Network Consultant

  • Job Reference: PR1763ISA
  • Date Posted: 21 March 2019
  • Recruiter: prosperIS
  • Location: Bridgend
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent benefits package, salary negotiable dependent on experience
  • Sector: Administration, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Ieuan Savage
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 029 2002 6336

Job Description

Job Title:  Network Consultant.
Location:  Bridgend.
Salary:  £40-45,000 per annum,  plus excellent benefits package.
Start Date:  April / May 2019.

*Due to the nature of the projects this role entails, all candidates must either have current SC clearance or be eligible to gain SC clearance.

We are currently working alongside one of the largest global technology and business services firms,  as they seek to find an experienced Network Consultant to join their Project Services Team here in South Wales.  Our customer requires a dedicated Networks Engineer to work in a dynamic and challenging working environment with a pedigree of networking excellence.  Are you looking for the responsibility of working with high profile clients across some of the world’s most exciting sectors?  Would you like to have the opportunity to work as part of one of the world’s largest IT organisations?  If so,  then please contact me for further details.

We anticipate that the successful applicant for this exciting new Network Consultant role will be responsible for the following tasks and responsibilities:
*the primary objectives of the role is to implement network changes that achieve a high level of client satisfaction, delivering on time,  within budget and to a high standard.
*you will install network and security devices,  configure and troubleshoot any issues resulting from changes on commercial and secure clients in their data centres and client sites.
*you will be comfortable working on your own initiative,  liaising with change requests to achieve client deadlines and demonstrate client facing,  customer service skills.
*this opportunity can offer a career progression pathway towards a Senior Network Engineer role involved with more complex projects and new business transitions,  as well as contributing to the network design.

We also believe that the successful applicant will have the following skills,  knowledge and experience:
*you will familiar with and demonstrate subject matter expertise in relation to Switches,  Routers,  Firewalls,  Change Control,  both in terms of implementation and documentation.
*ideally relevant qualifications and / or commercial experience in relation to the above.
*LAN/WAN / Firewalls / CCNA.
*experienced in Telecommunications implementation.
*advanced Cisco IOS skills & experience.
*you should be able to evidence recent experience of implementing changes on a range of LAN/ WAN and Firewall devices using Change Control processes.
*strong familiarity with a wide range of Firewall vendors (Cisco ASA, Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto, McAfee).
*strong understanding of TCP/IP, sub-netting, IP address allocation & management.
*strong understanding of ITIL and change management methodology.
*WAN installation / migration experience.
*you will demonstrate a solid grounding in change control,  high standards,  time self-management and excellent communication skills.

Should you feel that you possess the skills,  knowledge and experience to succeed within this exceptional opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Network Consultant within a dynamic organisation, then please contact us for further information and details.

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