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Senior Network Technician (DATA)

  • Location: West Midlands
  • Salary: £3500.00 - £3700.00 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: IT & Information Security
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Job Title - Senior Network Technician (Data)
Location - Birmingham
Salary - £37,000pa

Job Description
Network Services are looking for a highly motivated individual to work as a Senior Network Technician to support the day to day management and improvement of the Birmingham City Council network.
Capita ICT & Digital Solutions (ICTDS) supports a complex MPLS network architecture and requires a suitably qualified engineering resource to maintain and develop the network in line with business requirements. This is an exciting opportunity to work on leading edge network technologies within a highly skilled team in a challenging environment

Day to Day Task

  • To provide Tier 2/3 support for the day to day running of the of the Network function, Internet Services, Load-balancing and Firewall Services
  • To lead on the troubleshooting of technical problems, challenges and complexities that exists within the network.
  • To lead on the core wireless infrastructure components, including wireless LAN controllers and authentication servers, and third party managed wireless services.
  • To be able support ad hoc network problems and queries within the Network Services team.
  • Resolving operational moves, additions and changes via the Service Now system.
  • Monitoring the network and related components via Solarwinds
  • Supporting project activity as and when required.
  • Be part of support for out of hours and weekend on a rotational basis.
  • Undertaking client site visits for break/fix, new installations, decommissioning, site surveys etc. therefore a current clean driving license is essential.

Skills and Abilities

  • In depth understanding of Cisco routing and switching technology, MPLS, BGP, IS-IS, and EIGRP.
  • Proven network-related project implementation skills and experience
  • Tier 2/3 trouble-shooting skills and system monitoring/reporting experience, using a suitable network monitoring application
  • In depth understanding of Internet BGP/LIR installation and maintenance
  • Fundamental understanding of F5 load-balancers and both Checkpoint and Juniper firewall technologies.
  • Proven track record of configuring and troubleshooting Cisco wireless LAN controllers at an enterprise level

Please apply below or email

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