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About the job
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Thales people architect identity management and data protection solutions at the heart of digital security. Business and governments rely on us to bring trust to the billons of digital interactions they have with people. Our technologies and services help banks exchange funds, people cross borders, energy become smarter and much more. More than 30,000 organizations already rely on us to verify the identities of people and things, grant access to digital services, analyze vast quantities of information and encrypt data to make the connected world more secure.
Together we offer fantastic opportunities for committed employees to learn and develop their career with us. At Thales UK, we research, develop, and supply technology and services that impact the lives of millions of people each day to make life better, and keep us safer. We innovate across five major industries; Aerospace, Defence, Ground Transportation, Security and Space. Your health and well-being matters to us and that’s why we offer you the flexibility to do what’s important to you; whether that’s part time hours, job sharing, home working, or the ability to flex your start and finish times. Where possible, we support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your ambitions.
Position: IT Ops Engineer(FTC- 6 Months, Extendable to 12-24 Months)
Location: Rochdale (Manchester)
The Ops IT Engineer will be required to assist with integration, testing, maintenance and support of IT and Software solutions within the GP personalisation sites.
Key to the role will be validation and verification/solutions of issues and challenges relating to the current target and infrastructure, as well as the interfaces received (predominantly from the central development team), and integration of the interfaces within the GP personalisation area.
You’ll be working in a shift pattern and apart from the salary, we also pay an additional shift premium.
- You’ll respond to tickets raised on easy IT or relevant data hubs.
- You’ll keep all version changes up to date and all the relevant versions listed.
- You’ll deploy key infrastructure systems to live BAU environments.
- You’ll support and trouble shoot issues, Internal Thales site-specific technology, software and solutions.
- You’ll plan with operations integration updates or upgrades. You’ll follow up on installs.
- Any other duties as may be reasonably requested.
- You must have an understanding of network systems and how they interact with each other
- You must have good IT skills in windows Operating Systems, Networking, VMware, and PC hardware.
- You must be familiar with Simple query language (SQL).
- You should be methodical, logical and have a keen learning attitude.
Due to the nature of the work the candidate should hold or be eligible for SC clearance.
In line with Thales’ Baseline Security requirements, candidates will be asked to provide evidence of identity, eligibility to work in the UK and employment and/or education history for up to three years. Some vacancies may require full Security Clearance which can require further evidence to be provided. For further details of the evidence required to apply for Baseline and Security Clearance please refer to the Defence Business Services National Security Vetting (DBS NSV) Agency.
At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working.
Thales UK is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free recruitment process. We will provide reasonable adjustments and support to ensure neuro-diverse applicants or those with a disability or long-term condition can be their best during the recruitment process. To request an adjustment, if you need this job advert in an alternative format or if you have any questions about the recruitment process, please contact Resourcing Ops for mid to senior roles, or the Early Careers Team for graduate and apprentice roles.
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Job Location: Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Application Deadline: N/A
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