Microsoft Principal Engineer

Bournemouth University

Starting salary from £32,958 to £38,183 per annum with further progression opportunities to £41,709

Bournemouth University IT Services is looking for a Microsoft Principal Engineer, experienced in the delivery of mission critical IT systems with proven capability of technical administration and project delivery within an enterprise-level Microsoft Windows Server estate.

You will be responsible for maintaining the BU Microsoft Server based production infrastructure to required levels of availability, capacity and security, and for ensuring any potential issues that could impact on service are acted upon proactively.

Working as part of an established team, you will possess strong interpersonal skills and provide 3rd Line specialist support for complex and critical Microsoft Server based IT systems and services and liaise with 3rd party vendors where required to resolve issues.

Working closely with other IT teams, PMO and commercial partners and vendors, you will provide an innovative range of high quality IT services that are client led to meet the needs of the University.

If you wish to discuss the role in further detail prior to application, please contact Simon Dunn, Business Information Systems Architect at, quoting the post reference ITS94 in the subject line.

A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form.  Alternatively, please telephone 01202 961133 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the appropriate reference.

Closing date: (midnight) Thursday 8 December 2016

Interview date: 4/5 January 2017

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