Job Opportunities

Atomwide often has openings as we are a growing company. We are always pleased to hear from people who would like to work with us, so we have included a list below of some of the jobs we may have on offer.

If you are interested in applying for any of these types of positions please email jobs@atomwide.com a full CV, along with a covering letter explaining your suitability for the role and your salary expectations (in light of your current salary). These job descriptions are subject to periodic review and amendment as necessary. No agencies thank you.

Junior Technical Support Engineer

An excellent opportunity for someone looking to start a career in IT. Atomwide are a renowned managed services provider based in the South East. As part of the AdEPT Technology Group, they provide IT solutions into thousands of organisations across the UK including schools, hospitals, businesses, the government and more. Our services include our own intellectual property including authentication, web filtering and email filtering.

We are looking for a new Junior Technical Support Engineer to join our vibrant team, learn our product portfolio, and work as part of our leading supporting team to ensure our customers are getting the most from our technology. Experience is not essential , expert training is provided and you will get hands on experience in online security, networking, servers, firewall configuration, data handling, communications and cloud services amongst others.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Fluent English
  • General IT knowledge and understanding
  • Capable of working independently with limited oversight
  • Must be a team player

Desired Skills:

  • Additional languages to support our multi-national customer-base
  • UK Driver’s license
  • Experience working on a help desk

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to jobs@atomwide.com

Frontend Web Developer (South East London/North West Kent)

You will be joining a profitable market leading organisation who are looking for an experienced Frontend Web Developer to build, implement and maintain functional programs. You will work with a small team of Developers and Project/Product Managers throughout the software development life cycle.

You will need the following technical skills:

  • Strong skills in HTML, CSS & Bootstrap (v3 or 4)
  • Strong skills in JavaScript and experience of at least one of the following – Knockout, React.js, Vue.js
  • Web service consumption (JSON/XML)
  • Experience of AJAX
  • Source/version control (preferably Git)

Experience of the following would be beneficial but not essential:

  • JavaScript testing frameworks
  • Mobile App development in React Native
  • Working in the education/local government sector

Developers are expected to:

  • Deliver clean, efficient and tested/bug-free code based on specifications
  • Have a high attention to detail
  • Possess good verbal and written communication skills
  • Be resourceful with a troubleshooting aptitude
  • Work solo or in a team

In addition to the core role of coding, you will also be required to:

  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing applications
  • Validate requirements provided by project/product managers/management to confirm their viability from a UI perspective
  • Create and maintain UI related technical documentation for reference at the end of projects
  • Contribute to the on-going development of the team’s technical processes

Atomwide is an award-winning UK-based technology company operating in the managed service sector, specialising in broadband-deliverable Information Technology and Information and Communication Technology solutions for the public and private sector. A chief technology partner to the largest education network in Europe, it constructs and manages Wide Area Networks (WANs) and creates and delivers ISP-level services.

Employees are very much valued at Atomwide - we offer flexible working hours and have many long-standing employees, some with over 10 or 15 years of service. Owning our own intellectual property, we are a fast moving, successful, growing and customer focused driven business. During August 2017 we joined the AIM listed AdEPT Technology Group of companies.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to jobs@atomwide.com

.NET Software Developer (South East London/North West Kent)

You will be joining a profitable market leading organisation who are looking for an experienced Software Developer to build, implement and maintain functional programs. You will work with a small team of Developers and Project/Product Managers throughout the software development life cycle.

You will need the following technical skills:

  • Both Microsoft ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core, using C# or VB
  • Relational databases – moderate/strong Microsoft SQL Server skills, some exposure to Postgres & MySQL welcomed
  • Web service consumption – some experience of consuming SOAP, JSON, RESTful services
  • Source/version control (preferably Git)
  • ORM - Entity Framework and/or Dapper
  • OO Design Patterns – SOLID etc
  • TDD

Experience of the following would be beneficial but not essential:

  • Front-end web technologies – HTML, CSS, Bootstrap and some JavaScript knowledge
  • Authentication technologies such as SAML & OAuth
  • IP Telephony/VoIP
  • Appreciation of DPA/GDPR legislation
  • Working in the education/local government sector

Software Developers are expected to:

  • Deliver clean, efficient and tested/bug-free code based on specifications
  • Have a high attention to detail
  • Possess good verbal and written communication skills
  • Be resourceful with a troubleshooting aptitude
  • Work solo or in a team

In addition to the core role of coding, you will also be required to:

  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software
  • Validate software requirements provided by project/product managers/management to confirm their viability
  • Create and maintain technical documentation for reference at the end of projects
  • Contribute to the on-going development of the team’s technical processes

Atomwide is an award-winning UK-based technology company operating in the managed service sector, specialising in broadband-deliverable Information Technology and Information and Communication Technology solutions for the public and private sector. A chief technology partner to the largest education network in Europe, it constructs and manages Wide Area Networks (WANs) and creates and delivers ISP-level services.

Employees are very much valued at Atomwide - we offer flexible working hours and have many long-standing employees, some with over 10 or 15 years of service. Owning our own intellectual property, we are a fast moving, successful, growing and customer focused driven business. During August 2017 we joined the AIM listed AdEPT Technology Group of companies.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to jobs@atomwide.com

Field Installation Engineer

Full Time : 52 weeks per year : 40 hour working week

Atomwide is a successful, friendly IT company specialising in providing managed ICT services within the education sector. We have over 3,000 schools in our growing customer base and are looking for a Field Installation Engineer to join our installation team.

Key Tasks

  • Installation of VoIP, CCTV and WiFi systems within a school environment
  • Installation of new and extending existing data cabling infrastructures
  • Installation of Audio Visual equipment with a school, HE and FE environment
  • Conducting site surveys, providing detailed written reports of your findings

Desired Skills

  • Ability to organise and prioritise workloads
  • Personable and 'work with’ attitude
  • Ability to work upon own initiative
  • Excellent communication skills (both written & verbal)
  • Creative and strong problem-solving skills
  • Show a good attention to detail
  • Be driven, motivated and enthusiastic
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Customer focussed
  • Full UK driving licence

Experience

You will need to be able to demonstrate working experience along with in-depth knowledge of at least 3 of the following technologies:

  • Networking technology including firewalls, switching and routing
  • Cisco VOIP systems
  • Managed Wi-Fi systems preferably Cisco and/or Meraki
  • IP CCTV systems
  • Cat5e / Cat6a / Fibre Cabling techniques including Installation, Termination & Testing
  • AV equipment such as IWB’s, projectors and touchscreen TV’s

Department

Installation Team, reporting directly to Head of Support.

Location

This is a field based position but some time will be spent at our Orpington office assisting the Service Desk team.

Benefits

  • Excellent base salary based upon experience
  • 45p per mile business expenses
  • Overtime pay

Other

A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check (previously CRB check) is required for this role as you will be involved with schools.

School-based IT Support Technician

Full Time : 52 weeks per year : 40 hour working week

The position is school-based during term time, while during school holidays it will be based at Atomwide’s Orpington offices but include on-site installation work.

The successful applicant will be responsible for providing day-to-day IT support for a number of schools anticipated to be up to three (principally primary). In general, one day per term week will be spent at each school the remaining days would be as a support technician based in Atomwide’s Orpington offices. All schools will be located inside the M25, and typically within 15 miles of Atomwide’s Orpington offices.

Job obligations

  • Maintain each school’s network, including management of daily backups, anti-virus tools and software licences.
  • Handle file, application and hardware maintenance plus related support tasks as required by the school’s policies and as instructed by local staff.
  • Manage and maintain the school’s LGfL 2.0 WAN connection, and act as a Nominated Contact for the school.
  • Act as a liaison between the senior management team of the school and Atomwide.

Skill set

Demonstrate an understanding of:

  • Microsoft Windows operating systems and their use in a local area network environment.
  • Cisco and D-Link networking technology.

Demonstrate an ability to:

  • Interact with both Atomwide staff and school staff, whether technical or non-technical, in an approachable way.
  • Realise opportunities to improve the day to day running of a schools network and enhance the school staff user experience through the use of both new and existing technologies.

IT Network & Server Engineer

Would you like to work for a leading privately owned technology company? We require an IT Network & Server Engineer to work on the design, implementation and support of network infrastructure including firewalls, routers and switches.

Experience

You will be able to demonstrate an in depth knowledge of at least 3 of the following technologies:

  • Cisco networking technology
    • Security (Firewalls, VPN, IPS)
    • Switching, routing
    • Routers
  • Big IP F5 load balancing technology
  • Cisco VOIP systems
  • HP Blade server & SAN technology

It would also be helpful to have a broad understanding of the following technologies:

  • Microsoft Server
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • Microsoft SQL

Role

  • Design, implementation and support of network infrastructure including firewalls, routers and switches
  • Policy creation, management and documentation regarding remote user connectivity (VPNs, VPN tunnels)
  • Configuration/setup, maintenance and troubleshooting of servers
  • Application and operating system tuning, troubleshooting, and maintenance
  • Participation in infrastructure and capacity planning
  • Installation of new Networking Equipment and Servers
  • Recommendation and implementation of modifications to the server environment, including troubleshooting and replacement of faulty system hardware
  • Performance of routine server updates/patching and software deployments
  • Provision of solutions and working closely with helpdesk support staff to support day to day activities
  • Excellent problem solving ability and time management practices
  • Ability to quickly understand and evaluate new technologies as required
  • Good written and verbal communication skills