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Monitoring/Systems Centre Operations Manager (SCOM)

Monitoring/Systems Centre Operations Manager (SCOM)

  • Location(s): UK Wide
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Ref: R00TR00246
  • Closing Date: 25 April 2021
  • We're happy to consider flexible working approaches for this role

We need an experienced engineer to work on our large-scale Microsoft Systems Centre Operations Manager (SCOM) environment. You’ll be part of a team responsible for building bespoke monitoring solutions using SCOM and related tooling, ensuring they are fit for purpose and meet the needs of the business.

At Nationwide we openly put our 15 million members at the centre of every decision we make as a business. Every role, no matter what it’s doing, is member focused. Nationwide is investing £1.2b in IT transformation, so it’s never been a more exciting time to join. Building high performing teams plays a huge part in this transformation, which is why we need a skilled Senior Engineer to work within our Member Team.

If we receive a high volume of relevant applications, we may close the advert earlier than the advertised date, so please apply as soon as you can.

If we receive a high volume of relevant applications, we may close the advert earlier than the advertised date, so please apply as soon as you can.

What you’ll be doing

Working across Nationwide’s varied technical estate, as a SCOM Engineer you’ll be responsible for designing, building and supporting technical solutions in accordance to requirements of the business. Your knowledge of SCOM will be key to helping others develop, whilst you also learn about other technologies such as AppDynamics.

About you

We need somebody with the following:

• Experience of administering, building and supporting technical solutions within Microsoft Systems Centre Operations Manager (SCOM)
• An awareness of other monitoring tooling such as AppDynamics and Business Enterprise Server (BES).
• Ability to create custom scripts within common languages such as PowerShell
• Strong understanding of the development lifecycle and experience of working under Agile and DevOps methodologies
• Comfortable with peer reviews
• The ability to quickly learn and work with new tools
• Drive to continuously innovate and improve
• Strong written and verbal communication skills including status reporting
• Technical leadership and consultancy to senior stakeholders
• Drive to continuously innovate and improve

The extras you’ll get

There are all sorts of employee benefits available at Nationwide, including:
• A personal pension – if you put in 7% of your salary, we’ll top up by a further 16%
• Up to 2 days of paid volunteering a year
• Life assurance worth 8x your salary
• A great selection of additional benefits through our salary sacrifice scheme
• Access to an annual performance related bonus
• Access to training to help you develop and progress your career
• 25 days holiday
• London location allowance - £4,687 per annum

Why work at Nationwide

We’re a building society founded by ordinary people, our members, who came together to help each other get the most from their money, buy homes and save for their futures. For over 130 years, we’ve supported each other and our communities, and we’ve done the right thing for wider society too.

If you come to work here at Nationwide, you’ll be part of that. Part of something a bit different. And something really quite special. What’s more, we have a strong ethic of care for each other and our members. We recognise that our employees feel most appreciated when their thoughts and values are respected and considered. We’re committed to creating a culture that recognises and truly values our individual differences and identities.

So, if you’d like to be a part of an inclusive workplace where you can be yourself, where your talents are nurtured, and you feel empowered to contribute, then please apply and help us in building society, nationwide.

What to do next

If this role is for you, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button. You’ll need to attach your up to date CV and answer a few quick questions for us.

We respond to everyone, so we will be in contact shortly after the closing date to let you know the outcome of your application.

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