Network Architect

Titel: Network Architect
Vertragsart: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Gehalt/Honorar: £500 - £650 per day
Beginn: ASAP
Laufzeit: 12 months
Ref: RH1309_1550250737
Name des Kontakts: Robert Hiza
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Veröffentlicht am: seit 3 Monaten


**Network Architect - London - Contract**

This role will be looking for a Network Architect working on a large scale integration programme, focusing on implementing Azure and other cloud based technologies. They are looking for people that have come from a customer facing technical environment, and that have worked with technical subject matter experts.

The role will be expected to deliver on the following:

  • Design, development and maintenance of TCP/IP infrastructure technology solutions
  • Contribute to architecture solutions and strategy relating to specialised area of responsibility
  • Provide specialised technical resource to key project initiatives, e.g. Datacentre strategy.
  • Provide primary or secondary support to resolve customer/service issues or problems relating to the network infrastructure.
  • Proactively monitor and manage the technology associated with specialised area of responsibility
  • Provide direct or indirect advice and guidance, in specialised area, in support of business areas as required.
  • Deliver continuous improvement and ensure that customer satisfaction is achieved.
  • Promote the interests of Group Technology within its subsidiary companies.
  • Gain knowledge on emerging tools, techniques and technologies.

The job-holder will be required to have a high level of technical skills, relating to the TCP/IP physical and logical network infrastructure solutions; including

  • Experience of design and implementation of network components within Azure cloud.
  • Experience of F5 load balancers both on-prem and in the cloud.
  • Core Cisco infrastructure solutions, LAN and WAN
  • TCP/IP Networking; Switching, routing, VLANs, Spanning Tree, OSPF
  • High Availability and recovery solutions, VRRP, HSRP, GSLB, DNS
  • Network Connectivity, Carrier solutions, Internet
  • Boundary controls, Checkpoint F/W, ACLs, IDS/IPS
  • Ability to present complicated technical information appropriately to business and technical stakeholders including architecture governance to enable informed decisions.
  • A focus on delivery will be key along with great attention to detail and the ability to prioritise tasks according to business focus.
  • You will be able to manage your own performance, complete tasks reliably, and act proactively to understand client needs and identify solutions.
  • The ability to work well within a team and also as an individual when required is essential.
  • Excellent documentation and presentation skills are a must.