Job Opening: IT Systems Engineer

November 16th, 2021


Kevin Coll

We have an immediate vacancy for an IT Systems Engineer. Apply today!

HIRING: IT Systems Engineer

Solab is a dynamic and reputable, well-established Aberdeen based Managed IT Services Provider (MSP), delivering a complete portfolio of IT services to a wide variety of clients across North Scotland and internationally.

We are expanding our team and have an immediate vacancy for a highly experienced IT Systems Engineer who has proven server, software, storage, network and client management experience across a broad variety of environments.

This is an exciting and varied role within a progressive organisation. The ideal candidate should demonstrate the ability to design, implement, administer, and manage IT client infrastructure end to end and will be responsible / accountable for a variety of client sites.


Experience Required:

  • Working at a strategic level with clients on their IT and IS direction
  • Managing client sites as a Virtual IT Manager
  • Microsoft Server Suite including AD, DNS, DHCP, DFS etc.
  • Microsoft Exchange installation, administration and migration
  • Virtual server infrastructure (VMware and/or Hyper-V clusters)
  • Networking (Switch/Router config, VLANs, routing, ACL’s)
  • Firewalls (Configuration & Management, Sonicwall experience advantageous)
  • SAN configuration, installation and troubleshooting (Fujitsu & IBM experience advantageous)
  • MS 365 Tenancy Management
  • MS 365 Rollouts and Migrations
  • Microsoft SharePoint Management and Administration
  • Understanding best-practice IT policies and procedures
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of the team
  • Security standards (NIST, Cyber Essentials, ISO 27001 etc.)
  • Driving licence
  • Excellent English language skills – both oral and written
  • Current right to work in the UK



  • Managed Service Provider Experience
  • PowerShell and Automation
  • Microsoft SQL Server installation/configuration
  • VoIP systems
  • Vendor certifications (Cisco, Microsoft, VMware)
  • Ability to mentor junior colleagues
  • Project management
  • Own transport


Interested to learn more?  Please send your CV along with a covering email to

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