IT Solutions Manager - Basildon, Essex

Recruitment Genius
Basildon, Essex, England
£40000 - £50000 per annum
03 Jul 2017
01 Aug 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced IT solution manager to oversee their Windows based back office technology operations and assume responsibility for their data-centre servers hosting their solution.

They are a fast growing (SaaS) solution provider based in Basildon just off the A127, offering an enterprise class live chat and online communication system to various verticals including local authorities, universities and finance.

You must be very knowledgeable regarding IT systems, have a solid technical background, be hands on and a team player capable of managing and motivating people. Attention to detail is essential and you must be able to take on the responsibly of ensuring seamless continuity of their solution used by multiple clients.

Manage, monitor, streamline and enhance existing business systems; which include their back-office systems, website applications and the business core systems located in a London data-centre. Ensure all systems are documented and take ownership of any change control requirements and processes. The role will also include management of their business continuity strategy, disaster recovering plan and IT security in relation to their contractual obligations.

- Proven experience as corporate IT manager
- Sound understanding of computer systems, virtualisation, networks, firewalls, security etc.
- Excellent organisational and leadership skills
- BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA will be a plus
- Able to communicate and present ideas and solutions to the relevant directors


- Server2012 / Active Directory
- Virtualisation / Hyper-V / Clustering
- HP servers/blades and SAN
- Security, Networking, VPN
- SQL Server, Windows Services, Web Applications

If you're looking for an exciting opportunity with a fast growing company in a friendly environment with great prospects, local to the Basildon area, send your CV.