SSAFA – Senior Systems Support Engineer (London)



£40,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
London, EC3R

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced 3rd line systems engineer in the IT Department at SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity.

About the role

We are seeking a highly organised individual to provide 3rd line technical support & maintenance to the IT systems at SSAFA. You will ensure effective and efficient performance of systems and networks, as well as assist with the design, development and support of the organisational policy.


To carry out this role successfully you will have strong technical and interpersonal skills. You will be a team player who has a strong service attitude and manages conflicting deadlines well. Previous experience with providing 3rd line IT support to medium to large companies, along with relevant training, is essential.

You will have:

  • Proven experience configuring switches, firewalls and routers at multiple locations
  • Advanced Windows 2012/2016 MS server support to MCSE level
  • Strong IT support skills along with service desk and ITIL framework knowledge
  • Experience managing a large network infrastructure
  • In depth knowledge of administration and deployment of PC’s and laptops using WDS

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


For further information

If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Tom Barnes on 02074639340 for an informal discussion.

To apply, visit SSAFA’s website

Closing date: Midnight on 7th February 2018

Interviews: 12th-13th February 2018. If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to undertake a technical aptitude test as part of the selection process.

SSAFA is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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