|Job Ref:||204661223||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Reigate||Address:||Post Code:||RH2||Salary:||£75000 - £80000/annum Car & Bonus||Post Date:||11/10/2016 08:56|
Are you a skilled Senior Network Solutions Architect then could this be the ideal next role for you?|
About the role
The Solutions architect has a key position within the Commercial Team, responsible for the design and pricing of often complex, large-scale Network services to Local Authorities in the UK. The projects are characterised by their complexity and by their long sales cycles and it is therefore paramount that customer requirements are analysed in detail and that suitable technical solutions developed to satisfy not only the technical specification but also within increasingly constrained fiscal environments. The role will be based in Updata's Reigate offices although some flexibility is possible for the right candidate. The Solutions architect is required to understand large scale IT operations to be able to advocate how solutions will support the overall IT strategy in an IT organisation.
About Capita | Updata
Capita Updata 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 provide a range of networking and connectivity services to public and private sector clients and have a reputation for excellent service combined with an innovative approach to achieving best value for its clients. We have a strong reputation across the public sector as a provider of IT networks that help schools, councils and health bodies deliver improved services.
What you will do:
* Pre-sales:- Assist Sales, Technical discussions with customers that are internally within Capita and Local Authorities around their WAN and LAN strategy and Updata managed service offerings.
* Design of WAN/MPLS and LAN networks
* Design and pricing of Enterprise services, Voice, Web/email Filtering, remote access, LAN, security platforms, load balancing
* Input into tenders
* Project handover documentation
Your experience will include:
* Previous Pre-sales experience in a network solutions environment
* Hands-on experience of, WAN technologies, LAN technologies.
* Strong Commercial awareness for pricing
* Technical leadership and guidance
* Professional certifications that are from Cisco, would be CCDE or CCDP with demonstrable experience in technical leadership
* Experience in Local Government or large enterprises and outsourcing managed service providers
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 23 day's holiday, discretionary annual bonus, company car or allowance, 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.
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