Network Support Consultant (Cisco Switches, Router...
Salary:
£25,000 - £32,000

Ref:
56909

Location:
Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire

Areas of IT:
Systems & Networking, Support



0161 247 8660

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Communications Support Specialist – Switches, Routers, Firewalls, Unified Comms – based Manchester. Your role will involve providing 3rd line remote technical support to clients, specialising in LAN / WAN – Switches, Routers, Firewalls, VoIP – Cisco Call Manager, for a well established and very reputable Manchester based Systems House who number Cisco Select, Fortinet Gold, Metronet and Microsoft Gold status amongst their partner accreditations.

PERSON SKILLS

β€’ 2 - 3 years+ experience of supporting troubleshooting LAN/WAN networks
β€’ Knowledge of – Switches, Routers, Firewalls (Cisco, Dell, Fortigate, HP), VoIP
β€’ Understanding of Comms protocols – BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIPv2, Spanning Tree, QoS, VPN
β€’ Knowledge of WAN connectivity solutions – MPLS, PWAN, ADSL etc
β€’ Ideally Cisco CCNA or CCNP accredited
β€’ Of advantage would be any experience of Cisco Call Manager / Express, Skype for Business, MS Server, Exchange, Virtualisation.
β€’ Confident, good team player, flexible β€œcan do” attitude, strong problem solving ability and excellent communication skills.

THE ROLE

β€’ To provide 3rd line remote support (occasional site visits for escalations) to key external clients on issues regarding LAN, WAN, Firewalls and VoIP technologies
β€’ Technical escalation point for complex support issues
β€’ Take ownership of incidents through to resolution
β€’ Help support, train and mentor other team members
β€’ Varied and challenging role with regular opportunities to be involved in supporting existing and emerging technologies.
*There will be an option to join the OOH team to act as an escalation resource which pays additional allowances.

Excellent opportunity to join an advanced technical team where all staff are encouraged and rewarded to pursue further professional accreditation. Based Manchester commutable from Cheshire or Merseyside with a negotiable salary of up to cΒ£32,000.

To Β£32,000+ benefits
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