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ICT System Administrator

Employer: London Borough of Hillingdon

  • Reference: LBH3491
  • Published on: Thu 15/06/2017 05:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 23/06/2017 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours:
  • Salary: £32628 - £36372
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Civic Centre, Uxbridge, UB8 1UW
About Hillingdon Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first. Information and Communications Technology plays a crucial role in delivering and supporting the huge range of services provided by the London Borough of Hillingdon to our Residents. The London Borough of Hillingdon is transforming its ICT structure and introducing Agile Working Practices to advance technology and digital services. This transformation is taking place whilst effectively maintaining the on-going delivery of high quality ICT services and digital capabilities enabling us to continue providing excellent services to our Residents. These are exciting times for ICT in Hillingdon and we are looking to fill a number of senior posts that can lead and embed these changes. About the job This post is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Server and Hosting (Cloud) environment and infrastructure to ensures the effective, smooth, timely, efficient and secure functioning of these services. You will design, plan, direct, coordinate and continuously improve the operational support of services and ensures that these services meet or exceed agreed services levels. As the System Administrator, you will be responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer systems; especially multi-user computers, such as servers. You will seek to ensure that the uptime, performance, resources, and security of the computers you manage meet the needs of the users, without exceeding the budget and other constraints. You will acquire, install, or upgrade computer components and software; provide routine automation; maintain security policies; troubleshoot; train and/or supervise staff; or offer technical support for projects. About the person Able to operate in a team, you will have; - Experience as a System Engineer or Administrator ensuring the uninterrupted provisioning of DC or Hosted services - Significant ICT Server experience with demonstrable experience with VMWare, Windows, Linux and Cloud Hosted solutions - Experience of interfacing with the business and ensuring service levels are met - Experience of Agile / Scrum methodologies - Experience effectively implementing change Additional information Disability Confident Employer & Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy