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Cisco Network Design Architect

Job Title: Cisco Network Design Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Solihull, West Midlands
Salary: Daily Rate
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 months
REF: FJS/LS/NetDesArchSol_1540291964
Contact Name: Leanne Summers
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Cisco Network Design Architect - Contract - Solihull, West Midlands (possiblity for some home working).


A global IT services company is searching for a Cisco Network Design Architect to join their team on a contract basis in Solihull.


  • Creation of material for Architecture Overview Design document, HLDs and LLDs.
  • Own designs and take through appropriate approval gates e.g. ARB, Co-Co, DAB and CISO.
  • Prepare cut-over plans (run books) to implement solutions.
  • Work with third party consultants at cut-over to ensure smooth go-live.
  • Support Testing activities pre and post go-live.
  • Milestone and project task reporting for to the appropriate team lead/project manager.
  • Ensure that wherever possible, the adoption of a best practice approach and minimal gaps.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Solid experience at CCNP / CCDP level or above.
  • Ability to oversee the delivery of designs.
  • SD-WAN experience - Viptela in particular.
  • Experience of VMware NSX.
  • Cisco ACI Design and deployment experience.

To apply, please send your CV to

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