What skills & experience are we looking for?
Professional accreditations are essential - at least one of CCNP, JNCIP or equivalent.
Proven hands on experience in designing, implementing and supporting large corporate or data centre networks preferably in a multi-client, service provider environment, and have skills in at least four or more of the following:
- LAN/WAN network equipment, protocols and communication standards (Cisco & Juniper)
Experience working with load balancers and firewalls is desirable
Firewall systems (At least 1 of Juniper, Checkpoint, Cisco ASA or FortiGate)
Load balancer solutions (At least 1 of Brocade, Cisco ACE or F5)
VPN and Remote Access solutions
Cisco Nexus Technologies
Design, plan and implementation of enterprise wide network solutions
Ability to own and lead a client’s network infrastructure service
Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
Experience of working with networking protocols and an understanding of EIGRP, BGP, OSPF and IP multicast.
Familiarity with network monitoring and management tools – (At least 1 of Solarwinds, HP Tools, Tufin)
Experience working within Data Centres
As part of the UK Networks team, the successful candidate will be expected to:
What’s in it for you?
All our Operations professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 01/12/2018
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.