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Systems Support and Developer

£35,397 + benefits


Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) is a self-regulatory body that works in partnership with the internet service providers, telecommunications companies, mobile operators, software providers, the police, Government and the public to minimise the availability of online criminal content within remit.

We are seeking an organised, flexible candidate with strong system support and development skills, able to work to deadlines and work in a confidential environment. Reporting to the IT Manager you will be providing all round system support and development to support the organisation in enabling a smooth and effective technical team. You must have 4 -5 years’ experience of using and manipulating a variety of server-side technologies using PHP, .NET, C#, Python, Java and ASP. You will also need a strong understanding of using MySQL, MS SQL and MariaDB. You will also be proficient using hosted platforms, such as AWS and Azure as well as internet technologies such as TCP/IP, DNS and web hosting. Also the ability to work in software development methodologies such as Scrum, Agile and RAD.

Starting salary £35,397.00 pa plus benefits. Salary increases are dependent upon satisfactory appraisals.

Further information about this position including full job description/person specification and how to apply can be found below.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

The role will involve viewing of illegal child sexual abuse images. All applicants will be subject to enhanced DBS checks prior to confirmation of employment. 

Closing date for applications is Friday 25 January 2019. Formal Interview to take place on Thursday 7 February 2019. Personal Interview to take place on Friday 15 February 2019.

We welcome applications regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, disability, or age. All applications will be considered solely on merit.

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