Desktop Support Engineer

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Investment Technology Group (UK)
  • 17 Sep 18 2018-09-17

ITG is looking for an intellectual and enthusiastic Desktop Support Engineer to join our Windows Support team. Investors around the world receive better returns because of the work we do every day. From traders to technologists and everyone in between, ITGers are passionate about innovating, solving problems and making an impact on the bottom line. Our teams set the bar high and strive to consistently provide best-in-class service to institutional investors around the world.

WE’LL TRUST YOU TO:

  • Setup, configure, and maintain various aspects of the Windows Desktop Environment, including but not limited to hardware and software management, security patches and health check monitoring in line with global desktop standards, policies and procedures 
  • Perform preventative maintenance including checking and cleaning of workstations, printers and peripherals
  • Build rapport with help desk customers and prioritise and schedule problems, escalating where required
  • Configure and support mobile devices including MDM and other telecom tasks
  • Take responsibility for London Data Centre Management including organising deliveries, patching cables, installing servers and inventory management in line with global standards, policies and procedures
  • Take responsibility for the research, product comparison and recommendation of new hardware and software in line with the technology plans of ITG Europe
  • Interact with the other Infrastructure teams locally and globally on issues and projects where needed

WHAT YOU BRING WITH YOU:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT (or equivalent)
  • 3 - 4 years of relevant work experience
  • High level knowledge of Windows software and hardware
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and problem solve effectively
  • Proactive approach to all aspects of the IT environment
  • Client and commercial focused mindset with a strive for excellence
  • Responsiveness to change and the ability to achieve results
  • Proven ability to manage projects
  • A team player mindset

YOU’RE JUST RIGHT FOR ITG IF YOU WANT:

  • A smaller team environment with 3-10 professionals
  • A great place for upward and geographic mobility
  • Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on all sides of the business
  • The energetic dynamism of financial markets
  • Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar
  • A community that values hard work as well as work-life balance
  • A company that is committed to giving back to surrounding communities, from LA to Hong Kong and Sydney and the 11 locations in between