The Angel, Greater London

Competitive + benefits

Permanent, Full-time

919

About the organisation

Dogs Trust, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, has an income of over £90 million. The Trust, which cares for around 15,0... Read more

Job Description

Are you flexible and resilient with proven experience in successfully delivering IT Infrastructure in an IT operations department?  Are you able to plan and deliver your own work to set targets and timelines successfully?

We are recruiting for an IT Infrastructure Team Leader to successfully deliver an excellent technical service and the provision of robust solutions to ensure a high infrastructure availability to over 90 Dogs Trust locations, travelling where required. 

Dogs Trust is the largest dog welfare charity in the UK with a nationwide network of rehoming centres and charity shops. Last year, Dogs Trust centres cared for over 15,000 dogs; we never put a healthy dog down.

The IT Infrastructure and Support team provide excellent services across all IT systems and equipment to ensure the organisation can be successful in achieving its mission and goals. This will be achieved by reducing complexity and ensuring an effective and secure infrastructure exists to support the development of services and technology. 

The successful applicant will proactively record, review and design the infrastructure to agreed standard and methodologies, monitoring systems and problem solving any degradation of service to deliver an infrastructure that is designed around the needs and aims of Dogs Trust, as well as creating a supportive environment where the Infrastructure staff can feel supported and their opinions valued and where the Helpdesk team can be confident passing issues across and be part of the solution provided.

To be successful in this role you will have an in depth understanding of IT Services (Networks, Infrastructure, Azure), with a broad range of technical infrastructure knowledge and awareness of emerging technologies.  You will have experience of identifying, managing, and mitigating risks and issues, with proven success in working closely with business representatives to fully understand and document requirements, managing expectations and negotiating requirements.   

To apply for this position please click the APPLY NOW button. Our application process requires you submit a CV and a cover letter explaining your interest and suitability for the role.