Senior Data Centre Engineer

Location
Camden, London (Greater)
Salary
£41,952
Posted
29 Oct 2020
Closes
22 Nov 2020
Ref
200000CC
Job role
Engineer
Contract Type
Full time

Camden is changing on the inside to make life better for everyone. Because we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today.

And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. As a Senior Data Centre Engineer, you’ll provide a high-quality desktop support service for the whole council, which will improve the future for all of us.

London Borough of Camden requires an experienced Senior Data Centre Engineer with specific Cloud and O365 Exchange Administration expertise. In this role you will lead on the provision of day-to-day Data Centre operational services, along with proactively analysing, designing, planning, and implementing infrastructure solutions across the Technology team.

The right individual will also have the ability to manage customer expectations and be able to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders clearly and concisely.

The successful candidate will have a BSc in relevant discipline, or equivalent industry experience. You will demonstrate strong knowledge of ITIL practices with emphasis on Operating Systems/Firmware covering the following platforms: Windows, Cisco, UNIX and Linux and Cloud.

You will also have advanced knowledge of the Office 365 Exchange Online Administration Centre as well as the Security and Compliance portal. Understanding the consequences when applying/removing Office 365 settings and unified communications with MS Lync 2013 Exchange integration knowledge is also required.

This role is also subject to a DBS Enhanced Check.

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine how we provide IT support at Camden, and we’ll redefine what a career can be. If that sounds good to you, we’d love to talk.

About Camden

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To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

How to apply:

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role noted in the Job Profile. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Closing dates for applications: Sunday 22 November 2020, 23:59

Interviews to be held: w/c 30 November 2020

Please quote reference: 200000CC

To view the Job Profile please click HERE

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Some posts at Camden are politically restricted, which means individuals holding these posts cannot have active political role. For a list of all politically restricted roles at Camden click here.