Graduate IT Technician/ Operator

Location: Surrey, England Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Gautam Raval

Graduate IT Technician / Operator

My client within financial services based in Surrey are looking to hire a Graduate IT Technician / Operator.

This is a fantastic opportunity to start a career in IT within the financial services sector as no experience required as full training given. An advantage would be if you had some customer service experience whilst studying.

As an Graduate IT Technician / Operator you would have just graduated this year and are keen to start a career in IT.

As an Graduate IT Technician / Operator you will receive the following benefits:

  • Active Sports & Social Club
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • Professional study support
  • Bonus scheme (dependent on business performance)
  • Life assurance
  • Staff referral scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Travel loans

As an Graduate IT Technician / Operator you will be responsible for:

  • In liaison with the Manager, IT Service Delivery, conduct of Computer operations, general operating support to users, system housekeeping and security back-up services to the Group in relation to its Mainframe, Unix, Local Area Network, personal and other computerised facilities including all back-up, security and housekeeping routines in accordance with established procedures.
  • Undertake Batch processing of the groups core banking software solution in line with established procedures.
  • In liaison with the Manager, IT Service Delivery, the placement, removal and installation of Group Computer Equipment and Software in compliance with legislative requirement and site standards.
  • Maintenance of systems established to record and control effectively the movement, location and usage of Group computer equipment and Software taking account of relevant legislations as it affects such equipment.
  • Provision of assistance to the Manager, IT Service Delivery, in the production and maintenance of in-house procedure and control manual documentation.
  • Provision of services to Users in accordance with agreed standards, scheduling of production runs, housekeeping tasks and output preparation.
  • In liaison with the Manager, IT Service Delivery, the periodic testing and maintenance of computer contingency plans designed for use in emergency.
  • Provide assistance, as necessary to the Group IT function, in the support and development of Group Mainframe, Local/Wide Area Networks and stand alone personal computing facilities in relation to both operating and application systems.
  • As instructed by the Manager, IT Service Deliver, assistance with regard to the contacting of third party suppliers in relation to computer equipment purchasing and consumables, and the maintenance of relevant records.
  • Provision of Group helpdesk facilities to assist users in the resolution of equipment, software and general difficulties.
  • Attend Internal or External meetings in connection with relevant issues as requested by the Manager, IT Service Delivery and Support.
  • Undertake any other related tasks requested by the Manager, IT Service Delivery or his/her Line Superiors.

As an Graduate IT Technician / Operator essential skills:

  • Recent IT Degree graduate
  • Keen to start a career in IT

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

Similar Jobs

IT Service Desk lead/Manager

Slough, Berkshire £200 - £240 per day

1st line IT Service Desk support

London, England Up to £200 per day

Graduate Developer

Bromley, Kent £25000 - £32000 per annum + + Benefits

2nd Line Remote Russian Speaking IT Service Desk Engineer

England, England £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Benefits

Senior Systems Administrator

Bromley, Kent £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits