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Network Services Lead

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    Up to £0.00 per annum + £55,000 plus benefits

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    James Peck

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    27 days ago

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    James Peck

Network Services Lead - Bradford - £55,000

The Bridge IT are partnering with a leading financial organisation in Bradford to recruit a Senior Network Services Lead focusing on Security.

Within this role you will lead and develop a team, providing design and delivery of voice/data network platforms across the organisation. You will join a likeminded team in within a high-functioning Technology Infrastructure function with plans to grow their capabilities in the next 12-18 months.

What Youll Do

Provide technical direction, leadership and expertise for delivery and support of Network data, security and telephony infrastructure and services across the organisation.
Collaborate with Technology Architecture and drive the architecture and design of current and future Network Services infrastructure
Develop and manage the Network infrastructure roadmap to ensure products and services are maintained, upgraded and replaced in accordance with the product lifecycle
Act as a technical escalation for the network services team, taking ownership of incidents, problems, project delivery and support issues to ensure service availability, capacity and performance
Lead supplier relationships, liaise with service management teams and communicate with stakeholders to deliver technical solutions, service improvements and to deliver robust and compliant platforms and solutions

Skills Required
Proven track record in the effective leadership of a team of highly skilled Network, Security and Telephony specialists
Demonstrable technical leadership and direction to drive business outcomes and develop wider Network Engineering capability
Ability to clearly articulate complex technical subjects and present solutions to senior level management
Understanding of outsourcing methodologies and operating models and expertise in managing complex contracts and Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
Excellent working knowledge of network, security and telephony technologies such as:
F5 load balancing and Application Delivery Controllers
Checkpoint and Cisco firewalls
Site to site VPNs
Remote access services
Forecepoint proxy Servers
on load balancing