• Job Title: Senior Network Officer
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum
  • Reference: V-81002
  • Contact Email: hastings@sammons.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01424 723723
  • Job Published: 02/04/2024 15:53

Job Description

Senior Network Officer

| £39000 - £40000 per annum | Posted 23 days ago

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer to join a large well established organisation based in Brighton on a full time basis. You will be key member of a close knit tea responsible for the enterprise level IT infrastucture.

About the Role


  • To manage and implement IT infrastructure installation and network provisioning projects as directed, liaising as required
  • To ensure that new data network installations conform to the organisations technical specifications.
  • To co-manage the stock of both active and passive components for the data network and related infrastructure, ensuring that these are deployed and replenished appropriately within budget.
  • To assist in the management and operation of the network, maintaining levels of high availability and performance in a cost-effective and sustainable manner.
  • To develop and administer the active network equipment, network security systems and network service systems, implementing agreed changes.
  • To assist and mentor others in the section to resolve operational problems, coordinating effort in fault diagnosis, maintenance, configuration and installation to ensure efficient operation of the IT network and its services.
  • To assist in setting the strategy, design and the implementation of modifications to, and enhancements of the extent and configuration of the companies IT networks.


About You

  • Formal specification and procurement of cabling and other IT data infrastructure (A,I)
  • Cable management, termination and connection including copper and fibre media (A,I,E)
  • Configuration of routers, switches, load balancers and security devices such as firewalls, preferably on an enterprise-level network (A,I)
  • Managing and maintaining enterprise wireless infrastructure, including planning, configuration and troubleshooting (A,I)
  • Problem determination and diagnosis on data networks (A,I)
  • Configuration or management of at least one VPN technology (A,I)
  • Management of IT consultants and contractors (I)
  • Documenting IT systems and infrastructure (I)
  • Configuration and administration of Windows and Linux servers (A,I)
  • A degree or equivalent relevant qualification in IT, computer science, mathematics or a natural science or vocational training with substantial demonstrable practical experience in an IT network role (A)
  • Current valid category B UK driving licence (cars) (A)

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If you know someone suitable for this role, share the word and through our referral scheme receive up to £250! Click here for further details on our recommendation scheme. This is just one of the many roles we are working on at the Sammons Recruitment Group. Please visit our website www.sammons.co.uk for full details on all Permanent, Temporary and Contract career opportunities we are actively seeking candidates for. Recruiting on the basis of Talent, we are committed to supporting and promoting diversity in the workplace and consider all applications. Any salary advertised is for search purposes only. If you have not heard from us within 7 days you will have not been successful on this occasion, however, we would welcome your application for alternative vacancies.

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