Infrastructure Project Technical Architect (Telecoms)
Be part of something exciting. Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of one of the big five IT and business process firms in the world? We are recruiting for an Infrastructure Telecoms Technical Architect with Network Automation experience and preferably also with Next-Gen technology, to join our team responsible for design work across a wide client base in sectors such as Energy and Utilities and local Government as well as other commercial and public sector clients.
This role can be based attached to any of the following offices; Birmingham, Castle Donnington, Melrose, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester or Liverpool. There will be some (fully expensed) travel to client sites, and other CGI offices as required. Work/life balance is very important to us and we try to make sure that any travel away from base office is minimised and we also offer flexibility for home working when project work allows.
Your future duties and responsibilities
As an Infrastructure Telecoms Technical Architect you will be an SME in telecommunications, able to define, validate and provide cost solutions for projects and bids for customer requirements. Daily responsibilities could include creating design documentation (Low Level Design-LLD, High Level Design-HLD), cost estimates, bids, pre-sales support and best practice documentation on the network element of designs, transitions and implementations.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
You must offer demonstrable and in-depth expertise in network design, particularly across IT infrastructure environments. Previous design experience of LAN, WAN and broad experience on a range of Firewalls (including Cisco, Fortigate, CheckPoint and Palo Alto) are critical.
You should be able to demonstrate a career history compromising the following
• Strong familiarity and subject matter expertise in relation to Switches, Routers, Firewalls, Change Control, Implementation
This role has SC clearance as mandatory due to the nature of the work. To apply, you must be willing and able to undergo the UK's vetting process. Non-UK nationals applying for vacancies where a security clearance is a mandatory requirement, i.e. applicants must meet the UK's 5 year residency criteria in order for their application to be considered. Any person unable to meet these requirements should not apply.
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