DWP. Digital with Purpose.
Infrastructure Operations Engineer: up to £40,666 per annum, 27.9% pension and flexible working
❓ Do you want to solve complex problems that impact the most vulnerable citizens in our society
❓ Do you thrive in a challenging environment and actively seek solutions
❓ Can you analyse, assess impact, develop, document and implement changes based on requests for change
❓ Do you have experience of network security products and countermeasure techniques, including Next Generation firewalls, Virtual Private Networks (VPN's), encryption and authentication techniques
❓ Do you a strong knowledge of TLS/SSL
👍 YES? Then click APPLY NOW, to start an application. We'd love to hear from you!
DWP. Digital with Purpose.
DWP is the UK's biggest government department. Over 22 million people access our services every day, and around 100,000 people work to provide the support, benefits and advice they need. And we're currently taking on a generational digital transformation that is changing how we deliver for our users.
Our scale is unique and our purpose is extraordinary. In DWP Digital we're transforming the products and services we deliver to make them better and more accessible for the people who need them.
So, if you'd expect our technology infrastructure to be massive and complex, you'd be right.
Our pension offer is pretty big too, with over 27.9% contributions from your employer.
And we make sure our people have a really good work/life balance. You'll enjoy the benefits of flexible working, including flexi time which means you can manage how and when you work, and hybrid working (some time at home, some in a DWP hub location).
Duties. Work. Projects.
We are looking for a talented Infrastructure Operations Engineer to join us on our journey to service excellence within our Technology Services team.
Technology Services provide the foundations upon which digital services for DWP are developed and operate. Our purpose is to deliver secure, user-centric, high quality and cost-efficient digital infrastructure services and to run live IT operations that support DWP business objectives.
Our team is made up of 1,500 colleagues working collaboratively across 10 portfolio-led teams in a fast-moving environment, delivering an end-to-end suite of digital products and services that support DWP colleagues and citizens in an ever-evolving technology landscape.
You'll join a team of experienced Infrastructure Operations Engineers, with responsibility for the maintenance and support of a technical platform from which business critical services are delivered. The work you do on DWP's infrastructure makes a real difference to millions of people.
Details. Wages. Perks
You'll join our team at our digital hub in Newcastle.
Please note: There will be a requirement to join an "on-call" rota providing night cover 18:00-08:00 with occasional shifts 08:00-18:00 Saturday or Sunday.
The cover is shared around the team and would normally equate to one shift per week.
We have the tech and tools we need to enable our people to work flexibly. We offer hybrid home/hub working, with many currently working from home where it is possible to do so.
In return for your skills we offer competitive salary for this role is up to £40,666 per annum and a generous leave package starting at 26 days, plus all the bank holidays and the ability to up to 3 extra days off a month using flexi time.
We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
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