Applications Team Leader

Hays IT
30000 - 40000 per annum + benefits
12 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Team Leader - Sussex Police - Lewes - up to 40k plus benefits Your new company Joining Sussex Police means you can be an integral part of helping to prevent crime and protect our community. Police staff carry out vital roles supporting frontline officers and provide an important contribution to our service to the public. Sussex police serves very diverse communities and covers a county of over one and a half million residents. In addition to this millions of visitors travel through Gatwick every year. Your new role You will lead the team of application support technicians in supporting Sussex Police's large and complex estate of technologies to the highest standard. You will be responsible for providing technical advice and mentoring of the team, as well as controlling the maintenance of the applications estate and identifying opportunities for improvement. You will be responsible for leading a technical team in a demanding environment, whilst maintaining a high level of service in blue-light surroundings. What you'll need to succeed You will come from a technical background within software and application support, and have experience in leading a team of technical engineers. You will have experience in mentoring junior staff members, and developing all levels of a technical team. Ideally, you will have experience in a blue-light environment, withe the ability to work in high pressure technical positions. What you'll get in return Sussex Police are one of the most sought after employers locally, with a vast and complicated IT Estate. They have a fantastic team of people who genuinely want to make a difference to the local community through advancing technologies. The force offers an enviable benefits package, and a fantastic working environment. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at - provided by Dice