Cisco Network Analyst

30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you ready for your next Networking adventure?

We have over 1,750 stores operating in over 10 countries and more than 80 domiciliary partnerships in the UK, boasting over 17,000 staff worldwide and over 2,000 support staff globally. We are a revolutionary, dynamic, family run business, continuing to go from strength to strength and proud of it. We have a strong IT function that can deliver projects with passion and enthusiasm. But that's not all; we work hard, are always up for a challenge and take change in our stride. We now have an exciting opportunity for a Cisco Network Analyst to join our team based in Whiteley, Hampshire.

Due to growth within our networking team, we have a fantastic opportunity for a Network Analyst (Cisco) to join our Global IT Service Delivery team. The position is a technically focused role that is responsible for the maintenance, troubleshooting and operation of the Specsavers IT network.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the maintenance and support of Specsavers IT Network and Security systems within the global estate including:
    • Cisco Switching and routing

  • Cisco Wireless network management

Check Point and Barracuda Firewall configuration and management
Blue Coat Web Proxy configuration and management
Riverbed WAN optimization
Global Enterprise level WAN and LAN infrastructure support
WAN and LAN Security

Essential Skills

  • Excellent level understanding of network infrastructure (LAN/WAN and WLAN) routing protocols, hardware (switches, routers, access points, WLCs) and software (Cisco IOS etc).

Excellent level understanding of network security, best practices, appliances and policies
Good understanding of WAN Optimisation
CCNA Certified

If you are have strong knowledge of Cisco and Check point and are looking to develop your technical knowledge and experience, apply today to continue your technology journey with Specsavers. We offer you a challenging position with excellent opportunities and a great remuneration package including performance and profit share bonus, healthcare, life assurance and dental cover.

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