Network and Infrastructure Manager

Recruiter
networx
Location
Leeds
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Network and Infrastructure ManagerLeeds, West Yorkshire£Competitive Salary and Bonus
The IT Network and Infrastructure Manager with our client will manage and control the installation, configuration, operation, maintenance, and development of the organisation’s hardware, software, and network infrastructure. This role will form a key component in the delivery of business services and on the journey to implementing the IT strategy and vision.
Responsibilities:
Network and infrastructure design, delivery, and management including; WAN, LAN, Wireless, and Voice.Physical and virtual server environment design, delivery, and management.Actively monitors and manages the network and infrastructure environment.Effectively resolves and manages issues.Plans and delivers network and infrastructure to meet business needs and provide a scalable environment for the business.Manages third party suppliers, partners, and service providers.Maintains up to date network topology and infrastructure topology documentation.Actively contributes to the CMDB.Fosters positive relationship with key business stakeholders and drives service engagement across the business.Delivers to the required service level agreements.Is responsible for network and infrastructure business continuity design, planning, and testing.Is a champion for continuous improvement and is able to effectively track and monitor KPIs to demonstrate positive improvement.Effectively contributes to Major Incident management, Problem management, and Change management within the operational environment.Works with business operations teams to ensure good coordination of IT changes without impacting the business.Maintains currency on new technologies and technical practices, and provides direction on what emerging IT technologies and methods should be introduced, integrated and assimilated within our client's IT
The Person:
The role requires an analytical, and logical approach to problem solving, good communication skills and the ability to operate both independently and as part of a team. When required, the IT Network and Infrastructure Manager will form part of the Major Incident and Problem Management taskforce.
Experience:
3+ years of experience within Networking on Infrastructure.Suitable track record in successfully managing suppliers and third-party providers to deliver mission critical activities and changes.Effective understanding appreciation of networking, infrastructure, and network security.Attainment of relevant certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, MCSA, VCP, etc.
Knowledge and Skills:
Exceptional knowledge and skills in the areas of networking, WAN, LAN, and Wireless.Great problem-solving skills.A passion for continuous improvement and development both personally and professionally.Strong IT acumen, including cross-domain knowledge.

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