Senior IT Network Specialist - Core Networking / SDWan

Surrey Permanent £55,000 - £70,000
  • Network Design, architecture, design authority
  • SDWan, LAN, CISCO Switches, BGP, Automatic tunneling, Multi-site

About Our Client

My client is a global provider of food products to a number of enterprise organisations within the fast food and restaurant industry. This role will be based in the UK, offering hybrid and flexible working as well as some travel to EMEA & APAC.

Job Description

Senior IT Network Specialist - Core Networking / SDWanKey Responsibilities

  • Creates concepts to ensure highly available connectivity (LAN, WAN, WLAN) including VPNs, active carrier management and supports the roll-out accordingly
  • Actively drives the evaluation, procurement and deployment of network components and services for all European entities
  • Operates and optimises communications networks and services; monitors the functionality and capacity of networks and network services; provides availability statistics
  • Administers access authorisations, identifiers, addresses and directories for network operation and network services
  • Implements and updates processes for operation of communication services, maintains technical plans and documentation in the area of responsibility
  • Locates and eliminates faulty states in networks and services; initiates measures to minimise susceptibility to faults and increase service quality
  • Performs performance and capacity analysis to monitor network capacity and utilisation
  • Maintains a technical inventory of all installed and stored network components (hardware and software) and network services
  • Supports the European entities in the implementation of the service and support portfolio in the area of connectivity
  • Participates actively in projects with focus on IT connectivity and infrastructure aspects, working with the global team Second level support in the area of connectivity

The Successful Applicant

Senior IT Network Specialist - Core Networking / SDWanRequired Skills

  • Sound knowledge in various network and firewall components, Mobile Devices and VPN Experience with SD-WAN technology, VoIP , ideally PKI Team player, good communication skills, pragmatic and focused way of working Service and customer oriented
  • Experienced in supporting medium or large international Businesses, in a heterogenic environment
  • Sound knowledge in the administration of Active Directory
  • Sound knowledge in Microsoft Office systems and tools, continuously inform yourself about new technologies and think in a future-oriented way
  • Good English and German language skills (an advantage but not essential)

What's on Offer

Senior IT Network Specialist - Core Networking / SDWan

  • Office & Production environment
  • Business travel up to 20%


Offering a competitive package + Bonus and Pension to the successful candidate. Excellent exposure to a broad, multi-site network across the globe.Manufacturing and Production

David Turner
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+44 20 7269 2310

Job summary

Industrial / Manufacturing
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Consultant name
David Turner
Consultant phone
+44 20 7269 2310
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