of technical projects, from network migrations to cloud infrastructure upgrades.  

This is a full time, permanent position, consisting of Monday to Friday working days. Hybrid working is also on offer, so long as the candidate is happy to attend client sites when required for project planning & delivery.  

In return, the successful candidate will receive a generous salary between £47-55k, depending on experience. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Act as main escalation point for 1st and 2nd line support teams when triaging technical issues 
  • Liaise closely with clients to understand stringent technical requirements and be able to scope and pre plan project accordingly  
  • Prepare policies and procedures for clients, relating to CyberEssentials compliance  
  • Oversee the maintenance, deployment and migration of Microsoft 365 suite of cloud services as well as Hyper-V/VMWare infrastructures 
  • Lead the evaluation and deployment of new technologies and collaborate with 3rd party MSP suppliers to assist with the execution of  high-level projects 
  • Stay alert to ongoing issues and vulnerabilities occurring on customer sites to ensure potential escalated risks are mitigated  
  • Report directly to IT Manager/Project Manager and put forward proposals on how to improve processes and current operating systems  

Qualifications & Experience

  • Recognised qualification it Information Technology or similar subject 
  • MCSE/MCITP qualifications highly desirable 
  • Microsoft 365/Azure Fundamentals certifications highly desirable 
  • Demonstrable 3rd line IT support experience 
  • Proven work history in a MSP/MSSP environment 
  • Proven stakeholder engagement and client relationship skills 
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft technologies – Exchange 2019, Windows 10/11, MS Office 2019, MS 365, and VMWare
  • Full UK Driving Licence  

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Full Time, Monday – Friday  

Salary: c£47,000 – £55,000 per annum D.O.E 

Location: Derby, Derbyshire

Job Type: Permanent 

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.