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 Avnet Phoenix, Arizona – based Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a fortune 500 company, is one of the world‘s largest distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded systems from leading manufacturers. Serving customers in 70 countries, Avnet markets, inventoridepartments. es and adds value to these products and provides world-class supply-chain management and engineering design services. Avnet Electronics Marketing, the electronic components division, serves the European electronics market through a variety of independently operating companies, which are supported by centralized functional Avnet‘s website is located at:

IT Messaging Services Engineer (m/f)

For our Avnet IT Infrastructure Team in EMEA we are looking for you!

Job Description

  • Create and maintain user mailboxes, shared mailboxes, distribution lists and functional mailboxes.
  • Maintain and further improve the global design of the messaging infrastructure
  •  Ensure accurate monitoring and in time resolution of identified issues
  •  Troubleshoot and perform root cause analysis of issues as they arise
  •  Ensuring the stability, supportability, availability and performance of all critical services provided by the global messaging and collaboration team
  •  Support the desktop support team in all messaging and collaboration services related release and support topics classic desktop but also mobile (Outlook for iOS / Android)
  • Act as a subject matter expert in integrations / divestitures ensuring proper adoption to the Avnet standard
  •  Design and created new concepts, services and associated documentations ideally self-convicted or with limited guidance

Skills and Background Requirements
•Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science, an equi­valent education or a long-standing experience in IT Infrastructure operation (ideally 5 years+)
• Proficient in Microsoft Exchange (2013/2016/2019) in a global environment with distributed datacenters, first experience with a hybrid O365 environment
• Strong skills in MS operating systems, specifically Windows Server 2012/2016, SMTP Mail routing, Active Directory, DNS, Windows Cluster Services, Network Services, Load Balancing - Ideally MCSE certified engineer
• Experience in Powershell scripting and SQL
• Flexibility to work in a follow the sun work environment with regional shifts
• Self-motivated team player
• Open to learn new technologies
• Strong communication skills
• Analytical thinking, working independently to a high standard
• Fluent verbal and written English skills, another additional major European language is an advantage
Join our amazing team!