Senior Operations Engineer at Department for Education, Remote/Home, 9 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • 1882 Connemara Dr, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
  • Feb 23, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Contract Term: 9 months

Contracting Authority: Dfe – OFSTED

Location: Remote - London

Are you an experienced Operations Engineer? Do you have extensive SQL experience? Do you have windows servers experience? Dfe – OFSTED are looking for a Senior Operations Engineer on an interim basis.

Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you’ve never met and solve problems you didn’t even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we’re here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of Civil Service roles.

As Senior Business Analyst you will: 

  • Take a lead role in managing incidents ensuring incident resolution is within specified targets.
  • Lead on SQL Server maintenance and activities. Ensuring best practice is being adhered to at all times. Working closely with suppliers and help with the transition into the cloud.
  • Provide SQL support and change management, implementing approved changes ensuring security models are maintained.
  • Manage service improvement activities, in line with Ofsted business and user priorities. Work alongside project teams to establish the best way forward.
  • Ensure all authorised changes to the ICT Infrastructure follow prescribed Ofsted governance such as the change advisory board (CAB). Co-ordinate and resource approved changes.
  • Ensure maintenance schedules are met and resourced.
  • Keep skills and expertise up to date and develop expertise in new systems as required to ensure continuous safe delivery of services.

You’ll have:

  • Extensive SQL knowledge,
  • Windows Server knowledge


Nice to have:

  • Cloud Services experience – Azure