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IT Systems Engineer – Northwich – Up to £40k

On behalf of our market-leading based in Northwich, we are recruiting for a talented IT Systems Engineer. The IT Systems Engineer will join a highly experienced dedicated team of application developers and support staff.

The IT Systems Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Configure, install and support SQL Servers, Windows Servers, and Web Servers in our client’s production enterprise environments
  • Undertake system health-checks and monitoring to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security
  • Independently analyze, diagnose, and correct issues, providing problem resolution end-to-end
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
  • Assist developers with complex query tuning and indexing improvements
  • Perform scheduled maintenance tasks and support application upgrade and release deployments

The IT Systems Engineer will have the following:

  • MS SQL Server Administration or DBA experience is mandatory
  • Excellent knowledge and abilities with performance, diagnosis, and tuning techniques across the whole stack; database internals, o/s, storage, SQL Server Query Processor, concurrency, execution plans, and indexes
  • Good understanding of backups restores and recovery models
  • In-depth experience of SQL Server Always On Availability Groups and Microsoft Cluster technologies
  • Broad and in-depth experience of infrastructure, including virtualization, Windows Servers, Web Servers and RDS Servers in enterprise and SMB environments
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP networking, firewalls, and routers
  • Some programming or scripting languages e.g., PowerShell, bash, stored procedures, and TSQL


  • Flexible working hours
  • Career progression
  • Generous ‘Out of Hours Support’ pay package

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IT Systems Engineer – Northwich – Up to £40k

Interviewing and onboarding for this role will be going ahead remotely while Covid-19 restrictions are in place.

27 May 2021
IT Support
3rd Line Support
Cheshire, Northwich


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