This is a vacancy for a Network Engineer in Warwickshire County Council's Data Network Team, to help provide a resilient and stable network to approximately 90 council sites. The team consists of 9 people, with engineers provisioning and trouble shooting Alcatel and Cisco routers and switches, and an Alcatel/ Aruba wireless solution. The Network Team deliver a service which is vital in underpinning the work of Warwickshire County Council: The responsibilities of the team will continue to evolve with the opportunities introduced by cloud-based services,the ongoing development of wireless connectivity across the council, and the need to deliver services flexibly to users while remaining compliant with Cyber Security regulations.
The network engineering role is varied and involves visits to sites around the county to conduct network surveys, replace equipment, or investigate and fix local issues, as well as remote support for both the wired and wireless networks. There is scope for you to develop your knowledge in many different areas once you have a good understanding of the team's core responsibilities. We work closely with other technical teams in the council to solve problems and improve service, so any related ICT knowledge that you have has the potential to be beneficial in this role.
You will be able to demonstrate an interest in network technologies and experience in working in a technical role within an IT environment. The candidate will be willing to build on their existing knowledge to provide the right level of support within the team.
For further information please see the full Job Description and Person Specification
Additional Information & How to apply
For further information about the role please contact the hiring manager: Claire Darling, telephone: 01926 738334
Closing date: 3rd April 2019
Interview date: 12th April 2019
Our method of application is online. Please note, CVs should not be submitted unless asked to do so.
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