Network Solutions Architect Job In Birmingham

Network Solutions Architect


  • £60000 - £80000 per annum
  • Posted: 19/06/2019
  • Birmingham
  • Job Ref: 809104898
  • Permanent

Job Details

Network Solutions Architect

My client is a leading secure IT Managed Service organisation with a current need to recruit a Network Solutions Architect.

The Network Design Architect will provide a technical expertise and support for the operation and the strategic development of the network estate and services for a Public Sector organisation in the West Midlands.

Your main responsibilities will be:

- Planning, development and testing of Change Requests with an understanding of business impact
- Provide 3rd/4th Line Technical Support both in and out of business hours
- Develop technical routines and instructions for Network Teams
- Delivering network solutions supported by the production of solution high and low level design documentation
- Lead and manage project
- Owning technical relationships with vendors
- Subject matter experts to support presales

The successful Solutions Architect must possess:

- Network design with strong experience working with routers, switches, LAN/WAN, DNS, Load balancers and firewalls (Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet and Aruba)
- Experience of designing, deploying, and supporting routing protocols such as BGP and OSPF and various VPN/Encryption technologies
- Working knowledge of monitoring tools such as SolarWinds, Nagios and CACTI
- Virtualisation (VMware) – NSX
- Storage and Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HPe, Dell)
- Strong communication skills for both customers and senior management

If this role is of interest, please APPLY or get in touch with Léa on 0121 230 9111