IT Support Engineer


IT Applications Support Engineer

Qualification: Minimum 3 years’ experience working within an IT Helpdesk, desktop/application support role

Number of Years’ Experience Required: Minimum 3 years’ experience working within an IT Helpdesk, desktop/application support role


Reporting to the IT Manager, this role will require an experienced individual to provide software upgrade support for over 300 users; contribute to and work individually on upgrade projects.


Key Responsibilities

  • Experience providing Windows desktop support, including Windows 10
  • Previous experience with upgrades e.g. Office and Windows 7 & 10
  • Knowledge of Active Directory, creating, modifying & testing Group Policy an advantage
  • Application testing, piloting and assisting with new rollouts
  • Preparation of installation files and bespoke configurations
  • Strong Office support skills including application integrations with Office
  • SQL maintenance, scripting and reporting
  • Windows Server (various) experience
  • Strong trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills
  • Out of hours and weekend work will be required from time to time
  • Risk Management - Comply with all of the Firm's policies & procedures; attend risk briefings & support Firm-wide risk management initiatives. Adhere to the file review and closure process and ensure all open and in-active matters are reviewed and closed as appropriate.
  • Information Security - Support implementation of the Firms Information Security Management and comply with the Firms Information Security Statement
    o Adhere to data classifications and handling rules
    o Report Breach of Policy, Incident or Security Weakness
  • Staff may be requested to carry out such reasonable tasks as may from time to time occur
  • The ability to logically troubleshoot problems to a satisfactory resolution
  • Proven experience in working with a team implementing technical upgrades/changes and migration strategies.


John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers