Network Architect x3 (Up to £90k)

Job Title: Network Architect x3 (Up to £90k)
Job Reference: LI123

Location: London
Job Type: Permanent

Salary:
£70000 - £90000 per annum
Sector: IT

Posted 9 days ago

Network Architect – London (Canary Wharf)

£70 – 90k PA + great benefits up to £130k package

Are you passionate about Network Architecture?

We are just as passionate to speak to you.

We here at Jenrick IT are currently collaborating with a market leading nationally recognised Financial Services company who are looking to expand their staff within their London office and hire highly experienced Network Architects. The environment is dynamic and financially rewarding. This opportunity has gained a lot of interest already with some interviews already taken place. 

Do you want to be part of this ever growing company?

A passionate and driven Architect is desired with knowledge of the financial sector to join this ever rapidly growing company. 

Job requirements:

• Substantial experience of network architecture in financial services organisations or
Government / regulatory bodies, engaged in large scale change, assisting business and
Technical teams with translating the network strategy and roadmap, acting as the
Technical Design Authority for Networks.
• Substantial experience providing network architecture and technical design
documentation for programmes of change
• Substantial experience in delivering technical strategies and roadmaps, assisting
technology transformation and innovation in line with the changing technical
landscape
• Certified CCIE/CCDE/JNCIE/VCDX6-NV/AWS Solution Architect
Professional/GCP Cloud Architect, TOGAF with demonstrable equivalent relevant
knowledge
• Strong knowledge of Data Centres Designs with special focus on IP Networks,
Security and Application Delivery Solutions
• Strong knowledge of security particularly within the network space (NGFW, IPS/IDS,
DDoS, NAC etc), and Next Generation Firewalls (e.g. Palo Alto, Checkpoint,
Fortinet, Cisco Firepower)
• Strong end to end knowledge of Network, Security and Application delivery
• Proven project and commercial understanding of delivering projects within tight time
scales and budgets, and the importance of sound whilst timely technical decision
making
• Effective influencing and negotiating at senior leadership level, communicating
explicit and implicit trade-offs. Credible leader, able to adapt style to build strong
relationships with senior leaders, collaborating across the organisation and use various
techniques to facilitate innovation, demonstrating an understanding of business
problems and requirements and proposing technical solutions
• Knowledge of Compute and Storage based solutions, virtualisation technologies,
network programmability and automation (e.g. Python),
• Knowledge of innovation initiatives for networks
• Presenting or contributing to industry events or publications with a deep interest in
network security.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability

Can we be of help towards your next career move?

 

Introducing...

Philip Fanthom

Managing Director

I joined Jenrick in 1997, as a Junior Consultant working within both permanent and contract markets.

From 2000 I began to focus the majority of my efforts within The City, successfully developing relationships within the Banking & Financial Services Sector - most of whom are still clients today.

In May 2006, I made the move to become Jenrick Group's Sales Manager, before gaining the opportunity to return to Jenrick IT as Sales Director, before taking on the role of Managing Director.

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