I.T Technician
Gaming
Worcestershire
£25k - £30k + Benefits

I.T Technician

Ref: 208| Posted: 29th Mar 2021

IT Technician – Computer / Video Games Developer - West Midlands

Fantastic opportunity for an I.T Technician to join a leading AAA Gaming Developer.

(Previous gaming industry experience, not essential).

 

LOCATION: Bromsgrove, West Midlands

 

What makes it GREAT?

-Opportunity to join a stable and fast-growing company / industry.

-Company has very low staff turnover, Excellent sign that they look after their 40 + staff.

-Exciting working environment, supporting the team working on AAA Video games.

-Company is big enough to keep you busy, small enough to know your name.

-Personable employer with fantastic team environment, including company events as well as regular social gaming and virtual pub nights!

-Flexible working hours.

-Superb holiday allowance including an additional 2 weeks shut down over Christmas.

 

Role:

Seeking a talented and motivated I.T Technician to help manage and maintain this employer’s IT hardware, software, services, and servers 

Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose network problems 
  • Purchase hardware as it is needed 
  • Set-up hardware and software for individuals as needed 
  • Help with day to day I.T enquiries from staff members 
  • Onboard new staff members to various internal/external projects 
  • Liaise with our external partner regarding infrastructure/network security 
  • Manage the tracking of hardware assigned to staff members via database 
  • Ensure disaster recovery plan is maintained and updated where needed 
  • Create procedural documentation for the running of the I.T department 
  • Responding in a timely manner to service issues and requests 
  • Liaise with clients I.T departments from time to time 
  • Work alongside the technical director to help improve processes and identify solutions for infrastructure-based problems. 
  • Liaise with internal department leads to outline and keep hardware specifications accurate and up to date for new hardware. 

COMPANY:

Based in the west midlands my client is a fast-growing gaming developer working on exciting AAA game projects with a long-term pipeline of work to fuel further growth of the business and your career.

REQUIREMENTS: 

To be considered for this IT Technician role you must meet the following criteria:

  • Perforce and Github experience 
  • Familiar with Windows Server/Ubuntu Server 
  • A technical and logical thought process 
  • Good communication skills 
  • Experience with Azure Dev Ops 
  • Experience with Azure Active Directory 
  • Experience with Microsoft for Business suite of products
  • Reside locally to the west midlands office to be able to attend the office at short notice to provide support for office I.T systems.

Desirable Skills:

  • Wireshark experience 
  • Oracle VirtualBox Experience 
  • OpenVPN experience 

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Think critically. 
  • Self motivate and have pride in your work. 
  • Work and communicate well within a team and studio environment. 
  • Take critique and guidance from others well. 
  • Manage your time effectively to achieve the highest quality results. 

REMUNERATION:

The successful I.T Technician will receive:

-Competitive Salary

-Company bonus scheme

-Company outings & events

-Private healthcare 

-Additional time off over Christmas on top of standard holidays 

-Team outings and events 

-Summer BBQ + Christmas Party 


To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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