IT Network Analyst

  • Location
    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary
    450 £ - 500 £ / Day
  • Category
    FMCG jobs
  • Contract Type
    Contractor
  • Shift Type
    Afternoon
  • External Reference
    JN-012020-113739

IT Network Analyst
START DATE - 01/02/2020

LOCATION - This role will be based in Nantes in France if possible or based in Milton Keynes, If this role is to be based in Milton Keynes the chosen candidate needs to be prepared to travel to Nantes in France for training and team meetings.#

Job Description - Responsibilities
* Picking up service now tickets
* Requesting firewall and proxy changes
* Creating VPN orders and submitting them to the 3rd party
* Liaising with 3rd parties to collect technical information
* Picking up general support tickets and escalating where required.
* Acting as an initial point of contact to field and screen technical queries that come in to the team.
* Providing support and troubleshooting assistance to various regional contacts

Skills
The candidate must have experience working with external suppliers who provide a fully managed network service.
This is a hands-off role however the candidate needs to understand the technical details that are being delivered by other suppliers.
The candidate is required to have a good understanding of networking including Lan/Wifi, Firewall rules, Routing, NAT, MPLS/BGP/VRF, VPNs, web and reverse proxies and SD WAN).
A CCNP Routing & Switching and/or CCNP Security experience is strongly recommended.
Any experience with F5, Fortigate, Infoblox or Riverbed Cascade will be a big bonus.
Again, all of this is hands off as it is provided by multiple 3rd parties so experience of managing/working with multiple vendors on a project is essential.
Any ITIL or Prince 2 certification is an additional bonus.
Good Visio and MS office skills and must have excellent verbal and written English.
Able to stay calm under pressure and work to tight deadlines.
Extra hours may be required from time to time to ensure deadlines are met.
Must be able to work on his / her own without supervision and must be able to fit in and work as part of the network team.

If you are interested in this opportunity and want to know more then please call Roevin Manchester - 0161 233 1222 or alternatively apply.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Sophia Taylor