Network Automation Designer, 70k - 80k, London

London (Greater)
£70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Automation Designer, 60k - 80k, London

My client are a leading financial institution and going through a global technology transformation across their infrastructure estate. The transformation is one of the flagship projects for the organisation a large amount of investment is being made and driven from board level within the company. The company are looking to maximise the use and potential of automation and as such are building a brand new team within the network space specifically tailored to network automation design.

They are looking for a new hire in this new team for a candidate with a strong network engineering background and a good level of hands on experience with network automation and tooling. You will work closely with developers and the core network team to understand requirements, integrate change and work across the network estate to introduce new network automation designs and tools. You will get the flexibility to work with cutting edge SDN and automation tools and from your previous experience with these technologies, play a key part in driving new ideas and designing the automation to meet both the business and current network teams' requirements.

This role promises to be an exciting position for the successful candidate as it is a brand new position for the team and the start of what will be an exciting journey for the company and its technology.

Key Requirements
  • Strong Network Engineering Background (Routing, Switching, Firewalls, Load Balancing)
  • Experience using Network Automation tools (Puppet/Chef/Ansible)
  • Hands on scripting experience and an ability to work alongside developers (Python/Bash/Perl)
  • Appreciation or Experience with one or more of the following: (Openstack/Openshift/AWS/Software Defined Networking/ VMware)

If you feel you meet these requirements and would like to find out more about this role please send a copy of your CV or call on 0207 997 1168 for more information. Your application will be held in strict confidence and your CV will not be forwarded on without a prior detailed conversation about the role and company and your express permission.

Allegis Group Limited and Aston Carter Limited operate Employment Businesses and Agencies and are companies within the Allegis Group Inc. group of companies, the fourth largest staffing company in the world, (collectively referred to as the "Allegis Group"). TEKsystems and Aerotek are divisions of Allegis Group Limited. Applicant data will be treated in accordance with the Allegis Group's Privacy Notice By submitting personal data to any company or division within the Allegis Group, the applicant is providing explicit consent to the use of such data by the Allegis Group and to the transfer of such data to and from the Allegis Group companies within the UK, Europe and outside the European Economic Area in connection with the fulfilment of the applicant's voluntary requests, and the fulfilment of other job opportunities that match the applicant's profile, and confirms that they may be contacted about such job opportunities.
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