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Systems Analyst

Oxford Brookes University - IT Services

Location: Oxford
Salary: £35,845 p.a.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 20th August 2021
Closes: 3rd October 2021
Job Ref: 104517

About the role:

As Systems Analyst, you will be responsible for developing and implementing mission-critical services and related infrastructure for over 20,000 users within the technical IT specialism of enterprise-scale IT systems deployment and management, in particular supporting the University's Enterprise Data Warehouse infrastructure on AWS. This includes multi-disciplinary, specialist understanding of physical and virtual infrastructures, directory services, Unix-like, Microsoft, web services, application delivery control and security.

You will have significant experience of automating, deploying, optimising and maintaining on-premise and cloud based services working with a diverse range of teams and be able to support colleagues with escalated issues.

IT Services at Oxford Brookes University is a modern, service-oriented environment that is constantly embracing change. You will be joining the team at an exciting time and will be contributing to the implementation of the ‘cloud-first’ strategy and be primary support for the Enterprise Data Warehouse virtual infrastructure. This aims to transform university life through the use of scale-out digital technologies and services, as well as delivering excellent customer service. In return you will be provided with development opportunities both professionally and personally that will enable you to continue to enhance your skills and knowledge.

This is a full time, fixed term post for 12 months.

About you:

We know that sometimes people can be put off applying for a job, but we realise the 'perfect candidate' doesn't exist. So, if you are excited about working for us, go ahead and apply. You could be exactly who we are looking for. 

You are experienced at championing process automation and system orchestration across the stack with strong, multi-language scripting skills.

You have experience in designing, building and implementing hardware and software including servers, storage and operating systems across the enterprise. This incorporates troubleshooting performance issues, traffic analysis and capacity planning.

You have experience at developing, managing and administrating the organisations central systems and related infrastructure in the cloud, physically and virtually.

About us:

At Oxford Brookes University we pride ourselves in the great experience we offer our staff. You'll be joining a friendly, professional environment where every member of staff is recognised as playing an important role in the success of Oxford Brookes University. We aspire to be a progressive, inclusive, diverse and flexible employer.

You will also enjoy the benefits of working at Oxford Brookes University with up to 38 days holiday, rising to 41 days holiday (this includes 13 Bank Holidays and Concessionary Days), a generous Local Government pension scheme (14.7% Employer contribution rate), cycle to work scheme and access to a variety of university facilities (NHS Dentist, Brookes Nursery, Gym and sports facilities). For more information about benefits please see the document 'All about Brookes' below.

The University has adopted equality, diversity and inclusion as core values.  We welcome applications from suitably qualified candidates whatever their background, and especially from BAME candidates who are under-represented in our workforce.

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