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3rd Line Project Engineer

£40,000 - £45,000

Up to £45,000 plus benefits

London (NW5)

The applicant must have a full, clean driving licence and will be required to complete a DBS check application

Project Engineer, IT Support, Engineer, Networks, Projects, Implementation, Active Directory, DNS, Server, Virtualisation, VMware, Hyper-V, Education, Schools,


A fantastic and proactive provider of ICT support, they have built end-to-end ICT solutions fit for schools that teachers and pupils can rely on, working alongside the school to ensure that the technology they install is exactly what the school requires.


*A great Opportunity!  


To work with Project Managers and Technical Project Manager’s in planning, scoping and delivering projects as well as providing technical line management for junior project engineers and contractors.
The 3rd Line Project Engineer Duties:


  • Deliver projects to defined timescales and project objectives, effectively communicate and manage projects expectations to all relevant stakeholders
  • Maintain project delivery schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities and resolving problems
  • Assist Project Managers in managing contractors and junior project engineers during project delivery
  • Conduct network surveys and assessments
  • Review and document key tasks and deliverables for business as usual projects to enable project team/contractors to implement
  • Create technical project documentation
    • Scope
    • Network Surveys
    • Implementation
    • Handover
    • Training / How-to guides
  • Attend customer meetings to define requirements, document customer expectations and liaise with builders and external parties
  • Review technical solutions prior to submissions
  • Assist Sales team with proposals and provide technical consultation and guidance
  • Research and Develop technical deployments and implementations to ensure projects are delivered as effective and efficiently as possible.
  • Manage and develop junior project engineers
  • Provide support and guidance on best practice to project engineers
    • 3rd line escalation for technical issues
    • Direct reporting for selected engineers
  • Assist Solution Architects and Sales Team with bids and tenders – review technical documentation
  • Liaise with suppliers for Technical specifications


The 3rd Line Project Engineer:


  • Proven ability to configure and troubleshoot a variety of Windows Server OS: 2003 through 2012 R2
  • Windows Servers
    • Active Directory – installation and configuration of all aspects of AD DS and its associated services (Group Policies, DNS, DHCP) across different environments
    • Installation and configuration of all Window Server 2012 R2 server roles and core features (DFS, NAP, Direct Access, RDS)
  • Virtualisation – Excellent understanding of the virtualization concepts with working knowledge of VMware and Hyper-V, including highly-available clusters
  • Storage – proven ability to create highly-resilient SANs. Dell EqualLogic & HP StorageWorks experience beneficial
  • Knowledge of deployment solutions such as WDS/MDT essential. Experience with SCCM highly advantageous
  • Networking – Good understanding of the networking stack, TCP/IP and subnetting. Ability to deal with a wide range of networking hardware from different vendors. Comfortable with configuring VLANs, ACLs, STP and static routing (Dell Networking / HP / Cisco switches exposure beneficial)
  • Comfortable with a range of backup products, including VM-level solutions – Veeam, Backup Exec etc.
  • Exchange – exposure to Exchange 2007, 2010 and 2013, including upgrades/migration projects
  • Experience dealing with Google Apps and Office 365
  • Understanding of managed wireless solutions (Ruckus advantageous), including 802.1X security and guest/BYOD networks
  • Experience with Sophos Enterprise Console and other managed antivirus systems
  • Experience conducting network and server surveys
  • Experience in compiling technical documentation including use of Visio diagrams
  • Ability to keep abreast of developments in the market relevant to our business


Apply now!


Project Engineer, IT Support, Engineer, Networks, Projects, Implementation, Active Directory, DNS, Server, Virtualisation, VMware, Hyper-V, Education, Schools,