ICT – Infrastructure Engineer

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Somerset West and Taunton Council
Somerset - Taunton, Wellington and Williton
Salary Grade H up to £37,107 per annum
Closing date:
27th March
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Recruitment timetable

Closing Date
Wednesday 27th March 2019 at 12pm
Interview & Discovery Day
w/c 8 April 2019

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Taunton Deane Borough Council and West Somerset Council are transforming their way of working. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our ICT team and assist in supporting the Council in the delivery of its services.  The successful applicant will apply their strong and innovative technical skillset to projects in a newly formed team, for a brand new Council – Somerset West and Taunton Council.

ICT is a key enabler to the vision of the new Council and an exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team to deliver a wide range of technical projects and provide support for the underpinning ICT infrastructure. We have big ambitions and are looking for someone who is innovative and creative in the development of the future ICT delivery whilst consolidating around and maximising the opportunities of our existing technology solutions.

We are looking for an experienced engineer who has a broad background when it comes to Infrastructure and Networking, with experience of as many as possible of:

Servers and Storage:  SAN (Dell), VMWare (5.5 and 6.0), Windows Server (2008 and 2012), Backup operations (Dell RapidRecovery)

Infrastructure Applications:  Active Directory (2008 Function Level), ADFS, MS Exchange (on premise), Sharepoint (2013), Migrating to MS365

Telephony: VoIP (8x8), Android and Apple phones

PC build:  SCCM 2012, MDT, Windows 7 and Windows 10

Network:  Cisco and Aruba switch management, Aerohive WiFi, Fortinet security suite.

For more information on the post, please contact Alistair Flower-Smith via email at a.flower-smith@tauntondeane.gov.uk

How To Apply

To apply for these roles, download and complete the attached Application form and Recruitment Monitoring forms in line with the Job Description.

Completed Application Forms and Recruitment Monitoring forms should be emailed to recruitment@tauntondeane.gov.uk, quoting the job reference number of the role you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.