Technology

DEVEOps Engineer

Bluestones staffing NI is working with a Global organisation in Manchester, due to rapidly expanding they have a required for an DEVEOps Engineer.  Working with their team in Vienna you will be working remotely in the Manchester office, (once fully opened).

Location:  Manchester

Salary:  £45,000 – £55,000

Duration:  Permanent

Duties / Tasks 

  • You will be responsible for maintenance, deployment, monitoring, first error analysis including problem solving for our customer systems and applications.
  • Monitor compliance and the service levels agreements
  • Manage the safe operation and planning of our customer systems.
  • Working closely with developers, test engineers and the IT department and support the optimization of internal processes through automation.
  • You promote the development of cloud-based technologies and solutions for our customers systems / applications and processes.
  • Implement the expansion of our IT infrastructure through Linux environments
  • Actively contribute to the continuous development of the technical platforms.

Your Profile  

  • Sound technical training or professional experience as a software engineer / DEVOps
  • Experience in management of Microsoft infrastructure solutions (IIS, Windows Server, SQL Server)
  • Experience with SQL and maintenance of database systems
  • Talent for error analysis and correction
  • Independent, structured and precise way of working
  • Very good communication skills
  • Experience with continuous integration and / or delivery solutions
  • Experience with automation (powershell knowledge) is an advantage
  • Experience with Linux is an advantage

What you can expect:

Our client offers and attractive, flexible workplace and a very friendly working atmosphere in an extraordinary company with customers in the well-known premium manufacture segment (including from Bavaria) and excellent growth opportunities.  We offer you the opportunity to participate in the success story of an internationally oriented software company in the automotive industry.

BSNI is acting as a Recruitment Agency

For more information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or email your cv via link below

IT/BM Project Manager

Bluestones staffing NI is working with a Global organisation in Manchester, due to rapidly expanding they have a required for an IT/BM Project Manager.  Working with their team in Vienna you will be working remotely in the Manchester office, (once fully opened).

Location:  Manchester

Salary:  £55k – £65k

Duration:  Permanent

Duties / Tasks.

  • You will independently supervise BM software within the  framework of global projects.
  • You will independently collect customer requirements, create concepts and coordinate these both professionally and technically with the internal/external contact persons.
  • Implementation projects from conception to acceptance, both from a functional and technical point of view.
  • You derive clear project goals and carry out the IT project planning (including resource management and risk analysis.
  • You are in close coordination with our other project managers as well as the business and IT contracts of our customers and ensure a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • You take on the responsibility to implement the project requirements correctly and on schedule with the project team or development team.

Profile:

  • Well-founded training (HTL, FH, university) with an IT background.
  • Business knowledge is an advantage
  • At least 2 years of work experience in a similar role.
  • Expertise in handling (IT) projects and process-oriented working method
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Independent way of working, reliability to work in a team
  • Very good communication skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project / Visio
  • SQL knowledge is an advantage
  • PM certification beneficial (PMI, IPMA, etc)
  • Experience in IT requirements management and IT change management is an advantage.
  • Experience in / with the automotive industry is an advantage.

What you can expect:

Our client offers and attractive, flexible workplace and a very friendly working atmosphere in an extraordinary company with customers in the well-known premium manufacture segment (including from Bavaria) and excellent growth opportunities.  We offer you the opportunity to participate in the success story of an internationally oriented software company in the automotive industry.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or email you cv via the link below.

BSNI is acting as a Recruitment Agency.

IT Technician

IT Technician required for Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council.

Location: Lisburn & Castlereagh
Salary: £12.95
Duration: Temporary until around June 2021

Key purpose of the job:

As a member of the IT Section the post holder will be act as first level support for IT helpdesk enquiries providing solutions in relation to hardware and software within the Council.

The IT Technician assists with the deployment of hardware and configuration of iphones, Microsoft based devices, and any associated VPN requirements ensuring compliance with Council security requirements and assists senior officers in developing and managing the Council ICT infrastructure.

The post holder is required to provide support to Elected Members, administration and Senior Management in relation to various meetings which includes occasional support outside of normal working hours.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Respond to requests for technical assistance in person, via telephone, via email, and be the initial point of contact for all IT requests. Provide first level support for all IT problems/queries.

2. Help administer the helpdesk system using standard helpdesk principles. Manage responses to user’s hardware/software/infrastructure/telephony problems, Advise users, diagnose and resolve issues, escalate tickets where required, and update the helpdesk system.

4. Manage the creation/modification/deletion of Active Directory and various other user accounts. Builds and deploys Windows 10 PC’s and laptops in accordance with our standard build procedure.

5 .Set up and configuring Apple iphones and Microsoft-based workstation devices and peripherals, setting up and supporting VPN clients whilst ensuring devices are compliant with organisational security requirements.

6. Assist with the management and development of the Council’s ICT systems including hardware, applications, system performance, windows patching, anti-virus, and installation.

7. General administration for IT services, including maintaining / recording / updating the asset management and other related systems.

8. Assist the Assistant Manager – Infrastructure maintain a working organisational network / telecoms infrastructure including the ability to troubleshoot network/wifi/telephony problems at remote sites and visiting sites to solve problems.

Qualifications:

GCSE’s

5 GCSE’s Grade A – C

NVQ Level 2

Experience

3 Years Experience in an IT related post:

Organising a helpdesk facility in a large organisation
Experience of working with a trouble shooting Microsoft Office Products
Iphone setup experience
VOIP/Telephony Experience
Knowledge required.
2.1 Knowledge of the following:
ITIL Experience and Knowledge
Cisco
Office 365
Networking / Comms

For further information please contact Debbie or Tina on 02895219313.
BSNI is acting as a recruitment business.

Level 2 Technical Support Engineer

Bluestones staffing has an exciting new role with our client based in Belfast has a requirement for a Technical Remote Support Engineer Level 2.

Role:

Providing a wide range of services including infrastructure Design, Implementation and Support, the company creates, manages, implements and supports IT systems.

An exciting opportunity for a Technical Remote Support Engineer to provide first and second line support to our end user community in support of their server, infrastructure, desktop and laptop environments. Most of our Client base is located in Northern Ireland and in mainland UK however we do support clients in various locations around the world.

The successful candidate’s duties will include:

·        receiving and logging IT Service Desk calls using the company                       standard call logging facility

·        working on first and second level IT issues until completion

·        liaise with customers and provide information to aid them in their                 day-to-day IT related activities

·        provide the customer with remote technical support and act as their             technical liaison

·        Document and knowledge base information, including new and                       changed services

·        Provide an escalation point to our Level One engineers

·        support a contracted range of hardware and software products and to           assist the account team leader in the delivery of outstanding levels of           customer service

·        report directly into the assigned team leaders and Service Support                 Manager

Essential Critera

·        Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role

·        Microsoft Certifications (MCSA/MCSE)

·        Experience troubleshooting/supporting:

  • Windows 2008/11 SBS | 2012R2 | Hyper-V | Microsoft Exchange | Office365 | Active Directory | Group Policies | VPN | Firewalls | Switching | General comms | MS Office | Backup products | Security Products | Printing | Server/PC Hardware faults

·        Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate excellent                         Customer Service skills

·        Available to work occasional irregular hours

Desirable:

·        MSP Service Desk experience

·        Design and implementation of network security solutions, firewalls               and switching

·        Design and implementation of Active Directory and Group Policies

·        Migration between various versions of Windows Server and                             Microsoft Exchange / Office365

·        Experience in installing and migrating Microsoft SQL

·        Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert

·        Knowledge of Dell Sonic WALL security appliances

Other benefits include: healthcare plan, competitive company pension scheme & training and certifications plan.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or forward your cv via the link below.

is acting as a Recruitment Agency

Level 2 Technical Support Engineer

Bluestones staffing has an exciting new role with our client based in Belfast has a requirement for a Technical Remote Support Engineer Level 2.

Role:

Providing a wide range of services including infrastructure Design, Implementation and Support, the company creates, manages, implements and supports IT systems.

An exciting opportunity for a Technical Remote Support Engineer to provide first and second line support to our end user community in support of their server, infrastructure, desktop and laptop environments. Most of our Client base is located in Northern Ireland and in mainland UK however we do support clients in various locations around the world.

The successful candidate’s duties will include:

·        receiving and logging IT Service Desk calls using the company                       standard call logging facility

·        working on first and second level IT issues until completion

·        liaise with customers and provide information to aid them in their                 day-to-day IT related activities

·        provide the customer with remote technical support and act as their             technical liaison

·        Document and knowledge base information, including new and                       changed services

·        Provide an escalation point to our Level One engineers

·        support a contracted range of hardware and software products and to           assist the account team leader in the delivery of outstanding levels of           customer service

·        report directly into the assigned team leaders and Service Support                 Manager

Essential Critera

·        Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role

·        Microsoft Certifications (MCSA/MCSE)

·        Experience troubleshooting/supporting:

  • Windows 2008/11 SBS | 2012R2 | Hyper-V | Microsoft Exchange | Office365 | Active Directory | Group Policies | VPN | Firewalls | Switching | General comms | MS Office | Backup products | Security Products | Printing | Server/PC Hardware faults

·        Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate excellent                         Customer Service skills

·        Available to work occasional irregular hours

Desirable:

·        MSP Service Desk experience

·        Design and implementation of network security solutions, firewalls               and switching

·        Design and implementation of Active Directory and Group Policies

·        Migration between various versions of Windows Server and                             Microsoft Exchange / Office365

·        Experience in installing and migrating Microsoft SQL

·        Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert

·        Knowledge of Dell Sonic WALL security appliances

Other benefits include: healthcare plan, competitive company pension scheme & training and certifications plan.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or forward your cv via the link below.

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Digital Communications Officer

Bluestones staffing is working with Lisburn and Castlereagh Council to obtain a Digital Communications Officer.

Working within the Finance and Corporate Services in Lagan Valley Island.

Position:    Digital Communications Officer

Scale:          £31,346 – £33,782

Hours:       37 per week

Duration:  Maternity cover

Key purpose of the job:

The digital communications officer will work in the Corporate communications team.  You will be responsible for the management of digital activity, development of engaging digital content including video, the monitoring and analysis of social media activity both internally and externally, promotion of the council through digital communications utilizing the website, intranet and social media platforms.

The post holder will be required to carry out some evening and weekend work in line with the job requirements:

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Work with the Head of Service to develop digital communications strategy and policies for the council, across council departments, to support the aims and objectives of the council.
  • Create and implement digital campaign, developing engaging content and coordinating day to day activities across a range of online platforms.
  • Provide and deliver training and support in relation to effective digital communications.
  • Manage the councils presence on council-owned social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter and other similar sites, posting on relevant blogs.
  • Monitor and measure the impact of social media programmes  and analyse, review and report on the effectiveness of campaigns in an effort to maximise results.
  • Develop relationships with external partners to develop joined up campaigns where appropriate and build online audiences.
  • Any other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • A third level qualification or equivalent
  • A min of  3 years experience in digital communications to include:
    • Digital communications strategy, development, delivery, analysis
    • Experience in web analytics and reporting
    • Management of social media channels
    • Delivering training and support for digital communications / social media
    • Experience in data capture and the creation of targets ezines
    • Experience in busy PR or Marketing Environment

For a full JD please contact Debbie on 02895219313.

BSNI is acting as a recruitment business

Service Desk Engineer

Bluestones staffing is working with a leading Technical company in NI.  Due to winning new contracts they have a requirement for a Service Desk Engineer.

Our client is not only focused on solving the IT problems of businesses, including Managed Services, Cloud Solutions and Support, but dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service.

Successfully creating IT strategies, manages IT systems and supports the IT departments of over 400 organisations across the private and third sectors.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Technical Remote Support Engineer to provide second and third line support to our end user community in support of their server, infrastructure, desktop and laptop environments.

Most of our Client base is located in Northern Ireland and in mainland UK however we do support clients in various locations around the world. The role will be based on our busy Service Desk in our Belfast headquarters located on Heron Road.  The successful candidate’s duties will include:

Working on second/third level IT issues until completion
Liaise with customers and provide information to aid them in their day-to-day IT related activities
Provide the customer with remote technical support and act as their technical liaison
Document and knowledge base information, including new and changed services
Provide an escalation point to our Level One engineers
Support a contracted range of hardware and software products and to assist the account team leader in the delivery of outstanding levels of customer service
Report directly into the assigned team leaders, Service Support Supervisor and Service Support Manager

Essential Criteria

Microsoft Certifications (MCSA/MCSE)
Experience troubleshooting/supporting:
o   Windows 2008/11 SBS | 2012R2 | 2016 | Hyper-V | Microsoft Exchange | Office365 | Active Directory | Group Policies | VPN | Firewalls | Switching | General comms | MS Office | Backup products | Security Products | Printing | Server/PC Hardware faults

Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate excellent Customer Service skills
Desirable:

MSP Service Desk experience
Design and implementation of network security solutions, firewalls and switching
Design and implementation of Active Directory and Group Policies
Migration between various versions of Windows Server and Microsoft Exchange / Office365
Experience in installing and migrating Microsoft SQL
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert
Knowledge of Dell SonicWALL security appliances

For further information contact Debbie  on 02895219313

BSNI is acting as a Recruitment agency

Level 2 Technical Support Engineer

Bluestones staffing has an exciting new role with our client based in Belfast has a requirement for a Technical Remote Support Engineer Level 2.

Role:

Providing a wide range of services including infrastructure Design, Implementation and Support, the company creates, manages, implements and supports IT systems.

An exciting opportunity for a Technical Remote Support Engineer to provide first and second line support to our end user community in support of their server, infrastructure, desktop and laptop environments. Most of our Client base is located in Northern Ireland and in mainland UK however we do support clients in various locations around the world.

The successful candidate’s duties will include:

·        receiving and logging IT Service Desk calls using the company                       standard call logging facility

·        working on first and second level IT issues until completion

·        liaise with customers and provide information to aid them in their                 day-to-day IT related activities

·        provide the customer with remote technical support and act as their             technical liaison

·        Document and knowledge base information, including new and                       changed services

·        Provide an escalation point to our Level One engineers

·        support a contracted range of hardware and software products and to           assist the account team leader in the delivery of outstanding levels of           customer service

·        report directly into the assigned team leaders and Service Support                 Manager

Essential Critera

·        Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role

·        Microsoft Certifications (MCSA/MCSE)

·        Experience troubleshooting/supporting:

  • Windows 2008/11 SBS | 2012R2 | Hyper-V | Microsoft Exchange | Office365 | Active Directory | Group Policies | VPN | Firewalls | Switching | General comms | MS Office | Backup products | Security Products | Printing | Server/PC Hardware faults

·        Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate excellent                         Customer Service skills

·        Available to work occasional irregular hours

Desirable:

·        MSP Service Desk experience

·        Design and implementation of network security solutions, firewalls               and switching

·        Design and implementation of Active Directory and Group Policies

·        Migration between various versions of Windows Server and                             Microsoft Exchange / Office365

·        Experience in installing and migrating Microsoft SQL

·        Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert

·        Knowledge of Dell Sonic WALL security appliances

Other benefits include: healthcare plan, competitive company pension scheme & training and certifications plan.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or forward your cv via the link below.

is acting as a Recruitment Agency

Level 2 Technical Support Engineer

Bluestones staffing has an exciting new role with our client based in Belfast has a requirement for a Technical Remote Support Engineer Level 2.

Role:

Providing a wide range of services including infrastructure Design, Implementation and Support, the company creates, manages, implements and supports IT systems.

An exciting opportunity for a Technical Remote Support Engineer to provide first and second line support to our end user community in support of their server, infrastructure, desktop and laptop environments. Most of our Client base is located in Northern Ireland and in mainland UK however we do support clients in various locations around the world.

The successful candidate’s duties will include:

·        receiving and logging IT Service Desk calls using the company                       standard call logging facility

·        working on first and second level IT issues until completion

·        liaise with customers and provide information to aid them in their                 day-to-day IT related activities

·        provide the customer with remote technical support and act as their             technical liaison

·        Document and knowledge base information, including new and                       changed services

·        Provide an escalation point to our Level One engineers

·        support a contracted range of hardware and software products and to           assist the account team leader in the delivery of outstanding levels of           customer service

·        report directly into the assigned team leaders and Service Support                 Manager

Essential Critera

·        Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role

·        Microsoft Certifications (MCSA/MCSE)

·        Experience troubleshooting/supporting:

  • Windows 2008/11 SBS | 2012R2 | Hyper-V | Microsoft Exchange | Office365 | Active Directory | Group Policies | VPN | Firewalls | Switching | General comms | MS Office | Backup products | Security Products | Printing | Server/PC Hardware faults

·        Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate excellent                         Customer Service skills

·        Available to work occasional irregular hours

Desirable:

·        MSP Service Desk experience

·        Design and implementation of network security solutions, firewalls               and switching

·        Design and implementation of Active Directory and Group Policies

·        Migration between various versions of Windows Server and                             Microsoft Exchange / Office365

·        Experience in installing and migrating Microsoft SQL

·        Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert

·        Knowledge of Dell Sonic WALL security appliances

Other benefits include: healthcare plan, competitive company pension scheme & training and certifications plan.

For further information please contact Debbie on 02895219313 or forward your cv via the link below.

is acting as a Recruitment Agency

Service Desk Engineer

Bluestones staffing is working with a leading Technical company in NI.  Due to winning new contracts they have a requirement for a Service Desk Engineer.

Our client is not only focused on solving the IT problems of businesses, including Managed Services, Cloud Solutions and Support, but dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service.

Successfully creating IT strategies, manages IT systems and supports the IT departments of over 400 organisations across the private and third sectors.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Technical Remote Support Engineer to provide second and third line support to our end user community in support of their server, infrastructure, desktop and laptop environments.

Most of our Client base is located in Northern Ireland and in mainland UK however we do support clients in various locations around the world. The role will be based on our busy Service Desk in our Belfast headquarters located on Heron Road.  The successful candidate’s duties will include:

Working on second/third level IT issues until completion
Liaise with customers and provide information to aid them in their day-to-day IT related activities
Provide the customer with remote technical support and act as their technical liaison
Document and knowledge base information, including new and changed services
Provide an escalation point to our Level One engineers
Support a contracted range of hardware and software products and to assist the account team leader in the delivery of outstanding levels of customer service
Report directly into the assigned team leaders, Service Support Supervisor and Service Support Manager

Essential Criteria

Microsoft Certifications (MCSA/MCSE)
Experience troubleshooting/supporting:
o   Windows 2008/11 SBS | 2012R2 | 2016 | Hyper-V | Microsoft Exchange | Office365 | Active Directory | Group Policies | VPN | Firewalls | Switching | General comms | MS Office | Backup products | Security Products | Printing | Server/PC Hardware faults

Ability to communicate effectively and demonstrate excellent Customer Service skills
Desirable:

MSP Service Desk experience
Design and implementation of network security solutions, firewalls and switching
Design and implementation of Active Directory and Group Policies
Migration between various versions of Windows Server and Microsoft Exchange / Office365
Experience in installing and migrating Microsoft SQL
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert
Knowledge of Dell SonicWALL security appliances

For further information contact Debbie  on 02895219313

BSNI is acting as a Recruitment agency