|Job Ref:||204784184||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Contract||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Cheltenham||Address:||Post Code:||GL50||Salary:||£NEG Pension,Life Assurace,generous holiday||Post Date:||13/10/2016 03:40|
Network Manager - Cheltenham with some travel to London.|
A global financial software provider based is looking for an experienced Network Manager for their offices in Cheltenham for a global organisation that is investing significantly into the global network estate.
In this Network Manager role you will support large scale LAN/Wan environments (50+ WAN sites & 1000+ nodes) and support/diagnose IP based network issues. As the Network Manager you will work with all business units globally who are technical and non-technical.
The Network Manager will have the opportunity to utilise your strong understanding of all networking technologies - e.g. Ethernet, bridging and spanning tree, routing protocols (BGP, OSPF), TCP, UDP, FTP, firewall technologies (PIX, Netscreen, Fortigate, SRX), load balancing technologies (Radware Appdirector/Alteon), WAN technologies and IPTEL technologies. The suitable Network Manager for this role will have a good understanding of IT security fundamentals and the ability to manage Internet connected Firewalls with large and complex rule sets.
The Network Manager will have the opportunity to define and enhance Network Security strategies and will need to have an excellent understanding of LAN-based packet analysing products as well as a good understanding of http/https and other web based protocols.
As well as these technical skills and abilities the Network Manager will need to have a proven ability to diagnose and resolve complex network issues, have analytical and problem solving ability and the ability to make a broad range of critical decisions and have demonstrable team lead experience.
It would be advantageous if you have...
* Previous experience in a similar financial organization(s).
* Exposure to market data systems and multicast data delivery.
* Previous experience of managing a team across multiple regions
* Previous experience in a global role or team.
We are more than happy to discuss full details of the salary on offer as part of your application. The organisation recognises and rewards hard work with a great benefits package. On top of a good remuneration package they offer a generous holiday allowance, pension scheme, life assurance and income protection cover plus a performance related bonus. They also provide plenty of other perks to including a casual dress code, vibrant open workspaces with areas to relax, table tennis; plus free fruit every day. And every Friday the drinks are on them!
If you are interested in this permanent Network Manager role please submit your CV today for consideration.