Working with doctors, working for patients

Trainee Infrastructure Engineer

Do you want to work in a well-respected, supportive and highly performing team?
Are you ready to take the next step in developing your career?


Have you got, hands-on experience gained in enterprise environments, technical skills and awareness covering server and network architectures and the interpersonal skills to work professionally with internal and external customers?


If you’re enthusiastic, positive in your approach and have a deep desire to develop yourself and can answer ‘Yes’ to the above questions, we want you to apply to join our IS Team at the General Medical Council (GMC) as a Trainee Infrastructure Engineer based in Manchester.

We are the independent regulator for doctors in the UK, it’s our job to protect, promote and maintain the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards in the practice of medicine. This means you’ll be part of an extremely professional IS team that has pride and purpose.

You’ll primarily support business as usual support activities and have a role that offers the chance to develop your knowledge and skills, work with an excellent team and enhance a huge variety of different systems.  Working with products from Microsoft, Vmware and Cisco you and your colleagues will continually enhance and support our systems in a busy and focussed environment.

This will involve:

  Working with technical colleagues to offer an exceptional 3rd line support service

  Providing technical support and management to a highly available infrastructure

As well as the chance to play a critical role in the delivery of our services, you can expect the opportunity to develop your technical skills coupled with competitive pay and benefits, including membership of the GMC pension scheme.


If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a detailed covering letter and CV which demonstrates your reason for applying and how you can meet the key skills listed in the job description.

Resources and Quality Assurance
Information Systems
£24,802 Ė £33,116 with an exceptional maximum of £36,415.
Employment status
Closing date
We will consider the applications of all candidates who apply in the first two weeks of this role being advertised. If you would like to apply for the role after Sunday 22 October 2017 (at midnight), then please contact HR on 0161 923 6273 to confirm that the role is still available before submitting your application.
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GMC staff