IT Engineer

Salary Details:
Circa £39,000 + benefits
Careers Site Advertising End Date:
31 Jan 2019
About The Role

Here at Thatcham Research we are looking for a talented IT Project Engineer to join us on a full time, permanent basis.

Previous experience working on various IT projects is a must however, due to the diverse nature of projects, we will be pleased to consider candidates from a range of backgrounds, who have expert knowledge in one of the following disciplines; DevOps, Cloud Computing, RedHat based Linux distributions, Windows Server, VMware and Configuration Management Tools e.g. Ansible

If this sounds like you and you’re looking for a new opportunity where you will be encouraged to take the technical lead in projects and manage IT infrastructure, then we want to hear from you.

As an IT Project Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Leading and managing technical projects from scope to implementation
  • Providing and maintaining clear system / service documentation
  • Updating and securing Thatcham’s intellectual property, including customer and member data
  • Managing change control, including SLAs, risk and information security
  • Providing knowledge and support to the technical support team where required

As an IT Project Engineer your skills and experience will include:

  • Experience working within an IT department supporting services / systems like; RedHat based Linux distributions, Windows Server, SANs, Cloud Computing
  • Experience of managing and delivering IT projects, including achieving any service level agreements (SLAs)
  • Experience deploying and managing cloud applications
  • Experience in complex software implementations, automation and deployments

Location: Thatcham, Berkshire

Salary: Circa £39,000, dependent on skills and experience + competitive benefits package

About Thatcham Research

At the cutting edge of automotive research in the UK, Thatcham Research has a unique role in shaping the design of new vehicles and influencing ever higher standards of safety, security and repairability.

With an on-site Crash Laboratory, Repair Technology Centre, Training Academy and Crime Lab, our research expertise is driving some of the very latest automotive developments in technology, materials and standards in this fast moving and highly technical industry.

Thatcham Research is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.


Thatcham Research
Colthrop Way, Thatcham
Berks, RG19 4NR, UK
Phone: +44 (0)1635 868855


Company Number: 967763
VAT Number: 199 0313 48
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