Senior Network Engineer, Delivery
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Full Time
Closes 04/11/20
Full Time
Closes 04/11/20
Who we are looking for
A Senior Network Engineer who is passionate about the field and take a lead role in the strategic network, project based work packages, aligned to the overall business strategy.

As part of our project and third line support team within network engineering, this is an excellent opportunity for someone who has proven technical ability and a track record of technical excellence with a project delivery focused mindset.

You will be capable of leading and delivering project related work with minimal input from the team, technical leads and managers. You will be driven to continually identify opportunities to optimise and improve the performance availability and security of the network.

As a Senior Network Engineer you may be required to take part in the on call rota which provides the business with 24/7 support. You will have the support of other staff who work within the network engineering area across our network security, BAU and compliance functions.

You will have the interpersonal skills and attitude which will allow you to be helpful as you interact with many different areas of the business.
Preferred skills and experience
Commercial experience in an equivalent network engineering related role.
Experience with software defined networking and affiliated technologies to support modern platform stacks such as OpenStack, VMware & Kubernetes.
Experience automating networking infrastructure and solutions at scale using tools such as Python, Ansible and Jenkins.
Strong automation experience.
Project delivery experience.
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Main Responsibilities
Working in a project lead capacity for business led or infrastructure led projects.
Supporting the team in a 3rd line capacity including incident and major incident management.
Looking to continually improve the service in relation to your technical domain.
Raising awareness via the change management processes relating to touch points where changes to the network may have an impact on other dependent services.
Having a detailed understanding of the architecture of your technical domain and how this is configured to produce the current operational posture.
Actively leading investigations into the root cause of service impacting issues working directly with our incident and problem management teams.
Carrying out mentoring tasks to other team members in order to assist with their technical development.
Liaising and facilitating successful relationships with other teams across the business.
Representing the Network Engineering Team in technical capacity in forums for work being coordinated across teams within the business.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Employee Assistance Programme
Supporting the wellbeing of you and your family.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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