|Job Ref:||204753329||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Contract||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Cheshire||City:||Chester||Address:||Salary:||£16.00 - £20.00/hour||Post Date:||07/10/2016 03:53|
My client, a local authority, is currently looking for an IT Network Architect in Cheshire for an initial 3 month contract with a good possibility of extension.|
My client is actively seeking a highly skilled and motivated Network Architect to join an existing Architecture services team for an 3 month initial engagement with likely further extensions.
The local authority has a number of initiatives underway that need to be underpinned by improved LAN and WAN network infrastructure (resilience, reliability and capacity).
The services operate over an outsourced MPLS network provided by Updata and multiple user security zones are routed using VRFs.
Currently all IT services including Internet are served via a single owned data centre although this is under review.
LAN services are provided by the implementation of Cisco LAN switching hardware with VLANs and VRF providing security separation between different user groups.
LAN switching provides connectivity for the Cisco Enterprise Wifi Access Points which are a mix of g, n, and ac
There is an increasing use of Wi-Fi across the enterprise. This is driven through a mix of managed and unmanaged devices (BYOD) including citizen access at libraries and other public buildings.
My client have adopted "cloud first" and "Microsoft First" strategies which will need to be underpinned by improvements to their current internet connectivity from resilience and performance perspective. Experience of Hybrid Cloud solutions using MS Azure or cloud brokering services would be a distinct NA of Janet and PSN networks is highly desirable as is previous local government exposure.
To be successful in this role you will be expected to work collaboratively with solutions, domain and enterprise architects as well as architecture teams from the external service providers.
If you are interested please call Andy at Service Care Solutions on (Apply online only) or email