Schneider Electric IT Systems Support Engineer in Waregem, Belgium

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Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management. We hire individuals driven by a desire to impact the world. With a mission to make the most of our clients' energy, we can help solve the global energy dilemma by helping companies and individuals make more efficient use of the energy they already use. We are passionate about delivering real and innovative solutions in energy management and energy efficiency, making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green.

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Our values define our company. Who we are, our customer approach, how we do business, what it’s like to work here, and the kind of people we want to attract and retain. We care for our planet, our customers, our company, our team, and ourselves. We connect to customers and colleagues; we are open and respectful. We challenge others and embrace challenges ourselves. We commit to change by leading the change.

Schneider Electric has a great opportunity for the right person to join our team as a IT Systems Support Engineer.

Detail of JD and person spec.

We promote diversity and inclusion because we recognise they are a source of strength and competitive advantage. Creativity and innovation spring from a mixture of backgrounds and viewpoints. At Schneider Electric, we believe that helping you as an individual to realise your full potential will help the company overall to achieve outstanding results.


The IT Support Engineer’s day-to-day activities may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Follow-up, troubleshooting and maintenance of the data/security/VOIP networks

  • Able to communicate well in English

  • Focus on remote support

  • Supporting Microsoft Windows Server and Client OS’s

  • Technical fault analysis and troubleshooting

  • Administration of network user accounts in an Active Directory Environment

  • Ongoing system management duties including; Backups, patch distribution

  • Gathering data and preparing reports

  • Undertaking project work and research when required

  • Providing technical support to users

  • Provision end-user systems

  • Administration of user accounts and mailboxes in Microsoft Office 365

  • Supporting desktop applications, including Microsoft Office

  • Developing documentation, including user guides

  • Follow the change control standards so that all changes are within the documented policy

  • Receiving work via Helpdesk Systems

  • Working with all levels of employee including upper management and temporary employees


  • College, University degree or relevant experience

  • 1-3 years experience in user support in multinational environment is an advantage

  • Knowledge of virtualized environments such as VMware and Hyper-V

  • Knowledge of Windows OS and Server environments, from Server 2003 – 2016, including OS build, AD, DNS, DHCP and GP from design to implementation and support is a must

  • Have good general knowledge of networking technology including load balancing, switching, routing, wifi and firewalls

  • Have a general knowledge of SAN Storage Technologies,

  • Have general knowledge of Cloud Hosting technologies such as Microsoft Azure

  • Have excellent analysis and problem solving skills, taking ownership of complex incidents ensuring these are resolved to the satisfaction of the customer

  • General understanding of network components and computer settings

  • Good communication skills and Fluent English language knowledge is a MUST

Skills, competencies:

  • Flexibility to handle multiple job functions in a constantly changing environment while maintaining focus

  • Ability to work in a virtual or distributed team setting

Able to conduct oneself in a professional manner, which means the employee will possess sufficient technical abilities as described above; possess good written and oral communication skills; maintain clean and organized work areas; and work as an integral part of the IT team

Primary Location: BE-West Flanders-Waregem

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 004CVY