Job ID: 44647
Date Posted: Jan 13, 2020
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail Limited
Profession (Job Category): Information Technology
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time
Are you looking for opportunities to work on high profile rail projects and advanced technology alongside experts from the UK, Europe and Japan? Come and join the fastest growing rail business in the world!
As a global provider of total railway solutions, Hitachi Rail has a growing international presence and product range. We are leading the largest rail modernisation project in UK history and delivering the UK’s next generation of rolling stock. We are working to Inspire the Next – and this is your chance to be part of it.
Your new role
As an End User Computing Diagnostic Engineer, you’ll play a unique role in supporting our on train Test Engineers with their specialised testing equipment. Unlike other similar roles where you would be working form an office, in this role you will have the opportunity to travel across our depot network and work on trains! We’ll support you achieve your career goals, through providing access to a variety of training and development opportunities!
Specifically you will be responsible for building, maintaining and supporting our diagnostic laptop estate.
In this exciting new role you will:
Day to day management and support of HRE Diagnostic laptop Fleet.
Use the IT toolset to report and manage status of devices (SCCM, SNOW, Avecto, McAfee EPO)
Create builds and application packages using SCCM/WSUS
Work closely with train technicians to understand software configuration and usage
Documentation of builds, software versions and configuration
Coordination of application removal/deployment and update
Liaison with Business Engagement and business managers and process owners to ensure ongoing IT requirements are fully satisfied
Provision and support of localised diagnostic IT systems
Working closely with other IT Management team members to ensure HRE IT strategy and approach aligns to Maintenance requirements and adheres to HRE IT standards
Microsoft Back Office Systems (Active Directory / Exchange / SCCM)
Mobile Device Management (MobileIron)
Networking – DNS, DHCP, File sharing, Printing, LAN/WLAN
Endpoint protection – anti-virus, anti-malware (McAfee)
Why Hitachi Rail?
At Hitachi Rail you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues.
We offer a competitive salary and annual leave entitlement as well as a generous benefits package. This includes a pension scheme with contributions up to 9%, health insurance, and many more perks for you to choose from within a flexible plan that will meet your specific needs and lifestyle.