Role Overview

We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Platform Analyst to join our global IT team, from our Head Office in New Malden, delivering business support and change. Supporting the Head of IT, this role will provide platforms support, ensuring the company’s IT platforms are monitored and maintained in line with published SLAs and lifecycle management for the global Sperry Marine business. 

Key responsibilities include managing and supporting;
  • Server hardware in a virtual environment
  • PC Hardware and Windows operating systems
  • Deployment and configuration of PCs, peripherals and applications in accordance with agreed NGSM IT standards
  • Printing and related issues
  • Microsoft Exchange and email filtering or gateway technologies
  • Windows Active Directory forest administration
  • Workspace One UEM (AirWatch) MDM and Samsung Phone administration
  • Data storage, backup and redundancy


Skills & Experience
We're looking for an individual with proven, strong experience of Platforms and who is a real team player.


  • 2nd and 3rd line, client facing support role
  • Service desk and call logging systems
  • Microsoft Windows OS
  • Windows server support under ESX environment
  • SAN, NAS and directly connected storage solutions
  • Windows Active Directory
  • Microsoft Exchange Systems
  • Microsoft DPM
  • Windows deployment, update and reporting technologies
  • Dell laptop and desktop hardware
  • Workspace One UEM (AirWatch) MDM Platform administration
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good writing and communication skills in the English language
  • Be able to explain complex information in simple, clear terms to both IT and non-IT personnel
  • Cloud Solutions
  • Knowledge of the marine environment
  • Microsoft Windows qualifications such as MCSA or MCSE
  • Video and room based collaboration solutions
About Us
With over 100 years of history and expertise in navigation, we have established our self as a major global provider of navigation solutions, including radars, compass systems, steering systems, speed logs, integrated bridge and control systems. We take pride in our commitment to provide 24/7support to all of our customers.

Our company grows because of our employees' dedication and commitment to achieving our mission, something we always remember. In return for working for us you will have access to a benefits package that provides you with flexibility to balance your professional career with your personal life, health & well-being benefits, discount schemes, pension benefits and investment in your future development.

We are committed to equality and diversity in our workplace. Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to an individual’s protected status, including race, ethnic origin, colour, nationality, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marriage/civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity, religion or belief, creed, age, disability, genetic information, or any other protected status or characteristic.