Jobs at axisfirst
Due to expansion, we are currently looking to increase the size of both our technical and software teams.
If you are interested in any of the following job vacancies, or think that we may be interested in you for a different role within the company, please email Recruitment for further details.
Recruitment Agencies: please do not call but email Recruitment instead; our telephone numbers are TPS registered so no unsolicited calls please.
We are currently recruiting for the following roles:
Our Bridgwater office is within easy reach of the M5 at junctions 23 and 24 as well as being on the crossroads of the A38 and A39. This means it provides convenient commuting from a number of towns, including Taunton, Weston-super-Mare, Minehead, Street and Glastonbury.
Our Bromsgrove office is within easy reach of the M5 at junction 5 and the M42 at junction 1. It offers an easy commute from not only Bromsgrove but Droitwich, Redditch and further afield, including Worcestershire, Birmingham and beyond.
Technical Service Desk Analyst
|Reporting To||Clayton Jones|
This is a technical role operating within a busy but friendly service desk providing customer-focused solutions and advice to ICT problems and queries raised by users while working to Service Level Objectives.
The customer base is predominantly small businesses in varied business sectors.
Supporting mainly Microsoft Windows Server and workstation, a wide variety of 3rd party applications and hardware, mobile and IP telephony, network infrastructure and security products.
You will have an opportunity to fully contribute to the team and to identify and improve service and processes. Ongoing training available and working towards Microsoft and other industry certifications encouraged and supported.
Skills and Experience:
You should have previous experience of working on a service desk as this is a senior post working at 2nd and 3rd tiers. A good communicator with the ability to create business-like and lasting relationships with clients.
Good all-round knowledge of IT. Experience and knowledge of Microsoft workstation and server operating systems essential. Must have Microsoft Windows Server qualifications or equivalent knowledge and experience along with excellent network knowledge.
Trainee Software Engineer
|Reporting To||Technical Director|
Due to expansion, we require an additional Trainee Software Engineer to work from our Bridgwater offices to work within the development team of our axis diplomat software package.
You will be committed to a career in Programming and have a strong academic record with a minimum of a 2:1 in a science related subject. A working knowledge of Microsoft Visual C++ and STL is essential. We will want to see evidence of your work using C++ either through a work or academic based project.
The successful candidate will be client focussed and an excellent communicator with the ability to solve complex problems and work as part of a team. You will need to be able to organise your time effectively and have good time management skills.
Experience using the Win32 API directly and SQL, specifically Microsoft would be an advantage.