Technical Specialist- Infrastructure 

Job title: Technical Specialist- Infrastructure
Contract: Permanent
Reference: SM413

Based in: Kings Hill, Kent

Department: IT
Hours: Full time,35 hours per week  

Salary: Up to £43,000  

About the team:

At CAF we run a truly enterprise grade IT operation.  We have created an amazing and talented team that we’re really proud of and we need brilliant people who can inspire and deliver change even when the going gets tough.

As an organisation we face some really big challenges but we like to rise to the challenge and believe in continually improving what we do and how we do it.  We believe as a team everyone’s voice is important and together we are stronger than our individual parts, so we invest in our culture and our people.

We empower our people to ensure that their role, the roles they interact with and the department as a whole is as efficient and effective as possible. 

What you’ll be doing:

We are looking for a keen, motivated and experienced 3rd line Infrastructure Technical Specialist to join and work in our dynamic and collaborative IT department

You will be joining a well established and highly skilled team supporting and delivering a wide range of both traditional and cloud based infrastructure technologies and initiatives.

You will have:

You will have a strong current technical background, significant experience with traditional Infrastructure BAU support in an ITIL environment, and solid experience with Azure IAAS, PAAS and Infrastructure as code.

You will have experience of working alongside project teams in helping deliver infrastructure and software development projects, and their transition into support of delivering CSI initiatives.

We are looking for a self starter and strong team player who is hard working, with excellent attention to detail and who enjoys giving that extra bit to complete their workload effectively.

What you’ll get in return:

You’ll have the opportunity to work very closely with the business at all levels, and to directly improve what your teams do and the way that they work, so this is a great opportunity to help shape our organisation’s future.

This role sits within the IT Department, which is around 80 strong and covers all the enterprise disciplines of IT, meaning there is a genuine opportunity to influence direction and strategy across the team.

There are lots of training opportunities and you’ll have the opportunity to really develop your technical and leadership skills.

On top of this we give 24 days holiday, flexible work hours, a fantastic pension, vibrant social club and health care options.

CAF is a Disability Confident Employer. We guarantee to interview disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the role. Please advise us if you consider yourself to have a disability.

For further information about this exciting opportunity or to apply please send your CV and a supporting statement explaining why you would be the best candidate for this position to humanresources@cafonline.org quoting reference number SM413. If this method of applying is not possible, then please contact a member of the HR team either by the email address above or by calling us on 03000 123 566 to discuss how we can support you to apply.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

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Closing date for receiving applications is 27 January 2021.