ICT Technical Specialist (2 Posts) - £34,106 to £37,107
Full time / Permanent

Closing Date: 07.12.2018| Job Ref: C/50097862 | Directorate: Communities | Service: Customer, Information and Digital Services | Location: Gateway Plaza, Barnsley, South Yorkshire

Working Arrangements: Monday to Friday

Hours: 37

Flexible working arrangement

Contract type: Permanent
Basic Criminal Record check: Yes           

This post is suitable for Job Share

Suitable for Secondment: Employees wishing to be considered for secondment should agree with their head of service before submitting an application form.

 

Closing date: 07.12.2018 at 23:59

 

Employee Rewards  

 

This post requires a Basic Criminal Record Check

 

Prospective employees will be required to give a reasonable account of any significant periods (6 months or more in the past 3 years) of time living abroad.

 

About the Post:

 

The Role

Barnsley Council’s IT service plays a crucial role in supporting the organisation’s Future Council Strategy and Corporate Plan along with it’s Digital First Strategy.  Opportunities are available for 2 ICT Technical Specialists in the System Management team.

 

We currently have two vacancies available to lead with support and development of our critical information systems within System Management.  The post-holder will play a vital role in ensuring that critical IT systems remain operational, supported and compliant specifically, with one candidate working primarily around benefits and taxation. The successful candidates will be required to plan, analyse, and provide lead technical support for some of the council’s critical IT systems.

 

We and are looking for candidates with strong knowledge and experience in the following areas:

 

  • Capita Academy benefits and taxation, preferably on a Windows platform
  • Northgate Information@Work document management system
  • Strong SQL knowledge (SQL Server and Ingres)
  • Strong experience of systems administration of large key line of business applications

 

The Detail

Information and Communication Technology will be crucial to making exciting changes happen in Barnsley. With analytical skills and a flair for shaping technical solutions, you’ll be instrumental to developing and supporting the systems and tech that will underpin all kinds of improved services. 

 

Creativity, ambition and a focus on people. That’s what matters at Barnsley Council. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. It’s all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and doing good for our communities. We’re now more innovative, more efficient and provide better value for money. The changes are clear to see - from new businesses and jobs, to improving school results and to museums being recognised for their community engagement.

 

Shape a better future with us

We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.

 

Your role in our journey

As an ICT Technical Specialist, you’ll provide vital detailed technical support across a range of Information and Communication Technology services. Crucially, at this time of change and beyond, you’ll play a lead role in developing, testing and deploying new ICT systems, solutions and infrastructure. We will look to you to make sure our systems comply with best practice, policies and procedures, and are fully monitored and controlled. From troubleshooting and fault finding, to information gathering, data analysis and reporting, a wide range of people will rely on your expertise and dedication.

 

What you’ll need

To join us, you’ll need a relevant Level 6 qualification and, preferably, ITIL Foundation Certificate. You’ll certainly have significant experience of delivering technical ICT services, including the provision of tech solutions for projects. Your track record spans service management, testing and deploying, analysing data and producing reports. Familiar with a range of different systems, development applications or infrastructure platforms, you have the collaborative spirit and interpersonal skills to communicate clearly with experts and non-experts alike, at all levels.

 

A lot to look forward to

Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader, or learning flexibly online. That’s one of the reasons why we achieved IIP Gold, and why you’ll find your career here inspiring and rewarding.

 

Note: candidates will be notified on 10th December 2018 for a potential interview on 12th December 2018.

 

For further information or an informal discussion regarding the role please contact Craig Massey via email – craigmassey@barnsley.gov.uk  or phone – 07540 809488

 

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

 

Job Profile: ICT Technical Specialist - Job Profile.doc.doc

Vacancy Exposure Profile: ICT Technical Specialist - Exposure Profile (low).docx.docx

 

Tips for your application form

 

 

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.  

Vacancy Description
Closing Date: 07.12.2018| Job Ref: C/50097862 | Directorate: Communities | Service: Customer, Information and Digital Services | Location: Gateway Plaza, Barnsley, South Yorkshire
 

Working Arrangements: Monday to Friday

Hours: 37

Flexible working arrangement

Contract type: Permanent
Basic Criminal Record check: Yes           

This post is suitable for Job Share

Suitable for Secondment: Employees wishing to be considered for secondment should agree with their head of service before submitting an application form.

 

Closing date: 07.12.2018 at 23:59

 

Employee Rewards  

 

This post requires a Basic Criminal Record Check

 

Prospective employees will be required to give a reasonable account of any significant periods (6 months or more in the past 3 years) of time living abroad.

 

About the Post:

 

The Role

Barnsley Council’s IT service plays a crucial role in supporting the organisation’s Future Council Strategy and Corporate Plan along with it’s Digital First Strategy.  Opportunities are available for 2 ICT Technical Specialists in the System Management team.

 

We currently have two vacancies available to lead with support and development of our critical information systems within System Management.  The post-holder will play a vital role in ensuring that critical IT systems remain operational, supported and compliant specifically, with one candidate working primarily around benefits and taxation. The successful candidates will be required to plan, analyse, and provide lead technical support for some of the council’s critical IT systems.

 

We and are looking for candidates with strong knowledge and experience in the following areas:

 

  • Capita Academy benefits and taxation, preferably on a Windows platform
  • Northgate Information@Work document management system
  • Strong SQL knowledge (SQL Server and Ingres)
  • Strong experience of systems administration of large key line of business applications

 

The Detail

Information and Communication Technology will be crucial to making exciting changes happen in Barnsley. With analytical skills and a flair for shaping technical solutions, you’ll be instrumental to developing and supporting the systems and tech that will underpin all kinds of improved services. 

 

Creativity, ambition and a focus on people. That’s what matters at Barnsley Council. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. It’s all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and doing good for our communities. We’re now more innovative, more efficient and provide better value for money. The changes are clear to see - from new businesses and jobs, to improving school results and to museums being recognised for their community engagement.

 

Shape a better future with us

We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.

 

Your role in our journey

As an ICT Technical Specialist, you’ll provide vital detailed technical support across a range of Information and Communication Technology services. Crucially, at this time of change and beyond, you’ll play a lead role in developing, testing and deploying new ICT systems, solutions and infrastructure. We will look to you to make sure our systems comply with best practice, policies and procedures, and are fully monitored and controlled. From troubleshooting and fault finding, to information gathering, data analysis and reporting, a wide range of people will rely on your expertise and dedication.

 

What you’ll need

To join us, you’ll need a relevant Level 6 qualification and, preferably, ITIL Foundation Certificate. You’ll certainly have significant experience of delivering technical ICT services, including the provision of tech solutions for projects. Your track record spans service management, testing and deploying, analysing data and producing reports. Familiar with a range of different systems, development applications or infrastructure platforms, you have the collaborative spirit and interpersonal skills to communicate clearly with experts and non-experts alike, at all levels.

 

A lot to look forward to

Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader, or learning flexibly online. That’s one of the reasons why we achieved IIP Gold, and why you’ll find your career here inspiring and rewarding.

 

Note: candidates will be notified on 10th December 2018 for a potential interview on 12th December 2018.

 

For further information or an informal discussion regarding the role please contact Craig Massey via email – craigmassey@barnsley.gov.uk  or phone – 07540 809488

 

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

 

Job Profile: ICT Technical Specialist - Job Profile.doc.doc

Vacancy Exposure Profile: ICT Technical Specialist - Exposure Profile (low).docx.docx

 

Tips for your application form

 

 

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.