Digital Development Officer

Kendal, Cumbria, England
£23111 - £25463 per annum
05 Jun 2018
03 Jul 2018
Bluetown Online
IT, IT Support
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Digital Development Officer

Location: Kendal, Cumbria

Salary: £23,111 to £25,463 per annum

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent (37 hours per week), Flexi-time Scheme

Closing date: Monday 25 June 2018

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 5 July 2018

The Council is looking to recruit an experienced Digital Development Officer to join their Shared ICT Service.

As part of a newly formed team, the Digital Development Officers will be multi-skilled officers able to work flexibly across the service to meet demand and service priorities. They will be capable of configuring, implementing and supporting business areas during the roll-out of new technology solutions, as directed by the Digital Development Lead.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible investigation of faults within their functional area using appropriate diagnostic tools and techniques and seek guidance on their resolution as necessary
  • Contribute in their functional area, to prioritising and promptly diagnosing incidents and problems in accordance with agreed procedures, escalating if unresolved or requiring specialist or managerial direction
  • Contribute to the delivery of an annual work programme for their functional area
  • Manage and monitor progress and performance against the annual work programme
  • Operate within change control procedures in their functional area
  • Contribute to producing high quality information to support system design and the user experience, taking into account the required standards, methods and tools within their functional area
  • Work flexibly across the service to meet demand and service priorities
  • Manage and provide project management support to a range of ICT and ICT-related projects, as required
  • Provide service desk support and infrastructure support as required
  • Liaise with services to innovate in their use of technology
  • Provide training and support for the roll out of new systems

The successful candidate will:

  • Be experienced in supporting, implementing and developing a range of Microsoft technologies and will have experience of reviewing and improving business processes.
  • Have previous experience of supporting or managing projects following the Prince 2 methodology, have a good knowledge of general ICT professional service practice and support service practice and dealing with internal customers.
  • Have high degree of ICT Literacy, with a determination and ability to apply ICT solutions to the improvement of business processes.

The Council will be the employing authority, with travel between the two locations in Kendal and Penrith as required.

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with experience of Digital Learning Officer, Digital Development Officer, Digital Learning Developer, Head of Digital Learning and Computer Science, Digital Training Executive, Digital Development Coach, Digital Training Consultant, Digital development Consultant, Software Engineer, Software, Developer, Digital learning Consultant may also be considered for this role.