Job Reference: 891-CSU-3952-AM
South, Central and West Commissioning Support Unit Department:
IT Services Location:
South Plaza, Bristol
26,565 to 35,577 pa
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A unique opportunity to join the South, Central and West Commissioning Support unit (SCW CSU), part of the NHS, as a Senior Technical Analyst within the Networks team, this opportunity allows the right individual to become an integral part of our exciting future. South, Central and West CSU IT Services team manage an environment that supports the delivery of information technology to around 30,000 NHS staff working in Clinical Commissioning Groups, General practices and community based healthcare settings.
We Are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual who will be responsible for contributing to the provision of an efficient, effective, high quality, professional Network Operations capability that continues to meet all statutory, regulatory and NHS requirements ensuring alignment with the activity of the organisation. The post holder will be responsible for the provision of an efficient, effective, high quality, professional Network Operations capability that continues to meet all statutory, regulatory and NHS requirements ensuring alignment with the activity of the organisation. The post holder will also be responsible for the performance of Network Operations, the wider IT Services community and SCW CSU by actively engaging with peers.
The holder of the role will be expected to be heavily involved in technical discussions based around, but not limited to, knowledge of the following:
The management and operations of network devices
Specific skills in maintaining Switches and Firewalls
Documentation/monitoring/installation of existing and new infrastructures moperational practices
By applying your expert technical skills alongside critical thinking, judgement and decision making, you will be capable of determining and recommending solutions to solve multifaceted challenges and use personable skills to communicate, negotiate and influence a variety of stakeholders. This will combine with your ability to strategically plan, manage and implement an extensive range of highly complex integrated programmes of work through managing available resources.
SCW CSU understands the importance of personal development and career progression, employees are actively given opportunities to build their portfolio and enhance their skill base. Candidates must have a dynamic and forward thinking attitude. The role holder will be based in one of our main SCW CSU IT Services in Bristol, however there may be travel to meetings across our area and out other main IT sites of Devizes or Portsmouth. The role holder will work closely with the other areas of the technical operations team and also the architecture team.
This is an exciting time to join NHS South, Central and West.
We are one of the largest commissioning support units in the country, providing support and professional expertise for over 70 NHS and non-NHS customers, including clinical commissioning groups, NHS England, local authorities, foundation trusts, social enterprises and other health-related organisations.
Were supporting clients whose vision and quest for innovation requires us to be flexible, adaptable and open to adventure; giving us the freedom to work in new ways, looking at things from a different angle and challenging the norm.
We are committed to attracting and retaining the best people in order to provide the best possible services to our customers. Our staff enjoy challenging, rewarding roles, supporting our customers to improve their local health and care services.
We want our people to fulfil their potential so we offer a wide range of training, opportunities to gain qualifications as well as access to coaching and mentoring schemes.
If you join us, we will value your experience, your contribution and we will give you the knowledge to succeed as part of your specialist team and as part of our organisation.
We are proud to be an NHS Employers Equality and Diversity Partner 2014-15.
Patients First: our sole focus and inspiration is to help commissioners improve the quality of patient care, treatment and experience.
Aspirational: we deliver excellence, and celebrate innovation. This drives us towards becoming the best.
Collaborative: we build effective partnerships, whilst focusing on delivery. We work towards achieving shared goals.
Insightful: we focus on understanding complexities, whilst challenging convention, and revealing opportunities.
Respectful: we treat everyone with respect and hope it will be returned. Recognising and valuing their knowledge, we involve our customers, teams, and partners in decisions about the organisation and its future.
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