Senior Infrastructure Engineer Senior Infrastructure Engineer …

DWP Digital
in Eccles, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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GBP49171 - GBP64687 per annum
DWP Digital
in Eccles, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
GBP49171 - GBP64687 per annum
DWP. Digital with Purpose. We are looking for a talented Senior Infrastructure Engineer, working on some of the most exciting projects in the UK Up to £64,687 plus amazing pension and work life balance.

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

DWP is the UK's largest government department. We make payments worth over £195bn a year to support some of the most vulnerable people in our society. We deliver products and services that are used over 22 million people in the UK, every day and at key moments in their lives.

We are looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to work with us on DWP's central payments system. You'll innovate and make changes that are critical to initiatives across the DWP digital landscape, designing and implementing infrastructure services and solutions to will improve the way we make payments to millions of UK citizens.

You'll join our DWP Digital community of digital experts. Our agile teams use fresh ideas and leading-edge technologies to create innovative, scalable and user-centric digital solutions to unique problems at incredible scale.

Delivery. Work. Projects.

We're looking for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer to developing and implementing robust infrastructure services and solutions for our Central Payment Systems. You'll also be monitoring performance and tuning for Oracle databases, so you should have experience with large-scale infrastructure development.

You'll be a respected senior voice on our team and in our Infrastructure community. You'll be able to share your knowledge and help those around you, as well as contributing to improvement plans, identifying current and potential issues and outlining appropriate solutions.

What skills, knowledge and experience will you need?

  • You design, implement, administer and support infrastructure technologies, solutions and services such as: compute, storage, networking, physical infrastructures, software, commercial off the shelf (COTS) and open source packages and solutions, virtual and cloud including PaaS, SaaS.
  • You have a deep understanding of the technical concepts associated with this role, and you understand how these fit into the wider technical landscape, and their limits.
  • You can analyse and accurately interpret data from various sources to support decisions; you find the best option by identifying positives, negatives, risks and implications.
  • You have experience building and developing a centralised Data Platform for collecting and analysing large sets of data originating from disparate sources. And experience using multiple data management toolsets across various operating systems.
  • You have experience with Data Centre Security, including security products and countermeasure techniques e.g. Firewalls, Server hardening.

In addition, you will ideally have experience of some of the following (or be prepared to build skills in these areas):

  • Oracle E-Business Suite from 11.5.10 to 12.2.91.
  • Oracle database from 11g to 19c.
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware in an E-Business suite context.
  • Oracle Automatic Storage Management.
  • Oracle Data Guard.
  • IBM AIX 6.1 to 7.26.

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in one of our brilliant digital hubs in Manchester or Blackpool, whichever is most convenient for you.

We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly, and many of us are working remotely at the moment due to COVID-19.

In return for your skills, we offer a competitive salary of up to £64,687 a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions worth over 27%, and a generous leave package starting at 25 days.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, 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
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

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