|Number of vacancies||1|
|Salary||Up to £73,205|
|Incentive compensation||+ Pension|
A brilliant Civil Service pension with employer contributions circa 20%, generous annual leave, flexible working, great work life balance and lots more.
|Closing date||6 January 2020|
Digital Workplace Project. Digital with Purpose. DWP.
We’re looking for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer, with a background as a leader and with deep knowledge and experience of SSCM, to join DWP’s Digital Workplace project and help lead of one of the UK’s biggest and most high-profile digital transformation programmes. If you love solving problems and want to use your skills on projects with real impact, we’d love to hear from you.
We’re delivering a once-in-a-generation reform of products and services that will put world class technology solutions into the hands of the people that need them most, whether that’s the millions that use and rely on DWP services or our brilliant frontline colleagues.
What is Digital Workplace?
It’s big. Over the last two years diverse DWP Digital teams have established Digital Workplace, an agile and multi-disciplinary service that supports over 84,000 employees, using more than 150 distributed cloud applications, operating out of more than 800 UK sites, and powering digital products and services used by more than 20 million people across the UK.
It’s evolving. So far we’ve moved all of our systems to hybrid hosting, removing the constraints of previous outsourced IT contracts, modernising our legacy infrastructure and stabilising performance.
It’s about empowering our people through technology. We’re improving communication and collaboration with a mix of new hardware including mini-PCs, Surface Pro laptops and a growing mobile phone network. By upgrading our software with the latest versions of Office 365, Skype for Business and our rebooted staff intranet we’re making sure our people always have the right tools and the latest professional digital skills.
You and your role
The role is for an experienced Lead SCCM Infrastructure Engineer to lead a team of Infrastructure Engineers. Providing enterprise level desktop engineering, you will be setting the product’s strategic direction and helping manage end to end delivery and upkeep of SCCM across the DWP estate.
We are looking for a candidate to drive forward process improvement and to remove manual processes through automation. Ideally you will have experience of migrating to the Cloud and knowledge of Intune. Along with managing a team of engineers, you will provide guidance and product knowledge expertise in your field.
What skills and experience are we looking for?
- You have experience in designing and implementing SCCM in a large multi-site environment (30,000 users plus).
- You have deep technical knowledge of SCCM 1802/1902/1906 and understanding of the Microsoft W10 evergreen process.
- You have experience in setup and deployment of W10 task sequences.
- You have experience in setup of Windows Server Update Services (SUS for Windows Defender Anti-Virus).
- You have SQL 2016 experience.
Where will you work?
You’ll join our team in Manchester where you’ll enjoy great facilities and active local community. We’re based right on St Peter’s Square so really hands for train, tram bus and bike. Find out more here: https://careers.dwp.gov.uk/our-locations/
In Digital Workplace we believe in giving you a working experience that meets your needs and expectations and that means a focus on work-life balance, flexible hours, team-based working and the ability to work from multiple locations.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications regardless of age, disability, gender, race or sexuality.
In return for your skills we offer competitive salary up to £73,205, a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions circa 27%, and a generous leave package.We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:
- Flexible working and family friendly policies
- Volunteering and charitable giving
- Discounts and savings on shopping, holidays, insurance, healthcare, events, fun days out and more
- Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket, so it’s even easier for you to get to work and start making a difference
- Sports and social activities
- Learning and development, including coaching, mentoring, progression opportunities and guaranteed 5-days formal learning per year.
- And lots more
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