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Case manager ICT infrastructure engineer

Job Ref No: TRCMITF
Location: Taunton
Permanent
Salary Grade: F £26,999 to £28,785 per annum
Flexible Working Arrangements
Full Time, 37 hours per week

Closing date for application forms: Monday 1 July 2019 at 5pm
Interview: 16 to 18 July 19

Are you looking for a new challenge?

Do you bring enthusiasm, energy, and an eye for detail?

Are you ready to join a hard working team that ensures the entire ICT estate of the Council is safe and public information is well looked after? If that’s you, then you could make a fantastic member of our ICT team in the brand new Somerset West and Taunton Council.

ICT is a key enabler to the vision of the new Council and this exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team to deliver a wide range of technical projects and provide support for the underpinning IT infrastructure. We have big ambitions and are looking for someone who is innovative and creative in the development of the future ICT delivery whilst consolidating around and maximising the opportunities of our existing technology solutions.

We are looking for an experienced engineer who has a broad background when it comes to Infrastructure and Networking, with experience of as many as possible of:

  • Servers and Storage: SAN (Dell), VMWare (5.5 and 6.0), Windows Server (2008 and 2012), Backup operations (Dell Rapid Recovery)
  • Infrastructure Applications: Active Directory (2008 Function Level), ADFS, MS Exchange (on premise), Sharepoint (2013), Migrating to MS365
  • Telephony: VoIP (8x8), Android and Apple phones
  • PC build: SCCM 2012, MDT, Windows 7 and Windows 10
  • Network: Cisco and Aruba switch management, Aerohive WiFi, Fortinet security suite

In return for your flexibility and commitment, we offer amazing working arrangements to help you be your very best, and will support your development in our Council.

To be part of our great team you will need to be keen to learn and progress, bring lots of ideas and enthusiasm, be a people person and excellent communicator, as well as a good team player.

You will need to have experience of working in an IT environment. If you are new to Council work – that’s fine - we can help you translate your IT skills and will give you training to do the role.

Job description explanation

We have recently brought in 'generic' job descriptions for roles in our Council. This means that the job description we share for your role also applies to other roles at that pay level in different areas of the Council and consequently describes 'how' you will apply you skills and knowledge as well as describing 'what' you will do. Applicants may wish to consider this in their approach to completing their application. 

This particular role is in our ICT Team.

How to apply

To apply for this role, download and complete the application form and recruitment monitoring forms in line with the job description.

Completed application forms and recruitment monitoring forms should be emailed to recruitment@somersetwestandtaunton.gov.uk quoting the job reference number of the role you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.