Technical Consultant

Commercial Ltd
From £50,000 to £53,000 per annum
18 Jan 2019
01 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical ConsultantCheltenham

£50000 to £53000

ABOUT COMMERCIALCommercial Group was established in 1991 and has since grown to become the largest independently owned Business Services Group in the UK. Today, comprising of 6 divisions; Managed IT, Office Supplies, Interiors, Managed Print Services, Technology Supplies and Print, the £65m turnover Company is renowned for delivering superior quality product, service and consultancy to business nationwide.

We are currently embarking on exciting and ambitious growth plans to grow to a turnover of £70m by 2019 so we need talented people to support this growth. We understand that superior performance starts and ends with our people; people with passion who like to make a difference and most importantly love what they do. If you would like to be a part of this exciting journey then we would love to hear from you!


Applicants are required to have had proven technical project design and implementation experience with server/desktop virtualisation offerings from VMware, Citrix and Microsoft and exposure to cloud technologies. The candidate would ideally be certified with VMware VCP and Microsoft MCSE and have a good amount of experience in customer facing hands-on design and implementation preferably working within an IT reseller environment.

The successful candidate will be self-motivated with the ability to identify priorities and manage multiple workloads and projects. Attention to detail is a must with a methodical and professional approach to solution design and implementation.

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTSRequired technical skills:

Hypervisors (VMware ESXi or Microsoft Hyper-V)Microsoft Office 365 or Exchange 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007 and DAGSAN TechnologiesWindows Server 2016, 2012 and 2008Microsoft Remote Desktop ServicesActive Directory, ADFS, Group Policy and Certificate ServicesTCP/IP, VLAN, switching, routing and firewall configuration, VPN and WAN environmentsBackup technologies such as Veeam/SymantecAnti-virus technologiesIt would also be beneficial to have experience of:

Microsoft Azure Site RecoveryMicrosoft Azure design and implementation of workloads in either IAAS or PAASVMware Site Recovery ManagerVMware HorizonCitrix XenServerCitrix XenDesktop/XenAppCitrix NetScaler GatewayCitrix Provisioning ServicesCorporate wireless systems such as Cisco Meraki, Aruba and FortinetMicrosoft Clustering technologiesMulti-factor authenticationMicrosoft SQL 2014, 2012 and 2008Unified Communications including Microsoft Skype for BusinessMicrosoft SCCM, SCVMM and SCOMWeb and E-mail SecurityMobile Device and Application ManagementSophos Synchronised SecurityVMware Site Recovery ManagerADDITIONAL INFOWhy Commercial..?

Competitive salaryWe all get a generous holiday allowance of 25 days plus bank holidays which increases with length of serviceCompany car, laptop and mobile phoneA variety of training & Development programmes tailored to youEarn extra money if we hire your friends or family with our employee referral programmeWant to get healthy? We have free fruit delivered for all staff! And our state of the art coffee machine will be sure to set you up for the dayLooking for a little extra? You could get a day off for doing charity work and you might even get a treat on your birthday and work anniversary!A range of team and social eventsCycle to work scheme, pension contributions, Employee support programme, Flexi time scheme and more
Working hours:

37.5 hours per week to be worked between the hours of 9:00am – 5:30pm Monday to Friday. However, occasional overtime may be required to meet the demands of the business.


Applicants must be willing to be enhanced DBS checked.

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