Application & Deployment Engineer

University of Reading
December 07, 2022
Offerd Salary:£32,348 - £42,155
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Job reference: SRF42427-R

Location: Whiteknights Reading UK

Closing date: 07/12/2022

Job live date: 15/11/2022

Salary: £32,348 - £42,155

Employment type: PM-ALC

Department: Digital Technology Services

Division: Service Delivery & Operations

Hours per week: 35.00

Employment Basis/Type: Full Time, Permanent

The University of Reading is seeking to appoint an Application & Deployment Engineer to further grow our Application & Deployment capability. Responsible for the packaging of applications for staff and students, this role joins a team dedicated to ensuring that staff and students alike have easy access to applications they require for teaching and learning.

The team has undergone huge expansion over the past 3 years, allowing us to focus on the student and staff experience when launching applications.

On a day to day basis you will be packaging applications for delivery to our end users through AppsAnywhere (Cloud Paging), SCCM and InTune. This role has wide reaching communications with staff outside of the Digital Technology Service, to ensure that applications are packaged, tested and ready for use in teaching and learning.​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​For detailed description of the role and responsibilities, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification (JDPS) link at the bottom of this advert.

You should have

  • Application packaging experience in at least one of the following; AppsAnywhere, SCCM and InTune
  • Exceptional communication skills for a wide audience range
  • The ability to work under pressure at times of high workload
  • High attention to detail
  • Interview Date: TBC

    Informal contact details

    Alternative informal contact details

    Contact role:

    Academic & Research Computing Manager

    Contact role:

    Lead Application & Deployment Engineer

    Contact name:

    Aaron Kingsbury

    Contact name:

    Huw Wright

    Contact email:

    Contact email:

    ​​​​​​​Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. By reference to the applicable SOC code for this role, sponsorship may be possible under the Skilled Worker Route. Applicants should ensure that they are able to meet the points requirement under the PBS. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.

    ​​​​​​​The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, supports the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and the Race Equality Charter, and is a Diversity Champion for Stonewall, the leading LGBT+ rights organisation. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.

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