Birmingham City University
Joseph Priestley Building, Cardigan Street, Birmingham, UK
IT - Strategy and Architecture
Location: Joseph Priestley Building
£51,553 to £56,037 Competitive Salary which includes a 20% Market Supplement
To achieve our vision to transform our systems, systems integration, data management and Hybrid-Cloud implementation, we need an exceptional Technical Architect. You will be part of our IT Technical Architecture team who are responsible for shaping the future of IT at BCU. Reporting to the Chief Technical Architect you will be responsible for ensuring that the architecture of our IT systems implements and enables our IT Strategy and Principles. As a member of the Architectural Governance Board, you will be responsible for assessing solution designs and proposing new, fit-for-purpose solutions that meet the business requirements and are aligned to our University’s strategy.
You will have demonstrable technical expertise as well as experience and knowledge of designing technical architectures and solutions. Whilst you are likely to have in-depth understanding of server and network infrastructure you will also have broad technical knowledge and experience including Cloud, applications and data. You will also have knowledge and experience of appropriate architectural frameworks and methodologies such as TOGAF.
You will have ownership of all technical aspects of the projects that you are assigned to. You will also contribute to developing policies, developing IT strategy, resolving major technical design issues, making procurement decisions and selecting system architecture components.
For more information about applying and for the job description please see the current vacancies on the BCU website: http://jobs.bcu.ac.uk/
Closing Date: Thursday 7 June 2018
Interview Date: Friday 29 June 2018
Please note; on occasions where we receive a large number of applications, we may close the advert ahead of the publicised closing date. If this does happen, we will contact all candidates via email who have started but not yet completed their application, giving 48 hours’ notice. We would, therefore, advise that you submit your completed application as soon as possible.
Alternatively, if you require the application in a different format please contact the Human Resources Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 0121 331 6693.
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Llandaff, Cardiff, UK
Job Title: IT IS Technical Support Assistant
Post Number: SI057XX
Department: Library & Information Services, Information Services Division
Salary: £24,285 - £28,936 per annum
Hours : 37
Accountable to: IT IS Team Manager
Accountable for: N/A
Responsible for carrying out tasks to configure, maintain and support the university’s network infrastructure, telephone system, communication services and server systems as directed.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Performing software and hardware installations and upgrades on infrastructure (e.g. server, storage, network, telephone, etc) platforms and corporate systems (e.g. Timetabling, CRM, Library, Student System, HR) as specified.
Working with contractors to arrange the installation of network and telephone points. Carrying out moves and changes as is necessary.
Installation and maintenance of racking, UPS, and network and server equipment as directed.
Administering and supporting IT equipment and IT services in conjunction with other ISD departments.
Monitor performance, plan and implement enhancements to the functions and capacity of the university IT systems and communications services as directed.
Producing user and technical documentation for other university staff to aid configuration and support and for general reference.
Acquiring technical support skills by on the job learning with attendance at training courses where necessary.
Administering and supporting backup of university data storage, infrastructure equipment and logs as directed.
For further information about this role and to apply please visit: www.cardiffmet.ac.uk/jobs
6 Mitre Passage, London SE10 0ER, UK
First Line Service Desk Analyst
Here at Teach First we are passionate about ending educational inequality, and believe that all children are entitled to an excellent education, regardless of their socio- economic background. We attract top calibre candidates to work with us, as we all share in the Teach First vision and work very hard to achieve this goal. In return, we offer great benefits, the opportunity to make a difference and the chance to work with committed and passionate colleagues.
We are looking for a First Line Service Analyst to join our dedicated Service Desk Team, which sits within our Technology Department. We do things slightly different at Teach First and at this level you will have exposure to diagnosis and escalation, as well as being the first point of contact, so it’s a great opportunity to build on the skills you already have!
Your responsibilities will include:
Managing a range of incoming requests and incidents from across the organisation, escalating through internal procedures as required
Working within SLAs to provide a seamless service to all employees and stakeholders
Learning internal processes, offering creative solutions and recognising opportunities to develop or refresh these as appropriate
You will be great at:
You will have a background in a technical support role working to processes
Have excellent customer service skills
We aim to provide feedback to all applications within 10 working days from the closing date.
C-Burn Systems Ltd
Clerkenwell, London, UK
C-Burn is a successful and expanding digital music company, providing the soundtracks that shape some of the UK’s leading brands. Our music profiles are played in 1000s of bars, restaurants, hotels and other businesses across the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.
We are looking for a creative individual to join our small development team and continue to improve our products and services to reach an ever widening audience. You will work mainly on our music player software and web based media servers, with responsibility for documentation, design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of these systems. DSP or audio engineering experience would be a bonus, but is not essential for this role - you just need to share our love for music!
Educated to degree level or with equivalent work experience.
Minimum of two years experience in OO development with proficiency in modern C++.
Must be familiar with Windows development; Linux or Android experience an advantage.
Ability to work unsupervised and solve problems quickly and completely.
Effectively handle multiple project priorities and deadlines .
Relevant customer contact experience.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Amazon AWS, S3
In return we offer a generous salary, flexible working conditions in a non-corporate environment and a company pension plan.
To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role and salary requirements to: email@example.com
Please visit c-burn.com to find out more about us.
PERSON SPECIFICATION: SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
Degree level education or equivalent work experience
Minimum 2 years C++ software developer experience
Proficient in modern C++ and object oriented programming
Effectively handle multiple project priorities and deadlines
Relevant customer contact experience
Linux or Android development
Knowledge & Skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Amazon AWS, S3
Proactive and self motivated
Ability to work under pressure
Accuracy and attention to detail