IT Service Transition Engineer

  • Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
  • £30k - 36k per year Benefits

Service Transition Engineer – Stoke-on-Trent – up to £36k

My client a specialist in their field require an IT Service Transition Engineer to join a busy team.

  • Design and Implementation of new IT Services
  • Review and Continual Improvement of existing IT Services
  • Network technical lead on strategic IT projects
  • Planning and implementation of complex changes
  • Documentation of key systems
  • Act as an escalation point for IT Services that have been transitioned into operation
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong planning and organisational skills, with the ability to effectively prioritise and plan own workload
  • Ability to work effectively both as part of an established team and on own initiative
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours when required
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure
  • High attention to detail

Technical Skills (required)

  • Networking (LAN / WAN / Wireless)
  • Firewalls (Checkpoint / Cisco)
  • Load Balancing (A10 / Barracuda / HAProxy)

Technical Skills / Education (Desirable):

  • Windows Servers (2008, 2012, 2016) 
  • Virtualisation Technologies (VMWare)
  • Cloud Technologies
  • Software Defined Networking
  • Monitoring (Nagios)
  • ITIL Foundation
  • Industry recognised certifications e.g CCNA, CCNP etc.