IT Engineer

  • Location:
    Malvern, United Kingdom
  • Area of Interest
    Customer Experience
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

Text local helps over 165,000 businesses send up to 200 million messages per month. We know a thing or two about mobile messaging.

Here at Text local (part of the Cisco Group), our vision is to help organizations embrace mobile technologies so they can engage better with their customers in the digital world. With deployments in 60 countries, processing billions of digital touch points per month, we are a trusted vendor to blue-chip businesses around the world.

Organizations are faced with barriers and complexities when trying to improve customer engagement, and via multi-channel campaigning, streamlining operations and digital revenue generation we help to break down those barriers.

We are at the forefront of all that is hot in technology. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with some of the most innovative digital solutions on the market.

The successful candidate will join our expanding Operations team, to support our customers and internal stakeholders and help to drive the direction of future products and services.

Key responsibilities will be to

Maintaining and managing both AWS and non-AWS servers

Involved with deployments and other process-driven tasks

Report generation and supporting business services via SQL generation and ad hoc data queries

Liaise with internal and external suppliers providing services to Textlocal

Act as an escalation point for the L2 support team and to support the development team

Out of hours cover as part of an on-call rota

Required Skills

Good knowledge of Linux servers

Experience with containerisation and virtualisation

Experience with Amazon Web Services

At least 2 years MySQL/SQL experience

Attention to detail with risk-averse thought processes

Analytical and innovative approach to problem solving

Effective communication skills both verbally and written

Good team working skills, self-motivated with the ability to work under own initiative

Making good decisions backed up with strong evidence

Other desirable skills

Knowledge of PHP and or Java would be advantageous

Knowledge around web/SaaS online tools would be advantageous

Experience using tools such as ServiceNow, Salesforce and JIRA

Experience using WireShark

Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Requirements
The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco may require new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if the role requires business-related travel, meeting with customers/partners (including visiting third-party sites on behalf of Cisco), attending trade events, and Cisco office entry, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.