We are seeking an experienced Network Architect to join a Global Carrier based in Slough. The client we’re working with provides full-fibre broadband solutions to deliver hyper-speed connectivity.
This vital role will comprise building Open stack and core networks from scratch and managing clients, vendors and stakeholders.
In-depth knowledge of layer 2 / layer 3 and DNS networking
Strong data centre / network design experience
Great understanding of security policy in network design
Multi-vendor experience ( major benefit) but at least experience in working with one of the major vendors such as Cisco / Juniper, etc
Cisco accreditation is a plus but not 100% needed
Great understanding of the design of the box (STP / RSTP / VSTP / BGP / HLD / LLD)
Minimum 5 years of experience in Networking (minimum of 2 years in Design)
In-depth network Automation knowledge and understanding
Software-Defined DCN and DCI
BGP, IRB, VXLAN
Layer 4+ tech including DC Security such as Firewalls, Segmentation, Micro Segmentation
Vendors such as Juniper, Cisco etc.
Up to £70,000 Basic salary Per Annum