Head of Networks

Networkers MSB
£50k - £55k pa + Car Allowance,Bonus
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a proactive, self-motivated and personable individual who will be responsible for the design, architecture and overall performance of the LAN, Wireless, and WAN within the EMEA region. This exciting opportunity has come about due to a recent transition to a fully managed service provider and this role will look to shape the future of the organisation, services and technology. You will need to have strong technical network skills you will be looking to step up in to a lead role and deliver organisational change You will be ensuring the LAN/WLAN and WAN services are delivered though out the UK/EMEA region covering levels of service, security, performance, continuity and compliance. You will manage Service Delivery and support partners, demonstrating full accountability for global network services across the EMEA Region. While collaborating with users,vendors and other technical staff members on P1 and P2 incidents delivering service changing enhancements and improvements. You will need to be actively maintaining an awareness of industry trends and technical opportunities whilst assessing their viability for use within the business. you will also Provide effective management and adherence to global standards in management of problems, availability, configuration, release and change processes. Initiate remedial action as required with the appropriate Global Service Delivery teams. Continually analyse the environment's capabilities against known and forecasted demands. Identify potential gaps or shortfalls before they impact service delivery and implement appropriate work-around and long term solutions. Essential skills & Experience - Expertise in data network engineering practices, design/ planning/ implementation - Hands-on expertise in managing enterprise WAN architecture and technology - Ability to analyse, diagnose and resolve complex problems. - Experience and expertise in: - Team transformation and organisational change - Technical team leadership and guidance - Working in an outsource environment with remote engineers and teams - Working in multi-cultural global environment - Working in Global Corporation with associated processes and standards - The role holder will hold a current CCNP Cisco Qualification In return a salary of up to £55,000 is on offer, Plus car allowance (5k), bonus and other excellent benefits. Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc. Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.
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