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  CVinfo@chapmantate.com

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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