IT Infrastructure Officer

Salary:  £35,308 - £43,155 per annum, Grade 7

Contract type



Full time 

About the role

This is an exciting new role within an IT Team providing a wide range of IT services to academic and administrative staff in locations in central Oxford in support of cutting-edge research and world class teaching. Reporting to the IT Manager, you will be responsible for developing, delivering and supporting the technologies which underpin our services. There will be the opportunity for hybrid working (i.e. on-site and remote working) with this role.

The IT Infrastructure Officer will be responsible for the management, deployment, and maintenance of IT infrastructure in the Faculty of History, the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages and the Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics, within the Humanities Division. This is a new role, looking to focus on convergence of existing technologies and creation of shared services across the faculties supporting both teaching, long-term research projects, as well as day-to-day operations.

This role is responsible for managing IT infrastructure systems, and managing all faculty computers on Linux, Windows and Mac platforms. The role also includes being part of the local IT team providing day-to-day IT support. This is a full-time, permanent role.

The successful candidate will also become a member of the Humanities IT team in which you will learn from, and collaborate with other team members. You will also benefit from the opportunity to undertake industry-recognised training and pursue your own continual personal development.

The duties and skills required are described in further detail in the job description.

Application process

This is a re-advertisement – previous applicants need not apply.

For your online application, you will be required to upload your CV and a supporting statement, which explains how you meet the selection criteria for the post, using examples of your skills and experience.

As part of your application you will be asked to provide details of two referees and indicate whether we can contact them now.

For further details, please refer to the How to apply section of the job description. Any further enquires may be directed to

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 14 July 2023. Only applications received before this time can be considered.

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Thursday 20 July 2023.

Please quote Vacancy ID 166465 on all correspondence.

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