Infrastructure Engineer (IT Security) - part time, job share and flexible working available

Plymouth, Devon
£27,130 per annum
26 Jan 2021
03 Feb 2021
Contract Type

It is an exciting time for HM Land Registry as we continue to embark on a major transformation programme. HMLR's ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data.

We are now looking for a Infrastructure Engineer (IT Security) to join our Digital, Data and Technology team to help us to achieve this.

You will join our award-winning Digital, Data and Technology Directorate which is the in-house IT division at the heart of the move to a digital, data-driven organisation with the ambition to provide our customers with cutting-edge digital services.

HM Land Registry's existing software systems and services form part of the critical national infrastructure, safeguarding land and property ownership valued at £7 trillion. This enables over £1 trillion worth of personal and commercial lending to be secured against property across England and Wales. You will be part of the IT Operations Practice, which is responsible for the performance and delivery of all technical infrastructure which underpins and supports the organisation.

Job description

The IT Security Team deliver a range of activities to support the implementation and compliance with HM Land Registry (HMLR) security policies. The team are responsible for the maintenance of information security controls across the organisation.

Duties will include providing technical support for IT Infrastructure and platforms, as part of a wider infrastructure engineering community; along with assisting in the planning and management of technical changes related to your IT Operations specialism. Within your role, you will be required to pro-actively support live services and take responsibility for the resolution of live incidents or escalation, as appropriate.

You will also take responsibility for assimilating and developing your own knowledge base, whilst keeping up to date with emerging technologies and sharing this across the wider infrastructure community. In addition, you will also maintain software to support and enhance the security operation and procedures for access definition recovery, including disaster procedures.


To meet the requirements of this role, you will have:

  • Experience in the use of Windows Server 2012 or newer version.
  • Experience in one of either:
    • Active Directory
    • Group Policy
    • NTFS Security
  • Technical information gathering, analysis and problem solving.
  • Evidence of high-level planning and managing technical change.
  • Effective communication skills, including ability to interact and build working relationships with engineers and other stakeholders


  • Holds a qualification in Information Technology or a related area (Degree Level or equivalent) or experience in an IT field.

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