British Transport Police (BTP) is the national police force for Britain's rail network. Every day we ensure the safety and security of over six million passengers and railway staff throughout England, Scotland and Wales.
BTP have an exciting opportunity for a Server Support Specialist to be based from our Force Headquarters in Camden on a 12 month FTC basis. The salary for this position is up to 48k + company benefits.
To ensure the provision of specialist expertise to facilitate and execute the installation and maintenance of system software such as operating systems, data management products, office automation products and other utility software.
The role is responsible for the technical support of all server equipment rooms across the Force estate. This includes responsibility for over 300 servers (206 of which are virtual), 70Tb of online storage (mirrored in the DR Centre), 70Tb of backup storage (mirrored in the DR Centre) and the server Operating Systems (Windows, UNIX and Linux) deployed on those servers. The role is also responsible for some 600 remote access users connecting via Citrix and around 15 citrixenabled applications
The ideal candidate will be familiar with the following technologies:
SAN and NAS
Server management tools and techniques
VMware server installation and management
To be eligible to apply you must:
be resident in the UK for the last 3 years
have the right to work in the UK
have no outstanding CCJ and/or undischarged bankruptcy order
advise in advance details of any previous convictions/cautions incl ‘spent’
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