Infrastructure analyst x2

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£35,558.32 per annum
Posted
08 Feb 2019
Closes
17 Feb 2019
Seniority
Officer
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Infrastructure analyst x2

Locations: Leeds

Salary: £35,558.32 per annum

We are a charitable housing association that owns and manages more than 18,000 homes – and developing thousands more – across Yorkshire. We also provide a range of services so that people can live independently. All our profits are reinvested so that we can do even more for our customers. Our ambition is that everyone has the opportunity to live in a quality home they can afford.

We are currently seeking two Infrastructure Analysts to be based at Dysons Chambers, Leeds on a fixed term, temporary contract until 30 September 2019 for 35 hours per week.

The main purpose of this role is to be responsible for the support and continued development of the ICT infrastructure which underpins the operation of the business systems used within Yorkshire Housing.  The successful candidate will be the ICT representative on any assigned business projects providing the necessary ICT expertise to ensure the provision of effective, quality, technical solutions.

Some of the duties of the role will include being the ICT expert on assigned ICT and business projects, researching, evaluating, recommending and implementing solutions to meet defined business requirements ensuring the consistent application of infrastructure standards across all projects. Furthermore, assisting the ICT Management team in the development of ICT strategy and managing and administrating all components of the Citrix desktop environment including troubleshooting, performance monitoring, optimisation and the provision of new/upgraded desktop applications as required.

The ideal candidate would have an ITIL Foundation certificate, be qualified in MCSE and have previous experience in a similar role.

We are looking for people who are committed to our company values and can demonstrate this by:

Respect: having experience of working within a project based environment, delivering on time and within budgets                                  

Reliability:  having a good understanding and experience of Windows based server technologies (Windows Server, MS SQL, MS Exchange)

Enthusiasm:  being able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills with the ability to evaluate customer needsebruary 2019

The closing date for applications will be 17 February 2019

Interviews will take place on 22 and 28 February 2019

Please note CV's will not be accepted. 

Please note if you are applying for this role internally you must inform your current line manager.

 

Yorkshire Housing is proactively working to implement its Equality and Diversity Policy.  We positively welcome and support diversity in our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Yorkshire Housing is half way through a major transformation programme, called Tomorrow's Yorkshire. The programme will radically improve the way we interact with our customers, eliminate inefficiencies, and empower our staff to focus on the things that matter most to our customers.

 

We want to make sure that our business is sustainable and that we're able to keep building homes for new customers, making repairs in the properties we own, and support customers to live in their home independently for longer.

 

Transformation is across the entire organisation.  It includes changing our processes, jobs, as well as introducing new IT capability.