Ref: 9028374_1665648304

Network Architect

England

Job description

Network Architect

9028374_1665648304

Network Architect

12 Month Contract

Outside IR35.

Fully Remote.

Required skills:

* 3+ years' experience as a network architect
* Proven ability to deliver architectures that incorporate high availability, operations supportability and scalability
* Demonstrate experience designing network architectures in one or more of the following:

* DC Networking
* WAN (MPLS, DMVPN or SDWAN)
* LAN
* Wireless
* Network Segmentation
* Hybrid Cloud networking

Desirable skills:

* Extensive network knowledge and experience in Enterprise network systems
* Experience in working across delivery methodologies
* Proven ability to deliver architectures that incorporate high availability, operations supportability and scalability - technology life cycle perspective
* Expert-level background working with Cisco and Juniper switches and routers, monitoring solutions, load balancers, packet shapers, wireless solutions, system, and operational management solutions
* Experience working with Cisco technologies and Data Center Networks Design, Set up and/or operations
* Experience in SDWAN architectures, Network Automation, Fabric design, Hybrid Cloud Deployments, AWS networking and security
* Experience in delivering transformation designs and working in a multi-partner environment
* Extensive knowledge of BGP and MPLS
* Experience of working with Cyber and Compliance teams to deliver technical solutions for standards and policy frameworks

Key responsibilities & duties include:

* Works with the lead architect and performs a full range of complex network designs encompassing multiple technologies and technology layers within a single, enterprise network
* Provides High Level Design documentation, jointly delivers low level design with the delivery team
* Performs post design support to include installation, configuration and tier III, O&M support for both enterprise and field deployed systems including local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and system level aspect
* Designs network redundancy for backup connectivity
* Provides escalation and support to engineering for critical business issues
* Designs for IPV4 environments
* Designs management, monitoring and support systems for Networks