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Network Architect - London - Telecoms

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Salary: £60K to £80K

Reference: 7544236_1514890745

Posted: January 2, 2018

My client, a leading provider or telecommunication and IT solutions is looking for a network architect to join them on a permanent basis.

***Urgently Required***

Network Architect

My Client is one of the leading Telecom network infrastructure providers and they are urgently looking for a Network Architect to support the development and delivery of the active service portfolio. You will have encompassing skills that include system & network administration, as well as strong project management.

This role will cover many of the following areas of expertise;

  • Design & Deliver - Define the network strategy and set out the key elements, milestones, opportunities and risks through establishing a delivery framework.
  • Operate Monitor - Manage the translation of the network strategy into the business as usual networking environment by designing system configuration, directing system POC (proof of concept), defining, documenting, and enforcing system standards;
  • Operate Management -Â maximizing network & service performance by aligning the platform strategy & architecture with the operational management principles, including automation, analytics and service excellence.
  • Operate Fix In support of the Engineering & Operations team undertaking data network fault investigations in MAN & WAN environments.

Key Responsibilities

  • To conduct architecture design, feasibility & cost studies.
  • To define the network growth & evolution plans of all network components
  • To define the strategy around network & service monitoring
  • Point of escalation for network issues from Tier3 & Engineering.
  • To manage key vendor relationships on a strategic basis & run major procurement contracts

Knowledge & Experience

  • Knowledge of IP routing protocols including BGP, OSPF, ISIS, mpls, ldp and RSVP.
  • Excellent understanding of layer 2 technologies with an emphasis on ethernet.
  • Experience in service offerings such as l2vpn, l3vpn and vpls.

If you feel this is the position you are looking for and matches your skill set and experience please do not hesitate to submit your CV which will receive my immediate attention.

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