Network Architect


Northamptonshire Contract / 3 Months Ext

Our Client is looking for an experienced Network Security Architect to work a 3 – 6 month contract role in Northampton.
The Network Architect will be responsible to configure and trouble shoot Cisco LAN/ WAN connections, Cisco IOS VPN, Cisco Firewalls and Cisco switches.
The team members will handle monitoring and resolution of networking issues for our clients.

Key Responsibilities:
* Candidate will be responsible for analyzing, developing, interpreting and evaluating network system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams
* Liaise with other internal teams and vendors in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems and for issue resolution.
* Configure and install various network devices and services (e.g., routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers, VPN, QoS)
* Design & Implementation of LAN & WAN Infrastructure.
* Configuring/ Troubleshooting Routing protocols including but not limited to EIGRP, OSPF, BGP & layer 2 protocols
* Maximizes network performance by monitoring performance, troubleshooting network problems and outages
* Work within established configuration and change management policies to ensure awareness, approval and success of changes made to the network infrastructure
* Utilizes various network tools for monitoring and testing the network and associated devices
* Work with engineers regarding monitoring alerts and client issues
* Provide assistance to identify and troubleshoot Windows, mail delivery and network-related problems
* Provide weekend and off-hours support, as needed
* Conduct proactive systems maintenance for client servers
* Contact clients and internal staff about monitoring events as needed
* Manage outage communications with vendors/customers
* Maintain client security levels and confidentiality of information
* Input and manage tickets through our CRM system
* Generate documentation for processes in the GOC as needed
* Learn and follow company policies and procedures
* Perform in a fast paced, high volume environment
* Perform related tasks as required
* The above statements are intended only to describe the general nature of the job, and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of position responsibilities.

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Job Reference: JO-1810-141598


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Job Duration: 3 Months Ext

Job Start Date: 02/11/2018

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