Complete Tech Limited Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, UK
Jan 21, 2017Full time
Network Consultant - based in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire Permanent, full-time £45,000 - £50,000 per annum + great benefits My client are an innovative Systems Integrator that specialise in Cyber-Secure infrastructure and cloud solutions for their customers in both the public and private sectors. Due to business expansion, they have a vacancy for an experienced Network Consultant to work within the technical operations team. Responsibilities: Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for: - Providing technical consultancy for customer solutions. - Provide 1st/2nd Line support (including Out of Hours On call rota). - Setup and configuration of networking hardware and software products. - Manage technical system delivery against project plans to ensure timely delivery project deliverables. - Translate project design documents into efficient, cost-effective solutions. - Responsible for production of network design and support documentation. - Demonstrate and maintain specialist knowledge and accreditations. - Report on emerging technologies and products - Act as mentor to the company's Junior Consultants and Sub-contractors working on their, or other, related customer projects. - Assist the sales process by providing pre-sales support within their specialist area for project bids where required. Key Skills: Suitable candidates will be able to demonstrate experience and knowledge in the following: - Strong knowledge of at least two of the following manufacturers equipment: - Cisco Systems, Juniper Networks, Extreme Networks, CheckPoint, Palo Alto, Meraki, Xirrus or Aruba. - Design and Support of LAN, WLAN, WAN and voice networks. - Identifying, diagnosing, and resolving network problems. - Providing daily operational support and system administration for clients' networks. - Ensuring that service level agreements are met. - Communicating and negotiating with users, specialists, other staff and suppliers. - Layer 2/3 configuration and routing protocols; VRF, OSPF, BGP, VRRP, HSRP etc. - Firewalls, NAT, PAT, Access Lists and VPN configuration. - Have a good technical network background and real world experience. - Experience with Storage and Virtualisation Solutions beneficial. Working hours will be 09:00 to 17:30 and the role will be based at their offices in Welwyn Garden City. Most of the work involved is UK based although some international travel may be required. They offer a comprehensive benefits package including private healthcare, contributory pension and a target-related bonus scheme. They also have an employee of the quarter award where the winner receives £150 Red Letter Day voucher. Due to Government customer requirements, they can only accept candidates that are British Citizens.