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  • Job Type: Permanent
    Categories: IT Jobs
    Location: Birmingham
    Job ID: 162243
    Company: SCC

    We are SCC – Specialist Computer Centres – Europe’s leading provider of IT services and solutions. Demand for our services continues to grow both from existing and new customers creating a real career opportunity for a talented individual to join our Birmingham based Configuration team as a Technical Planner.

    Overall Job Purpose:

    To transition customers IT build solutions and provide both customers and internal clients with an on-going administration support for configuration services, within the configuration centre.

    Main Duties of the Job:

    • Carry out resource planning.
    • Carry out forecasting.
    • Carry out capacity planning.
    • Analyse and reporting of order completion rates, efficiencies and profitability.
    • Support/Cover with Breakfix queries/reports when Senior Technical Administrator on leave.
    • Support/Cover with day to day Scheduling/Admin aspects of the role.
    • Support/Cover with day to day Technical aspects of the role.
    • To maintain a 3 day SLA as per ISO20000 accreditation and as outlined in PDR
    • Schedule configuration orders in line with Customer SLA’s and Delivery Dates
    • Technical vetting of configuration orders prior to scheduling
    • Liaise with PS and Sales force around BAU and Project accounts.
    • Updating Project schedules on SharePoint
    • To escalate issues regarding SLA and Production to the management team
    • To ensure all day to day office duties are completed to Business standards
    • Assess Back Office reports to ensure orders hit SLA
    • Monitor and pickup tasks and ensure they are completed to SLA.
    • Transition customer solutions into the configuration centre within the agreed SLA
    • Create and technically vet procedures for all new customer solutions within agreed SLA
    • Liaise with Customers and Group IT to setup VPN connections into the facility
    • Provide day to day support internally to the operational teams within SCC
    • Support and maintain the Configuration Centres internal infrastructure
    • Carry out patchwork activity for new customer or carry out changes to existing infrastructure
    • Create Specific PDA project to capture customer data
    • Create asset reports with IT conforming to customer agreed standards.
    • Comply with all Health and Safety requirements within the Configuration Centre
    • To ensure all day to day office duties are completed to agreed standards
    • Adhere to the configuration centres ISO accreditations standards that support this job role function.
    • Assist the Operational Management in the daily running of the Configuration Centre, through the above and any other duties as necessary.

    Skills Knowledge & Experience:

    • Excellent communication Skills
    • Excellent presentation Skills
    • Knowledge of multiple hardware/vendors i.e. Desktops/Laptops/Servers, HP/Lenovo etc.
    • Knowledge of IT products essential, ideally accreditations such as MCSE, MCP.
    • CompTIA Server+ (Advantageous)
    • Understanding of network processes
    • Understanding of ISO processes & procedures
    • MS Office and Excel Skills
    • The ability to gain Security Clearance


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