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Network Architect - Luton

Network Architect - Luton

9 Month Contract
Market Rate

My client require a Network Architect to Design and deliver a number of key network enhancements as part of a large scale infrastructure enhancement program.

Working to strict project milestones the role will require a close working relationship with other team members and stakeholders.

As a subject matter expert for the Network team you will take responsibility for the successful implementation of the network transformation project.

A hands on role that will also deliver low-level design documentation and technical governance for the project.


Low-Level Design.

Working to the High-Level Infrastructure Design you will produce a low-level design for the core network and perimeter security, including rack diagram and patching schemas.

Designs will adhere to industry and vendor best practices whilst conforming to the client's compliance commitments, such as PSN, N3 and PCI.

Ensure the hands on delivery of the network transformation is to design and timescales.

Where required working with third party suppliers to provide assistance.


Provide accurate and complete documentation including configuration information.

Documentation will be regularly updated and reviewed in accordance with the target design.
Stakeholder Management.

Working and communicating with the wider team to ensure successful delivery of the overall project.

Where required supporting the operation teams through knowledge transfer and guidance.

Key Skills:

Previous experience in a design and delivery role
Ability to make decisions and drive solutions
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Detailed design documentation
Data Centre migrations
Experience of large scale WAN deployments
Experience in Local Authorities/Government
Strong working knowledge of PSN, N3 & PCI standards
Cisco CCDE/CCIE Data Centre certification
Cisco IOS switching and routing
Cisco ASA Firewalls & VPN
Nexus 5k, 3k & 2k
Cisco ASRs
Cisco IOS, Nexus and IOS

Preferred Skills:

HPE Virtual Connect
Fortinet Fortigate/FortIOS & IPS
Meru Wireless AP Controllers
Data Centre Virtualisation
Citrix Netscaler

Key words, technical Architect, psn, compliance, pc1, n3, vmware

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