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IT Server Engineer

Basingstoke, Hampshire
Basingstoke College of Technology
Full Time
£41,000 per annum
21st May 2021
Start Date
As soon as possible
2nd July 2021 11:59 PM
Contract Term
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Start Date
As soon as possible
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1152936

IT Support Department

IT Server Engineer

FTE 1.0 (37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year)

£41,000 per annum

Are you a skilled server specialist in search of your new IT team? Here at BCoT we invest heavily in our IT systems with over £1million having been spent over the last 18 month and a further £600,000 taking place at presently. We currently running VMware ESXi 6.5 / 6.7 and MS HyperV on HP Synergy, C7000 and HP Nimble and Netapp storage, hosting 90 servers across four data centres. We are looking for someone with proven experience of virtualisation and ideally HP Synergy systems to maintain and expand our provision of windows servers.

This is a diverse role working with the Director of IT to plan and implement new technologies and system including a migration from a mixed server 2012R2 / 16 /19 estate to a more unified 2019 one. Working in an expanding team you will be responsible for server infrastructure and ensuring that BAU can continue in a safe and secure IT environment.

The post may require some out of hours work re patching and rebooting systems to not affect the learning environment but time off in lieu will be given.

Interviews will be arranged as and when applications are received, so please do not delay in applying.

Additional information

Pension Scheme: Local Government pension (LGPS)

DBS check is payable by candidate

Benefits: retail benefits scheme, free onsite parking, refectory/coffee shop and staff wellbeing day.

Basingstoke College of Technology, located in North Hampshire, is a leading and well-respected further education provider. The college prides itself on its excellent links with business and the success of its learners in securing positive destinations.

Basingstoke is an expanding town with a thriving economy and excellent transport links. The college was rated 'good with outstanding features' in May 2016 by Ofsted and is committed to becoming an 'outstanding' provider. Our financial health has consistently been rated ‘outstanding’ over the last 10 years by the Skills Funding Agency.

BCoT is a significant provider of apprenticeships, the achievement rates of our apprentices are significantly above the sector average and we have set ambitious growth targets.

BCoT is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.


Safeguarding Statement:

BCoT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all its learners, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate checks, including an enhanced DBS disclosure (payable by the candidate) as well as providing proof of the right to work in the UK.

Basingstoke College of Technology

Basingstoke College of Technology