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Senior Technology Specialist - Networks

  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: JAN20196092
  • Published: Thu 31/01/2019, 12:51 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/02/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: vacancy duration as Permanentand workpattern as Full Time.
  • Salary: 30285 - 39543 Per Annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays

Thurrock’s ICT Department is playing a key role in supporting the Council’s digital and technological transformation.

If you want to make a positive contribution and be part of this journey then why not come and join our Network and Telephony team. The team is vital to ensure that the Council has the connectivity it needs to support every aspect of the Council’s business. They work with all departments and support colleagues across a wide range of business systems.

As part of this role you will be working with a team of specialists who support front line service provision by ensuring line of business applications run correctly and help design new solutions to enable services to provide excellent services to residents. As part of your work with us you will be responsible for:

  • Responsible for managing, monitoring and administering the Council’s network infrastructure services to ensure that the service provided meets the organisational needs and those services provided to the agreed Internal SLA.
  • Working on infrastructure project  that will enable the Council’s digital
  • Responsible for delivering small discrete pieces of change work
  • Liaising with 3rd party suppliers

This opportunity is an excellent development opportunity for an enthusiastic individual who might wish to expand their general ICT understanding or alternatively who is looking to progress a career in the ICT field. For an informal chat about the role, please contact Andy Best on 01375 652248.

Please be aware that Thurrock Council are undertaking a pay review which will affect the grading of this vacancy – full details will be provided at conditional offer stage to the preferred candidate

Our vision – An ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.

Thurrock is an exciting place to live and work. We are an emerging cultural and arts centre, home to the production centre for the Royal Opera House and the National Skills Academy for Creative and Cultural Skills. We have retail and leisure that is among the best, with the magnificent intu Lakeside, and breath-taking countryside all around. There is over 1,000 acres of land ready for commercial development and there are likely to be 30,000 new homes built with transport links that can get you into London and other parts of the UK quickly and easily.

We are an area of massive growth; £6bn has already been invested by the private sector in Thurrock. We have seen 7,000 new jobs created, with a further 30,000 anticipated in the next 20 years, and 1,170 new businesses in the borough, with leading centres in ports and logistics, retail and creative industries.

Thurrock Council is an Investors in People (IIP) Gold accredited organisation and committed to equal opportunities. As a Disability Confident Employer, disabled people will be offered an interview where they meet all essential criteria on the person specification. We champion flexible working and job share applications are welcome.

We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.

How to Apply

Please apply online by clicking Apply. Please note, we do not accept CVs. If you have any difficulties in submitting an application form please email recruitment@thurrock.gov.uk.

  • Employer: Thurrock Council
  • Reference: JAN20196092
  • Published: Thu 31/01/2019, 12:51 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 17/02/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: vacancy duration as Permanentand workpattern as Full Time.
  • Salary: 30285 - 39543 Per Annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Grays

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