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ICT Consultant

Nexus Associates (part of the Flywheel IT Services Group) are a leading, privately owned provider of ICT design, consultancy and implementation services.

Highly regarded in our field, we want the best people to come work with us and deliver an exemplary experience on the projects we are involved in.

You will be joining a company that has been at the forefront of designing and delivering high-quality ICT in schools for over 15 years, that are tailored to each and every unique scenario.

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: 

  • switch infrastructures, 
  • 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 ideal location for this role would be around North East London.

All Consultants at Nexus Associates have an education background.

Therefore, we are really interested in speaking with school Network Managers, IT Managers/IT Directors or Senior IT Technicians and Engineers that are looking for their next step up in their career journey.

The role will require the successful candidate 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, often requiring the output to be captured in reports and specification documents.

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.

They 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.

They 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. 

Desirable Skills: 

  • ICT infrastructure solution design: Core and edge switch infrastructure, Wireless infrastructure, Telephone systems
  • 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 be provided to you? 

You will get 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.

You will get to experience a broad range of industries as you will interface with professionals from Architects, Construction, Engineering, Educational and Technology backgrounds blending into a delivery team to meet their aspirations.  

They will provide you with a salary, car allowance, work related expenses, and wider benefits that underpin the importance of their 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.

They will also provide regular technical updates on products from leading industry vendors. 

How to Apply 

To apply please click on the link provided and you will be redirected to the company’s website to complete your application. 

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £32k - 60k per year + Car allowance and great benefits
  • Location: London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
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  • Reference: FWIT11
  • Posted: 2020-11-06 13:59:52 -

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