Network Manager

Network IT
£43000 - £47000/annum
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Network Manager is now sought by one of UK's leading research and educational institutions. This is a truly unique and challenging opportunity for an experienced network engineering professional, who would thrive on the challenge of establishing a dedicated network engineering and support function.

The Network Manager will play a key role in recruiting and shaping a dedicated team of network engineering professionals who will take immediate responsibility for multi site voice and data network with in excess of 20,000 network points, 2000 switches and 2000 wireless access points.

The Network Manager will be able to converse at a technical level, getting involved in technical solutions where required whilst also implementing best practice processes, leading projects, and managing a team of varying skill levels.

The Network Manager will also play a key role in future proofing the network infrastructure, investigating new solutions and by staying abreast of advancements within this field.

The Network Manager will have following skills and experience;

- Clear commercial experience gained within network engineering

- Team leadership / team management within a network engineering function

- A positive attitude and commercial mind set

- Strong technical appreciation of wired and wireless network solutions

- Ideally a knowledge of HP networking technologies (not essential)

The Network Manager will be offered a starting salary of £43,000 - £47,000 basic plus exceptional pension, annual leave and flexible benefits package. There are documented career progression programmes and flexible working is also offered.

Aside for technical and managerial experience the success of this role will be due to the passion and ambition of the role holder. This is truly an opportunity for someone to make their mark and build a best of breed network engineering function