Job Description

Network Architect - SC Cleared

Role summary:

We are currently working with a large global IT services business who are looking for Network Architects to join their dynamic bid team. You will work closely with the Sales and Offerings teams to produce bid collateral on a wide variety of bids and tenders which vary in size and complexity. Working alongside a team of dedicated professionals, you will be driven to provide better, faster, more effective solutions.

Key tasks/Responsibilities:
*Work with the bid team to design solutions that meet or exceed the customer requirements.
*Present solutions to senior management and customers.
*Take ownership of HLD/LLD components for specific network components of the overall solution.
*Ensure the designs produced are fit for purpose and are capable of being put through Design Approval Board (DAB).
*Provide input into reports, when required, to the customer and Lead Network Architect
*Liaise with and assist with managing 3rd parties and their technical deliverables
*Provide impact assessments on customer and internal Change Requests

Background/experience required:

*Demonstrable experience in proposing and utilizing technologies from Juniper, Cisco and Brocade.
*Professional accreditation.
*Previous experience working in a bid team.
*Firewalls specifically Juniper SRX range, and Cisco ASA Next Generation.
*SVI/RVI design and configuration.
*SNMPv3, Syslog, NTP design and configuration.
*AAA design and configuration.
*VRF and VLAN design and configuration.
*Remote Access solutions i.e. Cisco AnyConnect, Pulse Secure.
*Passive infrastructure - i.e. OM3 fibre, 62.5 /50 micron, fibre termination types


*DV Clearance.
*Juniper JNCIS-ENT accreditation.
*Cisco CCNP/CCDP accreditation.
*DNS and IPAM knowledge.
*Design of network within virtualized infrastructure.
*VMware NSX.
*Active Directory/DHCP services.
*Encryption devices, CAPs assured products such as Catapan.
*DWDM services.
*Network Management toolsets.

-Competitive basic salary (disclosed on application) benefits
- The opportunity to work within a world class global leading organisation

Apply today if you are the right individual for this exciting opportunity.

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