LEAD NETWORK ENGINEER

Recruiter
Reed Technology
Location
Newport (Casnewydd)
Salary
£38k - £43500 pa
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Excellent opportunity for a Lead Network Engineer to embark on a new venture within the civil service based at my clients Newport site. If you have an appetite for delivering quality solutions and are passionate about developing skills, this is definitely the job for you. My client are currently embarking on an ambitious programme of business change and are completely refreshing how they support this technically. They are embracing Cloud Technology, developing both networking within the Cloud and securing their methods of connection. In order to meet the evolving needs of a new policy they are developing their remote working solutions, extending their WiFi services and providing secure LANs. In addition they are looking to develop their core LAN and WAN systems. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development of network technologies, advising on the technical specification and assisting with the development of Business Cases (if appropriate). They will deliver the technology road map, advise and inform colleagues on technical issues as part of the decision making process for technical direction and procurement of new systems. They will design, configure, optimise, monitor and maintain my clients LAN and WANs and be responsible for the delivery of all network solutions to the business. This is a lead role therefore they will be responsible for leading a team of Network Engineers (and will be expected to train / mentor any new Network Engineers). To be successful you will possess experience of the following: LAN, WAN and WiFi: switching, routing and secure (encrypted) comms - using Cisco products.Network security - Firewall Administration (Cisco ASA and Checkpoint); Cisco ISE. Experience of network management (Solarwinds). Sound knowledge of TCP/IP and routing protocols (notably BGP), you will also possess experience of working within a technical leadership role. Experience of Cloud networking skills (particularly Azure) would be of huge interest to my client. Unified Communications (Skype) and Cisco voice (CUCM) and a CCNP Routing & Switching certification would also be beneficial. Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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