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Network Architect (Security Cleared) - Contract - Berkshire

Job Title: Network Architect (Security Cleared) - Contract - Berkshire
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PP/C/NETAR/FC_1630422129
Contact Name: Fred Cope
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Network Architect (Security Cleared) - Contract - Berkshire

*please note that a national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance might be considered*

  • Leading Defence Industry Managed Services Provider require a skilled Network Architect on an ongoing contract basis to work on site in their Berkshire offices.

The role:

  • Prior experience as an architect writing designs/leading on delivery of solutions
  • An experienced architect who is self-managing, can identify work for themselves, feedback to team leads and then can be left to progress.
  • Have the technical knowledge to design and build if necessary
  • Authors design and test documents for large, complex solution developments, incorporating strategic level risks and remedies and manages a large design team to achieve documented handover criteria.
  • Documented feedback, from customers and/or sales, that IT strategies and architecture for significant areas of the customers' business have been developed as a result of working with the customer to understand their business strategy.
  • Authors high level design documents for major solutions, managing design requirements and implementation teams and maintains an audit trail for an effective design control process.

The Skillset:

  • CISCO ACI, CISCO ISE and Firewalls.
  • Cisco
  • Cisco SDN
  • Cisco / Meraki Wireless
  • Experience working with other Government organisations
  • Previous experience of working in Agile
  • Juniper LAN Networking
  • Network Automation - Ansible Automation / Python Scripting

Please apply via this site in the first instance or send a CV with covering note to

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