CRANFIELD UNIVERSITY

Network Specialist

Location
Cranfield, United Kingdom
Salary
£32,656 to £36,399 per annum with additional performance related pay up to £45,499 per annum
Posted
13 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
20 Nov 2018
Ref
2724
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Network Team is responsible for the support, development and operation of the high performance network infrastructure services that underpin all Cranfield University’s IT services. Working as part of the team, you will ensure that the network infrastructure is highly available and secure, providing a quality platform for information systems and members of the University. You will use industry best practice methods and approaches to design, develop, test and implement changes to the network infrastructure that enhance and improve IT services as well as providing support to the service teams.

Organisation Cranfield University
School/Department Information Services
Based at Cranfield Campus, Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Hours of work 37 hours per week, normally worked Monday to Friday
Contract type Permanent
Salary £32,656 to £36,399 per annum with additional performance related pay up to £45,499 per annum
Apply by 20/11/2018

Role Description

Cranfield University is an exciting and innovative place to work, leading in the world of research and offering ground breaking postgraduate courses to high caliber students.

The Network Team is responsible for the support, development and operation of the high performance network infrastructure services that underpin all Cranfield University’s IT services.

Working as part of the team, you will ensure that the network infrastructure is highly available and secure, providing a quality platform for information systems and members of the University. You will use industry best practice methods and approaches to design, develop, test and implement changes to the network infrastructure that enhance and improve IT services as well as providing support to the service teams.

You will have worked in a similar role, designing, implementing and supporting network infrastructure services. Specialist knowledge of some specific networking technologies is required. Specific technologies include: IP networking protocols, switching, routing, 802.11 wireless systems, firewalls, network monitoring tools and Linux/Windows operating systems. You will have a degree in Computer Science/related subject or demonstrable equivalent experience, strong problem solving ability and good communications skills.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Robert Kerr, Network Manager on (T); 01234 75 2925 or (E); r.kerr@cranfield.ac.uk

At Cranfield we value Diversity and Inclusion, and aim to create and maintain a culture in which everyone can work and study together harmoniously with dignity and respect and realise their full potential.

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