Consultant 2 - Network Manager

Derbyshire County Council
39085.00 - 42433.00 GBP Annual
30 May 2017
21 Jun 2017
Job Type
Consultant 2 - Network Manager

Derbyshire County Council has a vacancy for a Consultant 2 - Network Manager within the Finance and ICT department. The Council is looking for an enthusiastic, innovative, technical, forward thinking individual who understands the importance of secure and high availability networks in today's business operations.

Next generation multipoint VPLS WAN platform, Nexus data-centre switching, Cisco unified wireless network architecture, device virtualisation (Stackwise/FlexStack, VSS, VPC) and Mitel VoIP are some of the technologies currently deployed by the Council. Catalyst, ASR, ISR and Nexus platforms are some of the Cisco platforms that the authority leverages to achieve the modern infrastructure required for today's highly available operations. Two enterprise data centres and 240+ branch offices all rely on the Network Management Team to deliver seamless connectivity between end users and the applications they require.

The successful candidates will have an in-depth understanding about network technologies, recent network developments and where the industry is going over the next few years. Being a good team player and having new ideas about how the authority can build on its current position and use network technologies to securely improve business operations and the lives of local people are crucial to this role. The role profile summarises the permanent requirements of the post and the variety of duties that the successful candidate may be asked to undertake. Candidates will be expected to undergo a practical exercise along with a formal interview to determine their suitability for the position.

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