Network and Communications Team Lead

Recruiter
Harvey Nash plc
Location
Hull
Salary
£40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Harvey Nash have been exclusively engaged by the University of Hull to source and secure an experienced Network and Communications Team Lead to join their IT department.

The successful Network and Communications Team Lead will join the organisation in a period of change and transformation and will be accountable for supporting, improving and transforming the way that IT is used across the University.

You will be responsible for leading and evolving a team of technical analysts through a period of evolution. The Network and Communications department are currently responsible for providing expertise in all aspects of the University's wired networks (both Local Area Networks and Wide Area Networks), wireless networks, unified communications and telephony.

You will be accountable for maintaining a customer-centric culture across the Network and Communications team as well as the wider IT department. You will also be accountable for embedding best practice processes as well as taking control of delivery on SLA's.

Key skills and experience:
*Must be able to demonstrate the ability to lead and support an evolving team of technical analysts.
*Strong working knowledge of HP technology from a physical network perspective, given that the University are looking to migrate from a HP house to Cisco over the next couple of years any knowledge of Cisco would also be advantageous.
*Knowledge of the following Network Services - DNS, DHCP, 802.1x, load balancing, firewalls etc.
*Exposure to telephony service, ideally VoIP would be beneficial.
*Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Network and Communications Team Lead to join a prestigious organisation going through a significant period of change and transformation, for further information and to apply for this role please contact Joanne Beacon on 01132028900 or