Network Specialist/Network Administrator

Big Red Recruitment Ltd
£29800 - £34400 pa + DOE Pen, DIS, 5w hols
05 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This market leading global organisation is seeking a Network Specialist/Network Administrator to join them as they continue to grow. The role provides the opportunity to build and expand your hands on experience and skills within networking, working on several critical projects that will certainly interest those with a solid networking background. Role: Network Specialist/Network Administrator Salary: GBP29,800 to GBP34,400 (DOE) plus excellent package (5 weeks holiday + bank holiday, pension, death in service Location: Tamworth, West Midlands - commutable from Sutton Coldfield, Nuneaton, Hinckley, Lichfield, Burton-upon-Trent, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Birmingham, Coventry, Solihull, Walsall, Derby, Cannock, Stafford, Leicester, Loughborough The ideal individual will have hands on experience of switches, routers and firewalls. A qualification in networking would be beneficial but isnt a requirement as long as the individual has proven networking experience. The responsibilities for the Network Specialist/Network Administrator role include: - Monitoring, support and maintenance of the networks for the corporate and regional offices - Answering support calls at 2nd/3rd line level and escalating to 4th line if the problem cant be resolved - Liaising with external suppliers as well as various levels of people within the organisation - Coordinating and leading national projects, including network deployment in new regional centres and IPv upgrades The following experience is required: - A general knowledge of a wide range of IT systems is required. - Excellent customer service and problem determination skills - Installation, maintenance and configuration of routers, firewalls, switches - Knowledge of WAN technologies such as MPLS and LANs - Experience of patching and installation of structured cabling - Supplier/contractor management. The following are desirable: - Experience working with Cisco, Juniper, Fortinet, Motorola and HP hardware is desirable - Confidence to suggest improvements or changes to those proposed The role is based at the busy Tamworth office which is easily commutable from Lichfield, Burton-on-Trent, Birmingham, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield, Nuneaton, Leicester, Coventry, Loughborough, Leamington Spa, Warwick, Stafford, Derby, and surrounding areas. Role: Network Specialist/Network Administrator Salary: £29,800- £34000 Location: Tamworth Big Red is a specialist IT recruitment partner working on this campaign on an exclusive basis with interview dates booked for August. This is a fantastic opportunity, if you would like to be considered, please apply through the link! network administrator, network specialist, network engineer, 2nd/3rd line network, network support, firewalls, routers, switches, CCNA, CCNP,
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