Network Engineer

Location: Ashchurch
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000

Role Summary

A veteran friendly employer is seeking a former Service man to take on the role of Network Engineer. The successful applicant will support the Security Business Unit by being the prime source for technical ICT systems engineering and expertise.

The Company

Our client is a multinational corporation, specialising in managing complex assets and infrastructure. Although the company has civil contracts, its main business is with public bodies, particularly the MoD.

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing technical support to Project and Bid Managers on large multi-disciplined projects or the technical and task management of small projects

  • Planning and delivery of projects and work packages from conception to completion, to agreed budget, timescale and quality objectives.

  • Design, procurement, management and supervision of the implementation of ICT systems.

  • Control of interfacing and the integration of diverse supplier software and hardware solutions.

  • Designing, configuring and testing networking software, computer hardware, and operating system software

  • Delivery of cost estimates in order to meet the ongoing needs of the business.

  • Provision of critical technical expertise in the ICT discipline and associated fields.

  • Building and maintaining excellent relationships with internal and external customers.

  • To be able to communicate technically with external professionals on an equal standing, to give advice and to seek future opportunities.

  • To provide operational support and training to meet the business need.

  • To be highly committed and self motivated with a desire to contribute to the success of the business.

  • To demonstrate enthusiasm for change and the capability to adapt to changing circumstances.

  • Have sound judgement capabilities, to enable appropriate decisions to be made under pressure based on a variety of sources of information.

Key Requirements

  • 3 years experience in an ICT engineering role

  • Technical writing capability

  • Problem Solving

  • LAN Knowledge

  • Proxy Servers

  • Networking Knowledge

  • Network Design and Implementation

  • Network Troubleshooting

  • Network Hardware Configuration

  • Demonstrates a willingness to adjust ideas or perceptions based on changing demands and conditions.  

  • Accepts the need for flexibility.

  • Open-minded in trying new ideas.  

  • Listens to other people’s points of view.

  • Reviews current working practices to improve quality and efficiency.

  • Willingly cooperates and puts in extra effort when needed to help others.

  • Seeks input from others when making decisions.  

  • Behaves professionally and consistently towards all team members, regardless of sex, race, gender or age.

  • Seeks feedback on own performance, taking action where necessary.  

  • Communicates in a clear and consistent manner.