IM%26T Practitioner

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Location:Cumbria

IM&T Practitioner

Would you like a varied role that involves providing day-to-day support and the ability to influence long-term strategic direction? We currently have a vacancy for an IM&T Practitioner at our site in Barrow In Furness.

As an IM&T Practitioner, you will be building strong relationships across different functions in order to lead and manage the administration of the standalone IT infrastructure within a new facility. You will be supporting the wider IT team within Process and Governance to support all the Information Security and Assurance within the Facility.

This role will provide you with a broad and rich variety of projects to get involved with building on networks working across multiple functions, you would be working with state-of-the-art technology supporting the Dreadnought programme.

Your main responsibilities as a IM&T Practitioner will involve:

Leading the administration of a VM ware virtual environment

Building and rolling out of physical and virtual servers and work stations

Leading the Information Assurance and Security activities for the facility

Patching and updates via WSUS configuration and administration

System back-ups and restore (utilizing Veeam)
Database Administration
Your skills and qualifications:
Essential skills

Degree in a related discipline, or equivalent experience

Either significant experience or qualifications in VMware

Virtualisation experience

Significant experience working within Windows server domain

Knowledge or exposure to Information Security and Assurance

Stakeholder management experience

Significant background working in an IT environment

What we're looking for in you:

You will have strong communication skills with the ability to engage with stakeholders at all levels both internally and externally. You will be a proactive individual that has the ability to work well within a team of 15 and under your own initiative.

Location: Barrow in Furness

Salary: Competitive

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

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.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

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.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.

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