UKI Technology Services - UKI Team Leader
Career Level: Specialist
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As a team:
Reporting to the UK IT Support Manager, the Team lead will oversee the day to day management of remote sites, BAU and workstation engineers. As well as oversee the monthly image management release and updates, you will be the main escalation point for engineers and our customers.
You will work closely with the IT Support Manager ensuring that service quality is delivered, and that continuous service improvement is a key focus. Being pro active and a team player is key to this role.
You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways
If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.
As a team leader you will:
Oversee escalations to support the wider CIO Team
Lead development of scripts and applications to help automate efforts for the local and wider teams.
Investigate and lead automation of tasks for teams using the technology we have available
Maintenance of effective procedures and controls to ensure consistency and quality of build process and customer interactions.
Day to day management of your local and remote engineers.
Service review meetings with the wider business, being able to build key relationships with the business is essential.
Effective team collaboration across our support teams.
Effectively coach and develop direct reports within the team.
Manage and maintain asset management within your office.
Be cost aware, ensuring focus is maintained in providing the right costed solution for our customers
Proactive suggestions ways to ensure services remain cost efficient
- Working Knowledge and demonstrated use of Microsoft deployment tools (ImageX, Sysprep, Windows ADK, WDS, MDT, DFS etc)
- Excellent knowledge of scripting tools to automate procedures (XML, VB etc)
- Working knowledge of Microsoft USMT
- Working knowledge and demonstrated use of Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Active Directory, SCCM/WSUS
- Thorough comprehensive working knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating system environment (Windows architecture to registry level)
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and how these are implemented in image deployment
- Polished 3rd line technical troubleshooting skills
- Deployment and 2nd/3rd line troubleshooting knowledge of Apple operating systems
What’s in it for you:
At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 31/03/2022
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
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