ICT Information Systems Officer

South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue
Sheffield HQ with agile working
Grade 6 (£25,481 – £27,741)
07 Jun 2021
18 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen within our ICT team for an Information Systems Officer which will be based within our Headquarters in Sheffield.

ICT Information Systems Officer
FTC for 2 years
Salary: Grade 6 (£25,481 – £27,741)
Hours: Full Time - 37 Hours per week (Flexi Time)
Work Pattern: Mon – Fri
Location: Sheffield HQ with agile working

The post holder will be responsible for assisting the ICT section in developing innovative ICT solutions and systems to meet the needs of the organisation and to provide general support to members of the ICT section as required.

Duties will include:

  • Designing and developing SQL databases
  • Developing web based systems and apps using a variety of tools
  • Determining design methodologies and tool sets
  • Designing and conducting tests
  • Preparing documentation to provide guidance to users of systems
  • Providing technical advice and guidance to users
  • Assisting in the maintenance and support of specialised software packages

Key to this role is the ability to think laterally and solve complex problems logically and to work constructively as part of the wider ICT team. You will need extensive knowledge and understanding of Window client/server operating systems and in-depth knowledge of computer systems/networks and a range of software applications.

A minimum of 2 years experience in web/app programming and developing systems using JavaScript, PHP, AJAX, XML, SQL etc., and software installation and troubleshooting is essential.

You will need GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above or equivalent, a BS in Computer Science or related field, or significant equivalent experience.

Closing date for applications is 1200 hours on 18 June 2021. 
Interviews will be held week commencing 21 June 2021.


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button. You will be directed to our website to download the job information pack and application form.

No agencies please.