Networks Team Leader (OKN-NTL-1007) City Of Manchester, England

Salary: GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + bonus + bens

My client is a multi national Solutions Provider, looking for a Networks Team Leader to provide mentorship and technical guidance to a small team of Cisco based engineers.

In additonal to the Team Leading part of the role, you will also be responsible for 3rd line / BAU support and Project Delivery.


  • An in-depth knowledge of Cisco routing switching and Firewalling (ASA), ZBF, VPN and IPS technologies
  • Experience of supporting large complex WAN’s including those which use RIPv2, OSPF, EIGRP and BGP
  • Experience of supporting large complex LAN environments (LACP, MSTP, VRRP / HSRP)
  • Experience of configuring and supporting VPN networks (RA VPN, L2L, DMVPN, eZVPN)
  • Ability to relate business requirements to technical solutions
  • Strong analytical skills to quickly and accurately respond to re-active problems ensuring that the most appropriate course of action is taken
  • Experience of working in an ITIL environment, understanding how the end to end processes work across the organisation



  • Exposure to Cisco Nexus networking equipment
  • Exposure to HP Procurve or HP Comware environments
  • Experience of / or a conceptual understanding of virtualisation (ESXi) and Windows server 2008 / 2012 technologies
  • Experience of / or a conceptual understanding of networking concepts including Wifi (Aruba / Cisco) and VoIP (Mitel)