Infrastructure Support Team Leader
21st August 2019
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Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Would you like to build and lead a team responsible for the installation and configuration of a wide variety of Engineering software applications and their infrastructure? We currently have a vacancy for an Infrastructure Support Team Leader based at our BAE Systems site in Warton.
The Engineering Systems Competency Centre (ESCC) within IM&T (Information Management & Technology) is looking to expand its existing application infrastructure capability and build a team that will undertake the installation, configuration and management of multiple Engineering application environments, controlling their configuration, documenting build processes and installation documentation, whilst working with vendors who provide the configuration.
Within this role you will be hands-on as well leading a team consisting of several specialists providing infrastructure support for installing and configuring complex multi-tier applications
Your main responsibilities as an Infrastructure Support Team Leader will involve:
-Supporting the installation and configuration of many engineering applications (on both Windows and Unix environments)
-Providing technical expertise to new needs from the Engineering businesses
-Building, installing and configuring several key Engineering applications (e.g. CATIA, PLM)
-Providing support to the ESCC software development team on tools such as Jira, Git, Jenkins, Collaborator, Enterprise Architect, Mantis, Bugzilla and UNIX support
-Development and configuration of ESCC (Engineering Systems Competency Centre) application toolset capability
-Providing High Performance Computing (HPC) application installation and support
-Installation and/or setup of relational databases (e.g. Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL)
-Hosting of several Jira instances used throughout both IM&T and the wider Engineering businesses
Your skills and qualifications as an Infrastructure Support Team Leader
-Degree or equivalent in STEM subject
-Extensive working knowledge of a variety of IT environments
-Experience of installing and configuring complex IT software applications
-Experience of either Windows or Unix application installation and configuration
-Familiarity with the Attlassian suite (Jira, Confluence etc.)
-Knowledge and experience of ITIL
What we're looking for in you:
You will have good interpersonal, people management skills and the ability to provide solutions to complex problems. You will be self-motivated and have the ability to communicate complex technical issues to a wide range of stakeholders within the business. You will have experience of working on application software architectures.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
BAE Systems Air
BAE Systems Air brings together the company's international capabilities and expertise to respond to customers' current and future requirements, and compete for international export and collaborative opportunities. In the UK, BAE Systems Air has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk.
BAE Systems Air has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services. Training is a key enabler to delivering military capability, and at BAE Systems we bring together our expertise in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions into a powerful combination for our military customers around the world.
Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to provide our customers with the capabilities and intelligence that really matters.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
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