Technical Design Architect (Cisco) Up to 70K basic

Job Title: Technical Design Architect (Cisco) Up to 70K basic
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £70000 per annum, Benefits: 10% bonus, training & excellent benefits
Start Date: 2017-01-05
Reference: Ds/16501WM
Contact Name: Debbie Gregory
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 05, 2017 15:14

Job Description

Technical Design Architect (CCIE level experience) Up to 70K basic, 10% bonus, training and benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Technical Design Architect / Authority to join a cited Global Leader of IT Services, Solutions and Consultancy with continual plans for growth and whom seeks a client facing Technical Design Leader / Architect (or TDA) to join a highly successful team working within large and global clients and their projects.  

In this very varied role you will also be responsible for extensive technical design work on clients’ network and security enterprise architectures. Working at CCIE level (or certified at CCIE), an expert in LAN / WAN in multi vendor environments, you will be pivotal in helping to shape and drive their IT solutions in line with their strategies.

There is a need for some travel in this role, for example; the first assignment being in Northamptonshire with a requirement to be present on site twice a week for the first 6 months ... 

Your experience should demonstrate :-

  • Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert (Route & Switch) desired.
  • In depth understanding of wider network and security vendors and technologies. Cisco / Juniper / Palo Alto.
  • ITIL V3 best practice.
  • TOGAF V9 best practice.
  • Technical / Process / Procedural documentation skills.
  • Experience with ITSM systems such as Remedy and / or ServiceNow.
  • History of working within an enterprise managed service.
  • Excellent client service, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Tenacious, proactive and self—motivated with the ability to work in a fast paced service environment.

This is a superb opportunity to join a large global, highly successful and respected multi-vendor services and solutions provider at a particularly buoyant time and cited as one of the top companies to work for globally. They are at the cutting edge of their solution provision and offer real career development plans for all their employees including their own technical university.

Full details available upon application.




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