Carlisle City Council

3 job(s) at Carlisle City Council

Carlisle City Council Carlisle, UK
Oct 01, 2021
Full time
We are looking for a qualified, full-time Web and Application Developer to design and develop functional programs and applications. The successful applicant will be required to assist with the development of the corporate web site whilst helping to develop, maintain and support our other Windows / Web applications. The Council has a DNN website so experience in this area would be an advantage. A great Application Developer has excellent knowledge of at least one programming language. They must be familiar with a variety of operating systems and platforms. The ideal candidate will also have an analytical mindset and a keen eye for detail. We are looking for an ambitious developer that is looking to expand their skill set in a supportive environment. You will have the opportunity to define and shape the future direction of the web and desktop development journey at Carlisle City Council and manage your workload. The role offers the opportunity for hybrid working in a flexible service.   A team player, willing to get their hands dirty that is a good communicator and enjoys producing excellent solutions that give the end user exactly what they need. Responsibilities: Understand client requirements and how they translate in application features Development of the Corporate website’s back-end integration using third party API’s where appropriate. Deal with third party system support issues where necessary. Collaborate with a team of IT professionals to set specifications for new systems and applications Ability to translate technical requirements into plain English Defining requirements and designing creative prototypes according to specifications Write high quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines. Troubleshoot and debug applications. Evaluate existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features. Develop technical documents and handbooks to accurately represent application design. Key skills & experience:   Experience in designing and building GUI’s and desktop applications. Proven experience in web development Ability to develop in at least one programming language such as C#, HTML 5, JavaScript, ASP.Net Understanding of relational databases such as SQL Server In-depth knowledge of programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools Excellent understanding of software design and programming principles. A team player with excellent communication skills Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability Great attention to detail and time-management skills Qualifications in a relevant field For an informal discussion please contact Martine Kelly on 07807 341510 or Martine.Kelly@carlisle.gov.uk We offer an excellent benefits package with flexible working, a generous pension scheme and fabulous development opportunities. For further details and an application form please visit our website www.carlisle.gov.uk/Jobs The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 22 October 2021 and interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing 8 November 2021.
Carlisle City Council Carlisle, UK
Oct 01, 2021
Full time
We are currently looking for an experienced, motivated, and enthusiastic individual to join our Infrastructure team to support 400+ employees across several sites. The role offers the opportunity for hybrid working in a flexible service.    The successful application will be required to: -  Provide specialist design, configuration, implementation, and ongoing support of ICT infrastructure   Provide technical lead, support and resource to ICT projects and work packages   Have a strong analytical and problem-solving mindset, delivering excellent 3rd Line customer support across a multitude of areas, Server and Storage, Active Directory, Cloud Infrastructure Technologies, Networks and User Endpoint Environments.   Be able to work independently or as a team player, work under your own initiative, think on your feet and be able to deal with multiple issues at once.   Possess good written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable engaging with all stakeholders including our support team, suppliers and third-party vendors.   Qualifications in a relevant field.  Key skills & experience:     Demonstrable experience working directly with some or all the technologies below:   Cloud Infrastructure Technologies – Azure, AWS, Office 365    Application Delivery Platforms including Citrix and RDS    Microsoft Server and Endpoint Operating Systems (Up to and including Windows Server 2019, Windows 10, iOS and Android) including OS install configuration and MDT   Microsoft WSUS, Intune MDM    Microsoft Exchange Online    Microsoft Domain Services including on-premise Active Directory, Azure AD, DNS, TCP/IP, NPS, DHCP, file and print services, DFS, Conditional Access and Group Policy management    VMware experience   SAN Storage Solutions    Anti-virus solutions    Network vendor technologies including SD-WAN, MPLS    PowerShell and VBScript scripting    VoIP technologies including Cisco and Microsoft Teams    Backup technologies including Veeam    Demonstrated experience and strong aptitude for creating documentation of designs and solutions   Good working knowledge of networking, troubleshooting with Cisco and HPE switches would be advantageous along with Fortinet firewalls    Proficient with disaster recovery concepts and implementation     Hands on experience of supporting Operational activities, monitoring & troubleshooting in all areas of Windows, Storage Backup infrastructure and user endpoint devices.   For an informal discussion please contact David Strong on 01228 817298 or David.Strong@carlisle.gov.uk We offer an excellent benefits package with flexible working, a generous pension scheme and fabulous development opportunities. For further details and an application form please visit our website www.carlisle.gov.uk/Jobs The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 22 October 2021 and interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing 8 November 2021.
Carlisle City Council Carlisle, UK
Oct 01, 2021
Full time
This is a new position which means we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Cyber Security Manager to help establish and develop good practice within the service and the wider Authority. The role offers the opportunity for hybrid working in a flexible service.   The post holder will become the Authority’s expert in Cyber Security. They will have responsibility for the effective operational management of the Cyber Security agenda across the Authority, ensuring the protection of IT Systems utilised to support customer and back-office functions. This person is expected to become expert in and up to date with policies, procedures, legislation, and good practice surrounding Cyber Security. This is a varied hands-on role that involves working closely with all areas of ICT Services and the wider organisation to promote and develop a security first approach and practice. You will support the ICT Service teams in strategic security projects focusing on patching and vulnerability management. Responsibilities / Essential Skills Reporting to the Head of Digital and Technology, you will be responsible for driving and implementing security initiatives to protect the business from security threats and cyber-attacks, delivering best practice security controls and processes Establish and execute the security strategy for the development of information security technologies, cyber risk management and policies and practices while ensuring information security and compliance within applicable regulations Providing hands-on leadership in risk identification to accurately map out critical security issues and recommendations Plan and manage security testing and simulations, including red assessments and phishing simulations. Investigate and respond to breaches or incidents, including impact analysis and recommendations for avoiding similar vulnerabilities Scheduling and conducting periodic security assessments, including desktop and red team exercises. Proven experience of strategically leading security operations. Ability to communicate at all levels (technical / non-technical) with clarity and precision, both written and verbally. Ideally hold at least one Security Compliance certification (CISSP, CEH, CISM) Main Skills/ Requirements: Security Incident Management and Crisis Management experience Sound knowledge and experience with compliance frameworks such as NIST, MITRE ATT&CK, and PCI DSS Experience with SIEM systems Scripting with Python and/or PowerShell Experience of Data Leakage prevention strategies Excellent understanding across multiple technology areas - Networking, Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, and Mac), Application Security, AWS. Experience leading investigations, threat hunting and writing playbooks. Knowledge of Mitre security framework, NIST standards and Controls, ISO27001 and PCI-DSS Knowledge of Microsoft Azure Sentinel and Defender Advanced Threat Protection. Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory. For an informal discussion please contact David Strong on 01228 817298 or David.Strong@carlisle.gov.uk We offer an excellent benefits package with flexible working, a generous pension scheme and fabulous development opportunities. For further details and an application form please visit our website www.carlisle.gov.uk/Jobs   The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 22 October 2021 and interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing 8 November 2021.