Junior Network Engineer Ref 6416

School/department:  IT Services  
Hours:  full time hours  - 36.5. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed Term (2 years)
Reference:  6416
Salary: starting at £30,497 to £34,304 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on:  24 August 2021.
Closing date: 17 September 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: tbc
Expected start date: As soon as possible


Job description

The University of Sussex has embarked on a digital transformation journey that will impact every member of our community.

Building on the University’s unique heritage and as part of our Sussex 2025 Strategic Framework, IT Services is embracing new technologies and fostering a culture of innovation. 

We are seeking an ambitious and enthusiastic Junior Network Engineer to support and promote best practice use of our network estate and essential services that benefit the experiences of our students.

As a visible team member, you will be working in a technically hands on capacity, proactively maintaining an extensive infrastructure, whist ensuring our customers achieve maximum benefits from our network. Being ambitious, collaborative and showing strong initiative will be key to success.

We are a community of over 18,000 students and 2,100 staff. Our beautiful green campus is situated on the edges of the South Downs National Park and within easy reach of the vibrant city of Brighton and Hove.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 6416 [PDF 187.25KB]

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

This role may be eligible for sponsorship. If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page for further information. If you want further advice on sponsorship eligibility please contact HRCompliance@sussex.ac.uk  


How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to profservicesrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.


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