IT Technician - Student Placement

  • Crownhill, Plymouth (PL6), PL6 5WS
  • £20,655 per annum

IT Technician (Student Placement)

Job title: IT Technician (Student Placement)

Location: Plymouth, South West, PL6 5WS

Closing date: 2019-02-18 00:00:00

Salary: £20,655 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week,flexible working, Job share, Part-time 

Job type: Full time, up to 12 months Fixed Term Contract 

It is an exciting time for HM Land Registry (HMLR) as we embark on a major transformation programme. HMLR's ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data. We are now looking for enthusiastic undergraduates to join a forward thinking organisation that recognises talent and encourages personal development. 


Our Business Strategy for 2017 to 2022 sets out our aims of: brilliant at the basics; a comprehensive Land Register; world-leading through Digital Street, our ground-breaking research and development project exploring how land registration might work in 2030; opening our data; expert people; and financially strong. 

HM Land Registry is a successful, high-performing, innovative organisation. For more than 150 years, we have protected and guaranteed people’s land and property rights by keeping and maintaining the Land Register for England and Wales. 


About the role: 

Joining us for a 12 month placement within our Digital, Data and Technology Directorate in the vibrant, waterfront city of Plymouth, you’ll have the opportunity to work across a number of different IT areas, developing your skills and experience. 

The Digital, Data and Technology Directorate is the in-house IT division for HMLR. Our teams are at the heart of HMLR’s move to more agile delivery of cutting-edge digital services while maintaining our excellent system availability to our customers 

About you: 

Experience of using databases, building and maintaining hardware and data and system security would be a benefit. Your main duties will include database administration; the installation, administration, management and maintenance of databases in support of HMLR business. This includes supporting our core casework systems. 

Currently engaged in a relevant (IT-related) degree programme, and looking for a placement year in industry. 

We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process: Changing and Improving; Working Together; Delivering at Pace. 

What will you get from us? 

A year tailored to meet your development needs and experience in a variety of different areas. We will work with you to ensure that you get the most out of your time working with us. We will support your development aspirations and offer flexibility in your working week, to enable you to achieve a positive work life balance. Benefits include 28.5 days annual leave plus public holidays and flexi leave. You will have flexible start and finish times and other extremely competitive benefits 

You may have experience of the following: IT Technician, IT Support Technician, Systems Administrator, Technical Support, Desktop Support, Network Administrator, Support Analyst, Helpdesk, 1st line support, 2nd line support, 3rd line support, Student, Graduate, Junior etc.

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