Network Engineer - Enterprise Systems Management

University of Southampton
From £29,799 to £36,613 per annum
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity for a technically skilled and motivated Network Engineer to join a talented team within an exceptional University.

Based in our Southampton City Centre office, you will be responsible for:

    Shaping, maintaining and developing enterprise Network and Unified Communications systems in line with our reputation as a world-leading UniversityProviding high-level technical support across our University-wide infrastructureWorking collaboratively with other teams and suppliers to achieve the highest quality in everything we do
The University of Southampton is renowned for innovation and enterprise. We are among the top 1% of world universities and the UK's top 20, with a strategy in place to secure a position in the top 10.

You will join The Network and Unified Communications Team, part of the Enterprise Systems Management team within iSolutions. We are proud of the high-quality systems we manage and are constantly looking to develop ourselves and the services we provide. We strive to help the University achieve its goals. We are looking for a confident and positive team member who can contribute to this ethos.

You will enjoy demonstrating resourcefulness, initiative and commitment to ownership of the work assigned to you. You will relish working to extremely high standards and be committed to achieving deadlines and customer satisfaction.

To be successful, you will also need:

    Knowledge and experience of enterprise-level data network switching, routing, wireless, firewall and DNS/DHCP solutionsAn in-depth technical understanding of data network technologies and protocolsThe ability to work with a calm, methodical approach under pressureExperience of Cisco networking solutions would be a distinct advantage
In addition, if you have professional skills in ANY of the areas on the following list, we are very interested in hearing from you:

    Palo Alto, Cisco, Juniper firewallsExtreme, HP networkingF5 Network Load BalancersCisco ISECisco Wireless ControllersCisco PrimeInfoblox DNS, IPAM, DHCPDatacenter switchingNagios, Solarwinds network monitoringSNMP and NetflowVMWare virtualisationEduroam
We offer excellent benefits including entry to a generous occupational pension scheme, 36 days holiday, staff discounts, and the opportunity to develop your career in a professional, friendly and caring working environment.

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form via the apply button below.
The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Sam Stubbs (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4046.
Please quote reference 908817JF-R on all correspondence.
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