Microsoft System Engineer / Administrator – Warrington – £30,000

Chapman Tate are currently seeking a Microsoft Systems Engineer, or Systems Administrator to join an exciting North West based cloud, web and email hosting company.

Alongside a vibrant and friendly small team, you will be working on the latest internet technologies, supporting large scale systems used by tens of thousands of users.


As a Microsoft System Engineer / Administrator, you will:

  • Deliver hosted email and web solutions to individuals and businesses around the world.
  • Provision new email, web and DNS servers, debug service problems, write new software, and support the wider team with technical tasks.
  • Be agile and forward thinking, constantly driving systems forward to provide the best service.


To succeed as a Microsoft System Engineer / Administrator, you need:

  • Genuine passion for technology!
  • Project management skills, as the role has the view to become Senior very quickly.
  • Good network and server diagnostic skills and the ability to communicate well.
  • To get to Manchester data centre sites within 90 minutes outside of normal office hours (for on call duties).


Experience with:

  • Windows Server
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Office 365.



  • Unix/Linux (Redhat & Centos) –
  • VMWare – Virtualization.
  • Zimbra – Enterprise Email.
  • Plesk – Web Hosting.
  • Netapp/Nexenta – SAN Storage.
  • Cisco – Core Network.
  • Knowledge of programming, scripting and web applications.


In return as a Microsoft System Engineer / Administrator, you will receive:

  • Up to £30,000 plus discretionary annual bonus.
  • Salary reviewed every 12 months.
  • Free car parking.
  • Private health insurance.
  • Training and sponsorship towards MCITP/CCNA status.
  • New technology scheme – Help to buy the latest technology.


If you feel like this is the opportunity for you, call 0121 285 5529 or send your

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential chat. A more thorough job specification and phone call will be followed up to the relevant applicants.


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