Network Infrastructure Specialist - Insurance

Job Title: Network Infrastructure Specialist - Insurance
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Job list.duration: 6 months
REF: Network SME_1524755964
Contact Name: Elizabeth Charlesworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Network Infrastructure Specialist - 6 months - insurance - £450-550 - London


  • To provide 3rd Level support for the Network and Unified Communications services
  • To proactively manage the clients Data, IT Security & Unified Communications services ensuring availability, security, reliability and maintainability
  • To support project requirements and improve the quality and resilience of the clients Network, Unified Communications and security services.

Experience required

  • At least 3 years of demonstrated Network, UC and Security experience. CCNA/CCNP certified preferred.
  • Strong experience in the deployment and maintenance of global enterprise switched networks using Cisco Nexus/FEX & Catalyst switches utilising VPC, RSTP, HSRP, trunking, VLANs, port security and monitoring.
  • Proven experience with load balancing technology, specifically proficient with F5 BigIP LTM & GTM and Cisco ACE appliances
  • Understanding and experience of routing protocols over the LAN & WAN such as OSPF, MPLS, BGP
  • Experience with the following Network Security technologies: Bluecoat Proxies, Check Point/Cisco Firewalls, VPN Solutions (IPSEC/Remote Access)
  • Experience in the following Unified Comm: Cisco CUCM, Cisco Jabber, SIP, ISDN, Cisco Unity, Acano Conference Bridging, Arc.
  • Experience with wireless technology, such as Meraki
  • Experience with WAN optimisation devices specifically Riverbed Steelhead
  • Strong support and monitoring background using Solarwinds, IPAM & other monitoring tools
  • Exposure to and an understanding of SDWAN technologies
  • Good understanding of technology developments.
  • Creation and maintenance of technical documentation such as network diagrams
  • Experience of supporting Financial Services business.
  • Participation in change management and the process around this - ITIL accreditation beneficial.

Network Infrastructure Specialist - 6 months - insurance - £450-550 - London