Junior IT Support Engineer / 1st / 2nd Line Support Technician

21 Sep 2018
19 Oct 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Junior IT Support Engineer

Location: Milton Park, Abingdon (OX14)

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

The Company aims to accelerate the development of fusion energy by combining two emerging technologies – spherical tokamaks and high-temperature superconductors.

The Company was originally established in 2009 to design and develop small Spherical Tokamaks and compact fusion reactors for a range of applications. Since then, the strategy has evolved to prioritise building a pilot plant to exceed fusion energy breakeven.

The Role:

As a Junior IT Support Engineer, you will be responsible for working closely with colleagues to deliver day to day support as well as implement and maintain critical IT infrastructure to fulfil present and future business needs.

Main Responsibilities:

* Assist users with IT related issues.
* Installing/Upgrading Windows based computers and installing Software packages.
* Set up new users' accounts and profiles and deal with password issues
* Resolving security alerts on client computers and assisting other team members when required.
* Maintaining/Creating documentation and a great telephone manner communicating clearly.
* Troubleshoot system and network problems, diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults
* Support team members with day to day tasks

Personal Skills and Attributes:

* Used to working in a small technical team
* Able to produce timely responses to technical support queries
* Ability to work under pressure.
* Ability to work independently when required and have excellent problem-solving skills

Experience and Knowledge


* Office 365
* Windows operating systems
* Active Directory


* Basic Cyber Security knowledge
* Linux
* VMware
* Citrix


* 25 Days Holiday (plus bank holidays)
* Company Pension scheme: Company contribution of 5% of salary after 3 months’ service
* Eligible for company share option scheme after one years’ service
* Company bonus scheme, discretionary, dependent on performance
* Private medical insurance after 3 months’ service

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