Job Type

Full Time


9 days ago


Support Engineer – Azure – York (outskirts) – remote working

Candour have been engaged by a thriving MS Gold Partner currently smashing their yearly expansion targets despite the global turmoil to recruit a number of Microsoft focussed Support Engineers to work on their Azure offering.

Experience & certification with Azure is an absolute must alongside the usual MS stack and further training will be provided/paid for in this area as you progress your career with them.

Ideal technical skills:

  • Microsoft Azure & ideally relevant certification
    • Microsoft Server
    • Office 365
    • Sharepoint Online
    • Citrix VDI
    • WVD
    • Sentinel
    • CloudHealth
    • Experience of configuring software
    • Software and Operating Systems: implementation, patching, configuration changes, fault finding.
    • Anti-malware strategies (Sophos/Symantec/McAfee/Trend/Mimecast)
    • Infrastructure Security
    • Networking (DNS/DHCP/VPN/firewall configuration/routing/server builds/subnets)
    • Large data volume storage solutions

And how you’ll be using them:

  • Provision of technical support to all internal end-users and external customers during agreed working hours on a rota basis with current Service Desk operations between 07:00 – 18:00 Monday-Friday, with some flexibility on shift hours as and when required. 
    • Provide Licensing and Cloud Provisioning support to internal staff and customer based on query requirements
    • Participate in an out of hours on call rota.
    • Providing excellent customer service via the telephone, ticketing system, email system and face to face.
    • Accurately log all incidents and requests onto the Service Desk ITSM tool from both internal end-users and external customers.
    • Develop, present and implement proposals to improve IT systems and infrastructure.
    • Adhere to change management processes.
    • Maintain high levels of incident ownership through the incident lifecycle to a satisfactory customer resolution.
    • Understand and adhere to the technical escalations’ procedure.
    • Occasionally performing onsite low-level consultancy customer work as and when required.
    • Understand, adhere to and promote IT security best practises.
    • Completing administrative tasks, acknowledging events, checking security logs, logging and progressing change requests and internal change processes.
    • Occasional patching outside of core business hours.
    • Ongoing documentation of network, infrastructure and related processes.

A full job description & company information can be provided to anyone meeting the above minimum criteria, please apply in the first instance with your latest CV outlining your salary expectations & availability for an immediate response. All interviewing & onboarding is currently being conducted remotely so it only takes a skipped lunchtime one day to explore what is an amazing opportunity!