Senior Server & Storage Technician

£30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Infrastructure Technician - Sussex Police - Lewes - up to £35k

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.

As the Senior Server and Storage Technician, you will be responsible for the delivery of IT support, IT maintenance and the delivery of change project work.

Your new role

Your new role will be key in fostering a culture of customer service within the Operations Team
You will undertake activities as directed to assist in ensuring that Surrey and Sussex's Police's ICT systems are fit for purpose through maintaining operational capability and developing new and improved capability, and support customers' needs by dealing with reported incidents in keeping with SLAs and through undertaking planned ICT routine jobs in a systematic and controlled way

In your new role, you will be responsible for server operating systems, hardware and management software.
You will put to use tools and built-in facilities that allow specification, installation, configuration, optimisation, hardening, monitoring and patching of server OS and hardware.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in your new role, you will have a good working knowledge of Direct Attached Storage (DAS) and connectivity to Storage Area Networks (SAN) and Network Attached Storage (NAS). You will have experience in Server related clustering, failover and virtualisation technologies, platforms and tools, as well as configuration of network related connectivity including load balancing and failover.

You will have a good knowledge of use of scripting to automate tasks, ideally with experience in;
· Dell / HP server hardware,
· Windows Server
· SUSE Linux
· Hyper-V

You will also have a good working knowledge of Data Lifecycle management and design, Storage Area Network (SAN) and Network Attached Storage (NAS) hardware, software, networking and management technologies and related protocols

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