Infrastructure Engineer (Operations) (GMC3471)

Infrastructure Engineer (Operations)

Do you want to work in a well-respected, supportive and highly performing team?

Have you got significant, hands-on experience gained in enterprise environments, in-depth technical knowledge covering server and network architectures and the interpersonal skills to work professionally with internal and external customers where you’ll need to translate complex technical matters for a non-technical audience?

If you can answer ‘Yes’ we want you to apply to join our IS Team at the General Medical Council (GMC) as an Infrastructure Engineer based in Manchester.  The role will focus primarily on BAU support activities and transitioning projects into operations.  You’ll have a role that offers the chance to work with an excellent team, enhance a huge variety of different systems and the opportunities to develop your knowledge and skills.

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 have the opportunity to shape and improve the systems already in place by working with technologies that maintain pace with emerging business and industry requirements.  Working with products from VMware, Microsoft 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
  •   Working with project and technical architects to design, build, implement and transition new solutions into BAU as part of our annual work programme
  •   Providing specialist technical support and management to a highly available infrastructure as required

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. To find out more about what we can offer, click here.

If you are interested in applying for this role, 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. Please do not include any personal details in your documents.

We strongly believe that diversity of background and experience contributes to the broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to us being a better regulator. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our staff, and also the diversity of those we work with wherever we can and we would actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

The GMC is a charity registered in England and Wales (1089278) and Scotland (SC037750).

Job function
Information Systems
33,215 to 56,210 plus on call allowance and benefits
Closing date
Midnight on Sunday 8th March 2020, please note that this vacancy may close earlier if a suitable candidate is appointed.
Assessment date
Interviews and assessments will be carried out throughout February and March
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