Specialist Network Designer - Telecoms - Blue chip background

London Permanent £60,000 - £72,500
  • Stakeholder engagement/management, High level communication required
  • Wireless Lan Security, Cisco, Aruba, LAN/WAN design

About Our Client

My client is looking for an experienced Network Designer with confidence and gravitas to engage with all areas of the business, through from Engineering up to Board level and C-Suite. With this organisation, you have the opportunity to work from one of their key hub sites, located across the UK. As an employer, this client is conscious of their staff needs and looks to support them at every turn. They are keen to develop skills and help support individuals through various training and development schemes.

Job Description

Specialist Network Designer - Telecoms - Blue chip background

As a Specialist Network Designer you will:

  • Focus on getting the basics right: ensure the network architecture and configuration produced works correctly, can be deployed smoothly, and matches to the code of standards
  • Put the customer first: work in a proactive manner to ensure you are the customers trusted advisor who is visible and accessible when the customer needs you.
  • Continually raise the bar: always look to simplify and enhance the service you can offer.
  • Commercially aware: understand the key priority for the customer and have awareness of the key account milestones that underpin success.
  • Lead large virtual teams on multiple large projects; delivering complex units of work.
  • Demonstrate clear expertise within multiple domains and have a deep programme level knowledge of the customer contract environment (end customers & deep network knowledge)

The Successful Applicant

Specialist Network Designer - Telecoms - Blue chip backgroundSkills required:

  • In depth experience of designing & deploying Cisco Wireless LAN solutions
  • Detailed knowledge and skills in Wireless LAN fundamentals such as RF planning and design
  • Experience of Wireless LAN security method design and implementation, for example 802.1x, PKI and Cisco ISE
  • Experience of designing & deploying IP networks
  • Understanding of the industry trends and future direction
  • May lead technical design output from level 1, 2, 3, or 4 designers and/or third party resources.
  • May lead a matrix team of technical experts.
  • Ability to support multiple customer domains across one or more technologies
  • Provides strong influence on senior stakeholders in terms of technical direction of platforms, which will influence commercial direction.
  • Able to deliver significant stakeholder influence to resolve problems. Expected to give technical guidance to others to help resolve issues outside of the domain of the role.
  • Provides thought leadership to senior internal stakeholders and customers regarding the overall future platform and/or customer solutions.
  • Acts as a point of contact for technical expertise to advise senior stakeholders, internal and external.

What's on Offer

Specialist Network Designer - Telecoms - Blue chip background



Offering excellent development and training opportunities for the right individual

David Turner
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+44 20 7269 2310

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Technology & Telecoms
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Consultant name
David Turner
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+44 20 7269 2310
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