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IT Technician

White Space
London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £27,000 per annum (experience dependent)
Closing date
26 Aug 2022

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This renowned practice, operating from America and the UK, is looking for an ambitious and personable IT Technician to join its London office as they continue to innovate in the architectural world. This practice boasts a diverse portfolio of completed projects, having produced a multitude of complex and visually striking buildings across the United States and abroad.

This IT Technician role will see you as the first point of contact for IT queries for both onsite and remote staff, providing technical support to a team of around 50 architects and designers. This position offers excellent scope for career development and represents a fantastic opportunity to join the team at an exciting point in the studios growth.

You will have a wide remit of responsibility and serve as the knowledge base and leading support member for all technical issues. Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing technical and project coordination services to support and maintain computer systems and networks
  • Monitoring systems usage and needs
  • Researching, identifying and recommending software and applications
  • Implementing policies and best IT practices and proposing IT budgets alongside senior staff
  • Providing IT support to staff as and when required
  • Assisting in installation, fit-out and servicing/replacement of computer equipment
  • Escalating IT issues when required in liaison with BIM teams and external IT consultancy
  • Liaising with international management teams for coordination and development of companywide policies

The ideal candidate for this position will be able to work autonomously, prioritise effectively and have a superior knowledge of computer systems and networks alongside previous experience working within architecture or the wider built environment. To be considered for this role you must possess:

  • 3+ years’ experience in an IT support role
  • Proficiency with a broad range of networking and systems hardware and software
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to build rapport with staff at all levels
  • The ability to explain technical issues to both technical and non-technical staff
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills
  • An eagerness to learn new skills 
  • Experience with an array of systems and software including - MS Office, Adobe Suite, Newforma, NBS Chorus, Autodesk, Enscape, SketchUp, Bluebeam, BIM360 and Cisco VPN

Training and guidance can be provided however prior knowledge of the above is extremely beneficial.

This sociable practice has a welcoming and inclusive culture and regularly hosts social and sporting events for all staff as well as providing a generous range of benefits, work perks and professional growth and development plans to help you thrive.

So, if you’re an experienced IT professional looking to join a practice on the up and work within a creative and dynamic industry - apply today!


We are a bunch of straightforward, knowledgable and empathetic individuals who are passionate about architecture and the people who occupy this space.  Ultimately we see our job as to listen, to care, to connect and to challenge.  We are not backward in coming forward and aim to work closely with all of our clients and candidates to achieve the best outcomes possible.  Our mantra is to find the right solution for every role that we work on and for every person that we represent.


White Space is a connected, results focused and creative recruitment consultancy that cares.  With decades of specialist architecture and design recruitment experience between us we are fully plugged-in to our markets.  We know who to talk to and how to get there.  We recruit for some of the biggest names in architecture and a lot more besides.  Whether your dream is to work for a big name practice or a small up and coming outfit (or anything in between), or if you are a client needing to gain access to untapped talent, then we can help you achieve it.


To us it is not so much about sales, more about having a great relationship with you that leads to the perfect solution that you deserve.  Give us a try, the process will be fun and you won't be disappointed.


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020 3897 7700
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