|£36,024 to £44,263 per annum (depending on experience
|11th December 2023
|8th January 2024
We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive Technical Specialist (Digital Systems) to join our dynamic technical operations team, which strives to provide a sector leading technical support for FSE and the wider University. With a commitment to customer service excellence and a passion for science and engineering, Technical Specialist (Digital Systems) will provide an agile technical support service to staff and students to support teaching, research and professional services. FSE’s research and teaching quality is recognised globally; this is an exciting opportunity to join us in Manchester and contribute to the provision of a sector leading technical service.
The post holder will work closely with staff in the Faculty of Science and Engineering to ensure the effective development, maintenance, security and reliability of specialist computer software and hardware systems for research and teaching.
The post holder will support academic staff and students using specialist hardware or software systems, including training users where appropriate and work with academic and research leads to design and futureproof IT requirements and liaising with IT Services and Research IT as appropriate.
Please note that this is a Technical Services support role: the post holder will be responsible for supporting and working with academics and researchers, this is not an academic position and will not involve leading on research projects or teaching.
What you will get in return:
As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here
Hybrid working arrangements may be considered.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.
Any recruitment enquiries from recruitment agencies should be directed to People.Recruitment@manchester.ac.uk.
Any CVs submitted by a recruitment agency will be considered a gift.
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Timothy Furmston
Technical support: jobseekersupport.jobtrain.co.uk/support/home
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.
Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.
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