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Network Architect

Network Architect (Network (Active SC)) London, England

Gibbs Hybrid require a Network Architect to work with a world leading IT services contractor on one of their prestigious government accounts. To be considered for the role, you must hold an active SC clearance.

Day rate: Negotiable – Awaiting response from client
Sector: Government (You must have an active SC clearance)
Length of contract: Initial 6 months – extensions likely

As a Network Architect, you will play a crucial role in the design, implementation, and maintenance of network infrastructure. Your expertise in Network Architecture/Engineering, SolarWinds, Firewalls, Nexus switches, F5 devices (LBs/firewalls), ASR routers, and NTP sources will be essential to the success of this project.

Key Responsibilities:

Network Design and Architecture:
• Collaborate in designing and implementing robust network architectures.
• Ensure scalability, performance, and security of network systems.
SolarWinds Implementation:
• Utilize SolarWinds for network monitoring and management.
• Troubleshoot and optimize SolarWinds configurations.
Firewall Management:
• Configure and maintain firewall solutions.
• Monitor and address security vulnerabilities.
Switches and Routers:
• Manage Nexus switches and ASR routers.
• Optimize network performance and reliability.
F5 Device Management:
• Oversee LBs/firewalls on F5 devices.
• Implement load balancing and firewall policies.
NTP Source Configuration:
Establish and manage NTP sources for accurate time synchronization.
Required Skills:
• Active UK security clearance.
• Proven experience in Network Architecture/Engineering.
• Expertise in SolarWinds for network monitoring.
• Firewall configuration and management skills.
• Proficiency in managing Nexus switches and ASR routers.
• Experience with F5 devices for LBs/firewalls.
• Knowledge of NTP source configuration.

Desired Skills:
• Additional certifications in network technologies.
• Familiarity with government security standards and protocols.

All applicants must have active UK security clearance to be considered for this position.