Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Advertiser
DWP
Reference
174386
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
IT
Location
Blackpool
Expiry Date
28/01/2022 16:40:00
174386 | Senior Infrastructure Engineer | Blackpool Up to £64,589 Would you love the opportunity to make changes on a large scale and work with the latest technologies?

Job Description

174386 | Senior Infrastructure Engineer | Blackpool

Up to £64,589

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

🚀 Would you love the opportunity to make changes on a large scale and work with the latest technologies?

🚀 Are you someone who can provide leadership and development for the team of Infrastructure engineers

🚀 Are you experienced in designing Enterprise Network Services?

As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer you will be a skilled Practitioner and a role model in Infrastructure solutions. Responsible for ensuring best practices are adhered to across the department and guiding teams on how to deliver quality Infrastructure products. You will assist in the design of Infrastructure services in collaboration with Architecture and Engineering principles. With a focus on operational stability, robustness, resilience, availability, and quality you will be accountable for infrastructure solutions.

You will also have the ongoing responsibility for the full range of products that make up Network Services. Working in collaboration with a range of internal/external partners, stakeholders and customers you will ensure the operational stability, robustness, resilience, availability and quality of DWP Networks.

You will be part of an organisation responsible for the delivery of digital platforms and services, real-time analytics and flexible infrastructure, providing secure and resilient services to DWP. Joining an innovative, supportive community of skilled digital professionals, you will work in agile and creative ways in order to improve technology services.

What skills and experience do we need you to show us?

We are looking for an experienced Senior Infrastructure Engineer who is well versed in Network Security and who can show they have the following experience and skills:

  • Designs, implements, administers and supports Network technologies, solutions and services such as: compute, storage, networking, physical infrastructures, software, commercial off the shelf (COTS) and open source packages and solutions, virtual and cloud including PaaS, SaaS.
  • Ensures that the right actions are taken to investigate, resolve and anticipate Network problems. Takes accountability of issues that occur and is proactive in searching for potential problems
  • Able to dissect a Network problem to its component parts to identify and diagnose root causes.
  • Has a deep understanding of the Network technical concepts required in their role and understands how these fit into the wider technical landscape - Understands the limitations of digital technology.
  • Inspires and motivates teams to be fully engaged in their work and dedicated to their role. Stand by, promote or defend own and team's actions and decisions where needed.
  • Deliver a high quality, efficient and cost-effective service by considering a broad range of methods for delivery. Creating regular opportunities for colleagues, stakeholders, delivery partners and customers to help improve the quality of service.

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs in your choice of Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle - https://careers.dwp.gov.uk/our-locations

We also have all the tech and tools we need to work flexibly. Many of us are currently working from home due to Covid-19.

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £64,589, a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 26 days.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Flexible working
  • Family friendly policies
  • Volunteering and charitable giving
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it's even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference
  • Sports and social activities
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

CLICK APPLY for more information and to start your application.

 
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