Recruitment (December 2020)

Systems Engineer Edinburgh

Mother Technologies is looking for a Systems Engineer to join its team in Edinburgh.

Systems Engineers at Mother are engaged in an extensive ICT portfolio covering Hosted, Hybrid and On-Premise Solutions for organisations in the private and public sectors. Our Connectivity portfolio uniquely positions us to provide Hosted IT & Telephony Services (fully supported from Datacentre to Desktop) and we need to bolster our team in Edinburgh to satisfy our 2021 targets in the Central Belt. The recruitment territory is Edinburgh for local on-site presence but our technical team provides remote support to all our clients across Scotland. 

This a great opportunity for an enthusiastic IT support individual to expand their skill-set, contribute to the expansion of a dynamic company and get under the hood of modern day IT, telecom and connectivity solutions.

Systems Engineer

Is This You?

The ideal candidate will have a smart, professional appearance and excellent personal skills. You will have a minimum of 2 years work experience in an MSP environment, have a proactive, flexible approach to work and a passion for IT. You will be keen to develop your knowledge, support your colleagues and provide excellent customer service to our clients.

Given the ongoing restrictions due to COVID-19, candidates must have a good home-working environment and flexibility towards being based at home, the office or client locations. 

Essential Systems Engineer Qualities

  • A logical structured approach to problem solving
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft PC (Windows 7/10) and Active Directory
  • Able to work under pressure and to use your initiative
  • Possess a positive and professional attitude in all aspects of work
  • Be a concise and conscientious communicator

Beneficial Systems Engineer Experience

  • Networking & routing skills
  • Working knowledge of Server Operating Systems, Microsoft Exchange and Group Policy
  • Sharepoint & M365 Experience
  • IP Telephony Experience

Mother provides 24/7/365 support to its clients and as a Systems Engineer you will be required to participate in our on-call rota when fully up to speed. Standby Rates apply when on-call. To minimise disruption to our clients, periodic evening and weekend work will also be required from time to time. Overtime is paid for all work undertaken during unsociable hours.

A competitive package is offered with a basic salary aligned to your experience.

I Want To Apply

This vacancy has been filled.


Position: Systems Engineer
Location: Edinburgh
Employment: Full-Time Permanent Staff
Package: Negotiable depending upon experience
Published: 11th December 2020
Appointment: Early 2021