Network and Infrastructure Analyst

Expiring today

Birmingham, West Midlands
£32,769 - £34,493 per annum
12 Jul 2019
21 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Network and Infrastructure Analyst
Birmingham Business Park
£32,769 - £34,493 per annum

Are you a Network and Infrastructure champion?

About the role
We are looking for an IT specialist to maintain the Groups computing environment by identifying network requirements; installing upgrades; maintaining firewalls, switches and associated servers, managing and maintaining the VoIP telephony system and monitoring network performance.

This role will provide overall management and operational support of the network infrastructure (LAN/WAN) and contributes to the advancement of ICT and other digital initiatives in support of the strategic direction of the Group.    

We want somebody who has:
Networks design and implementation experience
Networks performance tuning and troubleshooting experience
3+ years of experience of LAN and WAN, VPN, Software Defined Networking (SDWAN), WatchGuard & Cisco firewalls and load balancers, telecoms, VoIP, Mitel, Cisco and Cloud VoIP technologies and systems
Experience of working with Housing Management Systems
Experience of administering storage area networks (SAN)
Experience of relevant backup and recovery technologies (disk, SAN, tapes).
Experience in server (Physical and Virtual) support including Active Directory, DHCP, DNS, Group Policy and Database SQL Administration.
Experience of implementing Cyber Security Standards against ever advancing threats – Network Infrastructure Hardening.
Experience of the ITIL change and incident processes, and the ability to assess potential network impacts of technical changes.
Experience in performance tuning of applications and networks.
Experience with web content filtering technology - policy engineering and troubleshooting

Who are we
Platform Housing Group brings together Fortis Living and Waterloo Housing, two high performing organisations with a shared commitment to make a real and positive difference to the lives of local customers and the communities they live in.

Working with us is more than just a job. We value the contribution that our colleagues make to our business and offer lots of opportunities for you to get involved - from networking groups through to fun community and social events.

We aim to attract, develop and retain the best people so; along with your generous salary, we also offer a great range of benefits.

If we receive a high number of applications, this vacancy may expire prior to the closing date. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Please be advised, we will not contact unsuccessful applicants, please log in to your Networx account for an update on your application.  If you do not hear from us within 14 days of the vacancy closing, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Platform Housing Group are committed to building a healthy, vibrant and inclusive organisation that treats people with respect and creates opportunities for all

Closing date: Sunday 21st July 2019.
Interview date: Thursday 25th July 2019.