English English

Tier 2 Systems Support Engineer

  Dublin,  Ireland |  Full time

Apply Now

Posting Date :  2021-07-30

Job Identification :  10849

Department  :  IT

This role will be primarily based in Tallaght, Dublin, with site and remote technical support duties for Ireland, Europe and North America and will report to the Group IT Operations Manager. This roles primary objectives are: • Level 2 IT Support - Accountable for front line IT support for both hardware and software issues for users requiring assistance by phone, email or the helpdesk management system • Ensure the stable provision of site/regional IT operations and support for office & manufacturing sites

Key Responsibilities: 

Responsible for initial level of problem identification and attempts to resolve when appropriate. Otherwise, documents troubleshooting efforts in problem ticket and escalates the case accordingly and follows up to a successful closeout.

Site & Region  IT Operations & Support – Technical Responsibilities:

      • Assist in ticket escalations and closure of critical incidents
      • Track issues to resolution updating the internal helpdesk management system as appropriate.
      • PABX administration & support
      • Networking (LAN/WAN/WIFI) – Installation & administration and support
      • Windows 7 & 10 support and deployments, MDT, packaging, security, BitLocker
      • Perform the deployment and or redeployment of end-user’s computers (format, install OS and drivers, applications, printers etc.).
      • Application packaging & software deployments using PDQ or other automated tool
      • Administration of enterprise applications, including O365/Exchange/MDM
      • Support and troubleshoot printers, hardware peripherals, smartphones and applications.
      • Windows servers – install/admin/support of physical & virtual servers
      • Active Directory - Domain admin, OUs,GPOs, permissions, printers
      • Knowledge of spam filtering / anti-virus / threat protection / Malware
      • Develop, maintain and update documentation.
      • Provide end-user training as required.
      • Provide a helpful and professional service at all times.
      • Local IT vendor management and relationships
      • Documentation – experience in creating process flows / SOPs

Other responsibilities: 

  • Regular and consistent status reporting to group IT manager and escalation of relevant issues


  • Microsoft Office365, PowerShell, scripting 
  • Desktop and laptop deployment via WDS or other automated mechanisms
  • Anti-Virus monitoring, deploying and troubleshooting McAfee ePO
  • Network connectivity troubleshooting skills and scient hardware and software troubleshooting experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Asset Management


Please note that this job description is not exhaustive, and the role holder may be required to undertake other relevant duties commensurate with the grading of the post. Activities may be subject to amendment over time as the role develops and/or priorities and requirements evolve. 


Other Requirements:



  • 2 to 4 years of experience in a fast moving IT operations and support environment
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Microsoft Desktop OS support and remote administration
  • Ability to diagnose and if necessary, repair PC, Laptop and printer faults
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Methodical problem solving skills
  • Remote team and collaboration experience
  • Excellent English oral and written skills
  • Own car with clean license to travel between sites



  • Knowledge of and experience of working in a regulated computer system validated (CSV) environment
  • Pharma or food manufacturing or Quality Assurance experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Project / Product Management experience / SDLC / Gamp5 / CSV / Prince2 / PMI
  • Strategic thinking and planning
  • Operational execution excellence

glassdoor reviews