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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 22/09/2020.

Junior Infrastructure Server Engineer

Job Reference: 381-CO-2626369

Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust
Sandwell General Hospital, West Bromwich
£24,907 - £30,615 pa

Our Infrastructure Team is responsible for maintaining and developing the network, server, telephony and cybersecurity environments at Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals Trust. Our estate covers Sandwell General Hospital, City Hospital, Rowley Regis Hospital, Birmingham Midland Eye Centre, Lesowes Intermediate Care Centre, a number of GP surgeries and the brand new Midland Metropolitan University Hospital currently being built.

Our Infrastructure supports around 4500 clinicians by ensuring they have the tools available to them so they can deliver first rate care to all of our Trust users.

We're looking to expand on our existing team and have opportunities for the right technicians in network and server technologies. If you're passionate about service, strive to go the extra mile and want to work in a demanding but rewarding environment where what you do is critical to underpinning patient care and safety then why not apply to join us in achieving our vision of making the Trust renowned as the best integrated care organisation in the NHS.

Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals Trust requires a Junior Server Engineer reporting into the Head of Infrastructure. The post holder will be required to provide third line technical support for the server environments on and off-site used to support staff within the Trust across a number of system areas such as, MS Server, VMware, Hyper-V, Veeam and SCCM. This includes following the ITIL model and working collaboratively on the resolution of incidents, problems, requests, events and significant service disruptions.

This is an exciting time for the Infrastructure Team at Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals Trust . We're just starting to embark on our cloud compute journey through VMC on AWS, are busy working on the new Midland Metropolitan University Hospital due to go live in June 2022 and are drawing up plans to overhaul and reconfigure the City Hospital IT infrastructure.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameCraig BromageJob titleHead of InfrastructureEmail addresscraig.bromage@nhs.netAdditional contact information

Craig Bromage, telephone 07970 993 731, email

We understand that work is only one part of life. We are committed to helping our colleagues achieve the best possible work/life balance. We proudly offer supportive, inclusive and family friendly employment and flexible working policies. We have a wide range of professional services and employee networks to help our colleagues be at their best - and find support if they need it.

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