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IT Systems and Network Support Administrator

IT Systems and Network Support Administrator



The IT Systems & Network Administrator will report directly to the Senior IT Systems Administrator and will be responsible alongside other system administrators for the administration of all company computer systems (excluding the ERP system). The role will require a variety of system and network skills to provide a reliable, comprehensive and diverse IT platform to assist the business in meeting its goals and responsibilities


Duties will include:

The role will require taking an active part in the continuous development of IT systems by providing data and systems in a manner that the business can use to its advantage. Research and development of new systems will be required to help the business gain a competitive advantage over the competition and bring further efficiencies.

Specific areas of involvement will be;

  • Microsoft 365 (M365), SharePoint, and Teams Support:
  • VMware Infrastructure and Network Storage
  • Network Infrastructure and Wireless Technologies
  • System Monitoring, Performance Optimization, and Security
  • Integration, Collaboration, and Learning
  • Network Storage Solutions
  • System Administration Support
  • Documentation and Support

Essential skills, experience and knowledge requirements:

The successful candidate must;

  • Excellent communication skills – oral and written
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Problem solving aptitude and skills
  • Proactive approach to learning
  • Full driving license to travel to different sites within the MacTaggart Scott group of Companies
  • Microsoft Active Directory
  • Networking skills

Your future at MacTaggart Scott – What we offer you.

  • As part of our Healthy Work-Life Balance employees can choose between a 4- or 5-day working week. Allowing you to fit work around your priorities and personal life, not the other way round.
  • Flexible working hours between 07:00 and 19:00, and core hours of 09:30 – 15:30.
  • Our leave policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, paid parental leave, military reservist leave, plus more.
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, with a dedicated Learning and Development team.
  • At MacTaggart Scott, your health and safety is one of our top priorities, and our onsite H&S team take a rigorous approach in managing risks and protecting you. Our H&S committee meets regularly to carry out their own checks and discuss what MTS can do to improve our standards.
  • A generous referral programme.
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program and committee, as well as our Employee Assistance Programme, and an onsite nurse.
  • Onsite Canteen and Car Park


About us

MacTaggart Scott primarily supports the Naval Defence industry, providing complete solutions to customer needs from analysis of initial customer requirements, to design and manufacture, and right through to commissioning and through life support. Established in 1898, we are proud of our history and tradition, but believe that sustainable competitive advantage can only be achieved through continuous improvement, investment, and a commitment to business excellence at every level within the company.


The successful candidate must hold or be able to meet the appropriate Security Clearance as required. The security clearance restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.