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Systems Administrator

Systems Administrator – South West London - £40k-£45k

Peracto’s client, an innovative technology-driven hedge fund, is currently looking for an experienced Systems Administrator to join their excellent team.

As a Systems Administrator the successful candidate can expect to deliver IT support to all staff within the business, including investment professionals, operations and software developers. In the role Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and Service Level Agreements (SLAs) will be established for the team and part of the role will be ensuring that these are met. The successful candidate will also need to aid the team in building its capabilities through the adoption of some best practice processes that are highly tailored to the needs of the business. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced System Administrators to join a global firm that has been a strong performer in the market for many years.

Knowledge and Skills

• 2.1 degree, from a Premier or Russell Group University, in Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics.
• 2-7 years’ experience working within IT.
• Certification or experience working with ITIL, CoBiT or ISO standards would be advantageous.
• Exposure to the Financial Services industry would be beneficial.
• Previous experience of working with software development teams would be an asset.
• Strong familiarity with IT and ability and confidence to support global users and systems based on the following technology sets:
o Basic Networking
o Windows Operating Systems
o Active Director
o MS Exchange
o Citrix and VPN remote access solutions
o iPhones

The Ideal Candidate

• A self-motivated, enthusiastic and driven individual.
• Excellent written and communication skill with a keen attention to detail.
• Strong interpersonal skills and able to be a team player within a global working environment.
• Understands the importance and has the ability to influence through good argument and evidence.

If this post matches your skillset, experience and career aspirations for your next move please apply for more information and a confidential chat.

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