|Salary:||£32,348 to £35,333 per annum|
|Placed On:||8th February 2023|
|Closes:||8th March 2023|
We are seeking to appoint an IT Systems Officer to join the Technical Services directorate of the UK Data Archive. The section provides support for the critical needs of the other divisions in the UK Data Archive, by installing, commissioning, configuring, developing, maintaining and updating internal and external systems which are in everyday use.
You will be part of the IT Operations Team, that is responsible for: the provision of front-line IT support to staff; the installation and configuration of PCs and associated peripherals and software; administrative tasks including maintaining an asset register; configuring user accounts; creating and maintaining AD security groups; creating folder structures and securing them; checking authentication and authorisation levels.
A full list of duties and responsibilities can be found within the job pack.
You should have a proven track record of general IT support in a MS Windows/Office environment, knowledge of MS Windows file systems and security as well as prior experience in a helpdesk or customer service environment. In addition, analysis, problem solving and prioritisation skills, excellent attention to detail, a structured and methodical approach to work, an ability to work independently and direct own work, good written and verbal communication skills in English and an ability to work as part of a team are required skills and abilities.
The post is full-time and fixed-term until 31/03/2024 in the first instance due to the cyclical nature of the funding.
This post involves access to Government systems, information or data and will be subject to the staff vetting process. Further information can be found in the Recruitment Pack.
Candidates are encouraged to describe how they meet each of the essential requirements in their application.
At the University of Essex, internationalism and diversity is central to who we are and what we do. We are committed to being a cosmopolitan, internationally oriented university that is welcoming to staff and students from all countries, faiths and backgrounds, where you can find the world in one place.
Please use the 'Apply' button to read further information about this role including the full job description and person specification which outlines the full duties, skills, qualifications and experience needed for this role. You will also find details of how to make your application here.
Our website http://www.essex.ac.uk contains more information about the University of Essex. If you have a disability and would like information in a different format, please email email@example.com.
Type / Role: