Infrastructure Operations Engineer

  • GBP47000 - GBP58000 per annum
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • DWP Digital
  • 19 mars 19

Infrastructure Operations Engineers are responsible for the operations of secure and highly available computing platforms, servers, and networks. In this role you will, install, maintain, upgrade, and continuously improve DWP's operating environment. You will also maintain the ongoing reliability, performance and support of the infrastructure. As a Senior Infrastructure Operations Engineer you will build, administer, support and maintain IT solutions.

Infrastructure Operations Engineer, DWP Digital: Up to £57,275, plus great pension, benefits and work life balance

If you're creative and curious to learn, want to be empowered to make decisions and challenge the norm, and want to bring BIG ideas to a MASSIVE digital challenge then you'll love it here. And we'd love to hear from you.

We're looking for talented Infrastructure Operations Engineers to join our growing community of experts and become a key part of one of the biggest and highest-profile digital transformation programmes in the world.

Using fresh ideas and leading edge technologies - and putting the user at the centre of everything we do - we create innovative digital solutions that make a difference to the lives of our 22 million users.

You and your role

Infrastructure Operations Engineers are responsible for the operations of secure and highly available computing platforms, servers, and networks. In this role you will, install, maintain, upgrade, and continuously improve DWP's operating environment. You will also maintain the ongoing reliability, performance and support of the infrastructure. As a Senior Infrastructure Operations Engineer you will build, administer, support and maintain IT solutions.

You will manage operational support of IT solutions and services including the workload, performance and development of a team. You will also support third party provision of IT Operations services and provide expertise to programmes and projects, as well as the development of architectural solutions for technology.

What are we looking for?

  • You have experience of interacting with code and carrying out baseline repair activities.
  • You have managed Infrastructure technology across a multi-supplier landscape.
  • You have experience of independently supporting and maintaining products.
  • You should be service-focused, with experience of incident Management and IT infrastructure

Where You'll Work

You'll join us in one of our easy-to-reach digital hubs in either Blackpool, Manchester or Newcastle.

Each of our hubs is a modern, vibrant workplace that was designed for and by members of our digital communities. Here we provide the latest tech and tooling and foster a collaborative culture to help our agile, multidisciplinary teams think big and try new things.

You will work alongside people who care passionately about public service, making a difference and delivering for our customers. We're the UK's biggest government department with over 80,000 diverse and brilliant people on our team.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, gender, race or sexuality.

Our Offer

In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £57,275, a brilliant civil service pension, and a generous leave package.

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
  • And lots more

Building Our Future

We believe the work we do really matters, so we're serious about investing in your ability.

You'll have access to a huge suite of training and learning opportunities to complement the new skills and experience you'll acquire on the job. You'll share ideas with colleagues from across the tech community, and grow your skills via our coaching and mentoring programmes.

For further info click apply. You'll be redirected to our application portal where you'll find a candidate pack and where you can start an application.