Network Lead

Ref No. 23196
Wales - Cardiff
Posted 23 May 2022


Salary: £50,000 - £55,000

Employment: Permanent

Job description

Our global client is looking for an experienced Network Engineer for a Lead position, ideally based near Cardiff (they're main UK site) 

If you have a versatile Network Support skill set with a mix of Cisco, LAN/WAN support, Data Network Infrastructure technologies and Azure Hybrid Networking we'd love to hear from you. 

A big part of the work is outsourced to a third party so a lot of this role will be liaising with them to keep on top of the project work being carried out. 

Duties will include: 

  • Providing solutions architecture in coordination with IT Operations Leader
  • Technical leadership of third party vendors for network related issues
  • Creating technical roadmaps in assigned area
  • Coordinating and prioritizing all escalated activities, including testing, and implementation of system upgrades, enhancements, and bug fixes
  • Management of all site primary and secondary connections

Ideal skills mix: 

  • Experience of designing, building, securing and supporting Enterprise LAN and WAN solutions.
  • Advanced network monitoring and troubleshooting techniques.
  • Strong understanding of Data Network infrastructure technologies (such as MPLS/DWDM/Frame Relay/ISDN/xDSL).
  • Experience with Palo Alto firewall systems.
  • Experience with Cisco switches.
  • Previous experience in an ITIL or managed services environment.
  • Understanding of audit processes, procedures, external compliance standards/regulations and IT internal control frameworks / structures.
  • Experience with Azure Hybrid networking.

If this sounds of interest please apply now for further details, thanks! 

Your consultant

Phil Dancey

Principal Consultant

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