Posted on Aug 1, 2019 by CV-Library
We are continuing to grow and expand, particularly following our appointment to the Crown Commercial Services RM 6103 framework and are recruiting people who have the skills and experience of working in a technical solutions development role ideally in one of the following areas:
Wireless network solutions,
Server and storage with virtualisation technologies or
End-user device refresh cycles.
In this role the successful candidate will work from home, when not attending meetings at client/project sites.
The role will require the successful candidates to work alongside construction partners, design team members, school teams and a range of other stakeholders, providing expert technical and functional advice on a range of ICT areas as below, often requiring the output to be captured in reports and specification documents:
ICT building impact
ICT Strategy for schools
Passive & Active
Apple, Android and Microsoft client solutions
Mobile Device Management
Project Management of ICT solutions
Government compliant procurement
Desktop application (MS Office / Visio / Project / Sketchup)
IT processes such as ITIL/FITS
The above list is not exhaustive, we don’t expect you to have experience in all areas. Support, training and development will be provided to the right candidates provide you the additional skills and expertise needed to fully take on this exiting role.
When you are not onsite or at meetings, you will be required to work from home to complete activities as required to meet project deadlines. We provide the ability for flexible working around project commitments.
You will have proven skills in a wide range of Information and Communication Technologies and be willing to develop your skills as industry changes dictate. We are looking for an individual who is self-disciplined, a self-starter and who is happy to take the initiative when given the opportunity and ask for support when needed. We need someone who is:
Able to demonstrate design competency in a wide range of infrastructure technologies
Presentable, personable and confident working with a wide range of people
Ability to communicate confidently, with a wide range of stakeholders
Able to organise themselves and their tasks
Attention to detail
Effective time management
Able to work individually, as well as in a team
You will hold a full UK driving licence with access to a car.
ICT infrastructure solution design:
Core and edge switch infrastructure:
Educational experience – previous role as a schools Network Manager having gone through a new build/refurbishment programme
Previous experience in a consultancy or IT pre-sales role
CSCS/ECS/SSTS construction qualifications
What will we provide you?
We will give you a unique opportunity to work in an exciting role with a tangible impact on the technology deployed in schools to support learning. This role will suit someone who has been working as a technical consultant, senior engineer, ICT technician or Network Manager and wishes to broaden their skills, ideally with knowledge of the education sector. Working for Nexus Associates you will get to experience a broad range of industries as we interface with professionals from Architects, Construction, Engineering, Educational and Technology backgrounds blending into a delivery team to meet our client’s aspirations.
We will provide you with a salary, car allowance, work related expenses, and wider benefits that underpin the importance of our staff. You will receive training to receive accreditations to allow you to work visit and support our work on construction sites. This will include a suite of training and development to provide you with the competencies to undertake the role and coordinate installations on live construction sites including SMSTS, ECS card, manual handling and first aid as a minimum. We will also provide regular technical updates on products from leading industry vendors.
At Nexus we consult on a broad spectrum of technologies including:
Smart building technologies
Large-scale audio-visual design
Integrated security systems
Converged communications infrastructures
Cloud based technologies
Servers and storage
End user devices
Our work in education allows us to give young people access to leading edge technology, which is fundamental to their education and their lives within the modern world.
Nexus Associates is a responsible and inclusive employer. All applications for employment are assessed purely on merit, against the capabilities and competencies required for the role. Nexus Associates fully complies with the Equality Act 2010 and does not discriminate on any basis, including: gender, ethnic origin, race, faith or sexual orientation. The wellbeing and safety of our people is key for us. Our culture is one of zero-harm, encouraging a healthy work-life balance and supporting positive mental health. The successful applicant will be required to complete a DBS check