Vacancy detail

Systems Engineer - Senior

£60,000 – £75,000 Package

Location: United Kingdom (London – City of London, London) Type: Permanent Skills: Wintel (Windows Server) / VMWare Virtualisation / Microsft Azure

Systems Engineer - Senior

This Legal Technology Firm are paving the way in the legal world with their IT Transformation Practices.

With significant depth and a range of resources across five continents as a single, fully integrated, global partnership, they pride themselves on an approachable, collegiate and team based way of working.

The team consists of 4 engineers in HQ in London (Canary Wharf) but you would be liaising virtually also with like-minded individuals around the globe (mainly India).

Struggling to have a work life balance where you are currently working?

Then this really is the role for you with favourable hours, access to a free gym and swimming pool located inside the working building!

My client, as much as they want someone to hit the ground running and work hard believe in employee satisfaction

To perform this role you will be an experienced Wintel Systems and ideally a previous VMware or Systems\Wintel Engineer with thorough knowledge of Microsoft Back Office infrastructure solutions possessing a detailed understanding of both Microsoft's and VMware's virtualisation technologies. Microsoft Azure experience is essential also.

As a Senior Systems Engineer you would be providing day-to-day 3rd and 4th line support providing business critical applications, having a solid understanding of back-office infrastructure, with proven practical experience managing, monitoring and maintaining a large, globally dispersed server estate.


  • Providing 3rd and 4th line support of Physical and Virtual Windows Servers and associated Wintel back office infrastructure e.g. AD, DFS, DHCP, DNS, SCCM, SCOM, ADFS, FIM, WDS, WSUS.
  • Providing design, management and technical engineering support within the Microsoft Azure platform (including IaaS & PasS offerings).
  • In-depth diagnosis, troubleshooting, test, resolution of problems and issues with VMware, Windows Server and System Centre

Essential Experience:

  • Extensive experience managing and maintaining a large server base of Windows Server 2008R2, 2012R2 and 2016, ideally using VMware ESXi 5.5 and above on HPE Rack and Blades server hardware.
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Azure IaaS and PaaS platform with previous experience in design, implementation and management of IaaS and PaaS services is ideal though not essential.


ServiceNow, Unix & Linux based systems, Microsoft SQL & Oracle databases, will be an advantage.

Locations: London (Canary Wharf)

Role: Senior Systems Engineer

Salary: £60,000 - £75,000

Type: Permanent

No Travel

Tel: 020 7780 6700


Ref: AMC*GS/WE784

Reference: AMC*GS/WE784

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