Network Engineer (3rd Line) SC Cleared or eligible to take

Location
Whitehaven
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
13 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Ref
PCK392-217932
Contact
Rachel Shaw
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Permanent

Network Engineer (3rd Line) CCNA Certified - Whitehaven or Warrington - SC Cleared or Eligible

About the role

Capita, FTSE 100 and UKs Leading Business Process Outucer have an opportunity for a Network Engineer to join us on our client site in Whitehaven.

You will be part of a small team supporting an established secure networking environment, configuration; directing system installation; defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards. You will be required to maximize network performance by monitoring performance; troubleshooting network problems and outages; scheduling upgrades.

You will also be working in a fast-pace environment driving performance and reliability from the network on behalf of Capita's client. You will tackle challenging, unique situations every day and work with other functions of the support team as well as the client. You will be looked upon as a subject matter expert and advocate to fellow team members on making reliable technical decisions around supporting and deploying services and security that run some of our customer's business critical systems.

The successful candidate for this role will have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, experience in integrating multi technology platforms and brands of product, solid communication skills and a desire to tackle complex issues. Please note that we are ideally looking for candidates who hold or are eligible for SC clearance for this position.

About Capita | Managed Services

Capita Managed Services is part of Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.

We are the UK's leading IT transformation partner. Our secure IT services enable our clients to transform and deliver exceptional services whilst reducing cost.

Our services include; utility infrastructure, secure networks and applications management, right through to enterprise mobility services and managed desktop. With more than 1,000 security specialists; adept at operating in secure environments we are the experts at managing and protecting mission critical data and systems, whilst also transforming service.

We deliver a range of flexible ITIL accredited managed services for organisations across the public sector, including local authorities, central government bodies and the emergency services.

What you will do:

    • Maintain the current network
    • Meet with senior clients to determine their business requirements and design systems
    • Execute the projects to deliver systems, on time and within budget
    • Review clients' systems to keep them up-to-date with technological developments and their changing business requirements
    • Maintain a high level of technical proficiency within the technical teams.
    • Independently manage and develop the infrastructure within managed client sites
    • Take the lead on troubleshooting complex issues and providing conclusive solutions to these issues.

Your experience will include:

An in depth of knowledge in the following technologies

    • SC Cleared ideally or must be eligible to take
    • CCNA certified Essential
    • WAN - (MPLS/Leased Line/ADSL/ISDN) PSN an advantage
    • LAN (Cisco Core and Edge networking product sets)
    • Firewall - Checkpoint, Juniper and Cisco
    • Routers and switches
    • Networking essentials, Networking +, CCNA
    • CAT5/6, Fibre

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you a company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

What we hope you will do next

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