IT Support Engineer

Location Larne, County Antrim
Job type Contract
Salary Negotiable
Published about 1 month ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Ben Martin
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Job description

Staffline are delighted to advertise this role for an IT support engineer for our client who are one of the largest independent generators in the UK and Ireland, with an asset base that covers multiple technologies and a range of revenue streams.

The role will initially be temporary-to-ongoing and will be based in Larne.

The successful candidate will report to the IT Service Manager (NI), the key responsibilities and duties will include:-

  • Resolving 1st, 2nd and 3rd line requests referring to SMEs where needed
  • Carrying out a range of IT operational tasks and checks
  • Supporting the roll out of new applications and upgrades
  • Identifying problems (recurring issues) and performing root cause analysis/issue resolution
  • Monitoring systems ensuring high availability and service levels
  • Maintaining systems including regular patching and security updates


  • Knowledge of computer hardware (PCs, storage, servers, networks) and software
  • Experience of supporting end to end IT systems (end user, PC, network, server and application)
  • Experience of power generation (operations and trading) applications support
  • Experience of the following:-

IT Networking principles (LAN/Wan)

Basic scripting

Operating Systems (PC/Server)

Basic Database skills

Windows Server and Windows Desktop (all versions)

Desktop build

Active directory and group policies


  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, notice systematic problems, troubleshooting
  • A self-motivated individual thriving in a dynamic work environment
  • Flexible approach and the ability to deal with high levels of change


  • CompTIA A+ or similar
  • MCSA in windows (or working towards)


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