Nottinghamshire County Council are in the process of delivering their exciting new ICT strategy. As a significant part of this, we will be adopting a ‘cloud first’ strategy. This will see us prioritise the cloud for all future developments as well as migrating all existing systems and services.
In order to ensure that this transition is smooth and effective, we are looking to appoint a Technical Specialist in cloud technologies to join our ICT Infrastructure and Design team.
We will look to you to uphold the high standards of our ICT department, providing quality maintenance and support services for all new systems. You’ll also be expected to design, develop and implement enterprise class solutions.
You’ll act as technical lead on complex ICT projects of all sizes, driving them from conception through to implementation.
We’re looking for someone to bring confidence and experience to this role. Our migration to the cloud is a crucial part of our ICT strategy moving forward and so it is integral that we have the right people in place to ensure its success.
You will have considerable knowledge of cloud platforms, cyber security as well as DevOps, Microsoft Azure, Scrum and Agile methodologies.
We’ll also look to you to set a clear example for outstanding customer care, representing the service throughout the council.
Your passion for your work will see you keen to stay up to date with all the latest industry trends and updates. We will support you through all the relevant Microsoft certified courses to ensure that your knowledge is continuously updated.
Nottinghamshire County Council has an enviable location in West Bridgford, Nottingham, moments away from the banks of the River Trent and 10 minutes from Nottingham city centre.
We take a huge amount of pride in being an equal opportunities employer and stand amongst the Stonewall Top 100 Employers.
On top of our fantastic location, our employees also enjoy a great set of benefits including a generous annual leave allowance and a flexible working policy, including home working.
If you are a passionate ICT professional looking to take the next step in your career at an ambitious local authority with big plans for the future, Nottinghamshire is the place for you.
If you’re interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity then please contact Jan Punter on 0115 977 3320 or Rob Wilde on 0115 977 4110.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Closing Date: 22 December 2017
Disabled applicants who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview. A job share scheme is available for all full time posts: both permanent and temporary, unless otherwise stated. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.