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Network Architect

aap3 53.00 British Pound . GBP Per hour

2020-01-16 18:34:13

Job location Manchester City, North, United Kingdom

Job type: contract

Job industry: Engineering

Job description


To analyse the SSSL IS network needs having considered the requirements defined by the IS architect, the cyber security lead, the business analyst and the Sharepoint architect.

To recommend to SSSL the network hardware and software requirements for the DMZ and internal SSSL LAN, to include any interfaces (aligned with Integration/Interface Designer's recommendation) with the JV partners and other suppliers.

To install, set-to-work and test the DMZ network hardware and software solution in collaboration the IT Workstream team to ensue that the solution satisfies all defined requirements, including back-up of all configuration files. This activity must also demonstrate that the design is appropriately documented (compliant with RMADS) and verified. (PEN Tested)

To ensure and demonstrate that any software solutions identified as part of the network design are managed from an agreed "central location" with the required network management and security log files installed and correctly configured i.e. integrated with other management tools

To ensure that the agreed network solution is compliant with DOD and MOD security requirements as required by the RMADS and/or equivalent accredited document set

To identify and resolve any technical issues that emerge from the design and test phase of the project.

Identify and document on-going maintenance requirements.

To work with the IT Workstream lead to agree project, finance and resource plan for the delivery of the SSSL network and the DMZ solution.

To meet project milestones agreed with SSSL and delivery to performance, time and cost.

To identify and resolve risks and issues that may impact the program work.

Required Knowledge and Skills

Must have a proven track record in the design and implementation of IS networks, cyber security, RMADS and DMZs
Must be capable of undertaking the technical implementation, including the configuration of security firewalls i.e. Cisco
Will have extensive knowledge of providing secure solutions compliant with DOD and MOD standards or equivalent.
Experience of Design, Development, Support and Provisioning of Routers and Firewalls.
Exposure to BGP & other Routing Protocols.
Thorough knowledge of WAN Design Principles and Best Practices.
Design / Build & Support experience of Customer MPLS or IPLC Solutions.
Design / Build & Support experience of Customer Security Solutions.
Desirable for the role would be aptitudes in Cyber Security
Experience in project management.Deliverables

This post shall deliver a network design and test plan for SSSL's "collaborative solution". This "SSSL Network Design and Test Description & Plan" shall be continuously updated throughout the period of performance and agreed for final delivery no later than May 2020.
A delivery plan for the SSSL network, as required by the SSSL Project Manager and IS Team leader. This shall be updated for each SSSL Programme Management Review and as directed by IS LOD lead.

What we're looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: North West England

Rate: £53.00 per hour

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