Systems Engineer

Job Description:

Our client a leading IT services firm, are looking for a candidate that will help support new Azure solutions and enhance their current public cloud platform for their clients based in the financial services industry.

You will be part of a team that serves the very core of their infrastructure and will be challenged to provide solutions that are tailored to their clients while also being transparent and supportable by the organization.

This is a permanent role with a team based in Edinburgh, however, the role offers hybrid working.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Strong technical skills with public cloud technologies, Azure specifically

  • Minimum 2-3 years' experience in a system engineering role

  • Certifications preferred (Azure Expert, MCSE, VCP, CCP)

  • Understanding of Remote Access/Delivery Platforms (RemoteApp, AVD, XenDesktop)

  • Highly logical thinker and skilled in identifying root cause and solutions

  • Must be able to work both independently and in project teams

  • Ability to work under pressure and with short deadlines

  • Ability to mitigate risk and engage other team members when needed

  • Must have availability to occasionally work nights and some weekends

  • Strong Technical skills in the following areas:

    • Azure (Cloud Technologies)

    • Office 365

    • Citrix Netscaler

    • Windows Server Technologies-Active Directory

    • VMWare ESXi/vCenter

    • Veeam

    • Storage (PureStorage/Nimble)

    • Citrix virtual apps and desktops

Desirable Skills/Experience:

  • MSP experience preferred

Core Responsibilities:

  • Implement and support new technology projects/initiatives/onboardings

  • Management of various multi-tenant platforms in a team environment

  • Respond and action alerts from centralized management system

  • Work with remote support teams and respond to escalated issues in a timely fashion

  • Provide SME support to new client onboardings


  • A highly competitive salary

  • Robust benefits package including generous annual leave entitlement

Core-Asset Consulting is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital/civil partner status or pregnancy.

Job reference: 15674

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

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