ICT Infrastructure Engineer

Salary £45,000
Contract type Permanent
Hours Full-time
Job Advert Description

.Do you have a passion for technology and a desire to work in IT?

As an ICT Infrastructure Engineer you will be part of the core backend team helping to support and improve all IT systems which are used by internal One Housing Group staff.

Reporting to the IT Infrastructure Team Leader, you will be responsible for designing, building, configuring, maintaining and developing One Housing’s IT Infrastructure; including but not limited to:  databases, servers (including virtual servers), routers, switches, firewalls, data communication lines, operating systems, storage systems, telephony and other types of systems utilised by One Housing.

You will provide service support to all One Housing staff as required and ensure that the IT infrastructure is secure, reliable and available to meet operational needs and to minimise disruption to staff during core working hours.  Core systems and data are protected by current disaster recovery procedures and are routinely tested to ensure data is recoverable in the event of a disaster.

As an ICT Infrastructure Engineer, you will have:

  • Experience of managing and maintaining databases and database servers, creating highly available SQL Clusters, monitoring database efficiency and managing database backups.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft-based operating systems including Windows Server 2003 -2016 and Exchange Server 2003-2013
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010 Suite
  • Configuring and troubleshooting Citrix XenApp 6.5/7.x environments
  • The ability to pro-actively manage the network monitoring solutions and other manual based controls to ensure the network is operating as intended
  • Experience using VMWare ESX server
  • A full UK driver’s license

You will provide excellent customer service by understanding the business drivers, taking proactive action and providing clear communication.

Shifts will be between the hours of 08:00 and 18:00 Monday through Friday, however on occasion we may require flexibility to work a weekend shift. (usual working week Monday to Friday).

About Us

One Housing helps people to live better by providing high quality homes and care across London and the South East. We manage approximately 16,000 homes and have plans to build 3,500 more by 2020. We also care for over 11,000 people to help them live independently.

We work hard to make a positive difference to our residents’ lives by promoting aspiration, independence and well-being through a range of training and support services.

One Housing values the diversity of our workforce and we welcome job applications from all parts of the communities which we serve.

Next Steps

If you feel you meet the criteria for this position please apply now attaching a copy of your CV and short supporting statement.

Closing date: Monday 20 August

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