Unified Communications Network Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Newport
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
15 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Ref
50189800
Contact
Matthew Lochead
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract

Unified Communications Network Engineer

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Unified Communications Network Engineer on a 3 month initial contract based in Newport. The role will be directly responsible for:

  • Execution of Work packages for the project or programme
  • Hands on deployment of their UC & VTC technologies
  • Fault finding and problem solving
  • Supporting other enabling technologies, e.g. certificate services
  • Documenting areas of their responsibility, such that it can be reused and repeated

Education & skills

  • Educated within computer science or engineering related discipline.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in IP Telephony and VTC, specifically within Cisco and preferably Polycom
  • Any of the following qualifications would be highly advantageous: CCNA Video Telepresence CCNA Video Network
  • 5 years of communications systems management

Experience

  • Knowledge and administration of backend Video Conferencing platforms. (Cisco/Polycom etc)
  • High level of competence in the following: Cisco VOIP (CUCM), Cisco Unified Border Control Element (CUBE), Cisco Instant Messaging and Presence (IMP), Cisco video bridging infrastructure, and Cisco TelePresence
  • General knowledge of Unified Communications including integration of Cisco and Microsoft Exchange
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Lync/Skype for Business would be beneficial
  • Full understanding of network protocols within the TCP suite
  • Knowledge of SIP and H323 protocols
  • Knowledge of Voice Recording technologies and their support and operation
  • A understanding of basic routing/switching/QOS, firewalls and its potential impact on voice, video and web streaming network environments
  • Knowledge of telephony to radio integration would be advantageous
  • Self-motivated, outgoing personality and comfortable working within a busy team. Experience working with 3rd party suppliers
  • Ability to assist developing and present a business case to support the infusion of new technologies and automation to improve infrastructure performance
  • Excellence in preparing and delivering written and oral communications to achieve stated objectives
  • Ability to identify and sequence actions to achieve goals while mitigating possible risk
  • Demonstration by experience the ability to participate in all phases of a Technical development and delivery from initial requirements capture through to in-service operations.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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