IT Systems Administrator

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Who are we?

We’re L&C Mortgages, the UK’s leading fee free mortgage and protection broker. Join us and you’ll be part of a business that takes your progress seriously and wants you to enjoy being part of the L&C family. From ‘#high5’ nominations – recognising those who go the extra mile, Tastecard memberships, pension scheme and our Employee Assistant Programme, we care about our colleagues and want to give back.

Right now, we’re looking to recruit a IT Systems Administrator.

The role

This is a great opportunity for a seasoned Systems Administrator to join our IT Operations Team. Reporting to the IT Operations Manager you will be an escalation point for complex technical incidents from the 1st and 2nd line support teams. You will be expected to take ownership and ensure incidents are resolved in a timely manner, providing feedback to further develop IT colleagues as required.

You will act as a main point of contact when dealing with third-party suppliers and will be expected to log tickets and follow up through to resolution in a timely manner.

The IT Systems Administrator will be involved in existing and new IT projects providing input, from the planning as well as the delivery and documentation of new systems. You’ll work alongside colleagues from within the team and the wider IT department

FCA Certification Regime & Conduct Rules

L&C is authorised and regulated by the FCA and is classified as an Enhanced Firm under the Senior Manager’s and Certification Regime (SM&CR). This role is subject to the 6 FCA Conduct rules and you will be expected to adhere to them at all times. (See below). Any confirmed breaches of the Conduct Rules will be reported to the FCA annually. Should you apply for a Certified role in another financial services firm then L&C may be required to disclose this information in a Regulatory Reference request.

  1. You must act with integrity
  2. You must act with due care, skill, and diligence
  3. You must be open and cooperative with the FCA, the PRA and other regulators
  4. You must pay due regard to the interests of customers and treat them fairly
  5. You must observe proper standards of market conduct

  6. You must act to deliver good outcomes for retail customers.

About you

You’ll have proven experience as a System Administrator, Cloud Administrator or equivalent experience in a different role. Your technical skills and analytical ability allow you to provide high level support across multiple systems and ensure these systems are fit for purpose and operational

Ideally you’ll have experience and/or certification in a selection of the following technologies;

MS Azure, Windows Server, Backup Technologies (Veeam), Hyperconverged Infrastructure (Nutanix), Mitel Telephony, Linux, VMWare, SQL, Automation (e.g. Powershell, Infrastructure as Code), Networking (Cisco), Monitoring Solution (PRTG), Vulnerability Scanning (Qualys) and SIEM (Alienvault).

You’ll be enthusiastic and eager to learn and improve upon your existing skills, as may be required when business needs change.

Why join us at L&C?

Working at L&C means being part of an environment of respect and equality. We’re entering an exciting period and it’s a great time to join us. We’re already the UK’s No.1 online mortgage broker but we don’t want to stop there.

As an employee of L&C, some of the benefits you’ll get include:

  • A competitive salary
  • Pension contributions with Hargreaves Lansdown
  • 24 days annual leave (plus bank holidays and your birthday off)
  • Employer pension contributions
  • A new opportunity to purchase additional days holiday

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