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Network Architect

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: CS/21/175211
  • Published: Sun 05/12/2021, 12:59 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/01/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £50,655
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG, Camden

Starting Salary: £50,655
Job Grade: Level 5, Zone 2
Work Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG   
Hours per week: 36
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing date: Sunday 02 January 2022, 23:59
Interviews to be held: TBC
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion

About us

Camden is building somewhere everyone can thrive, by making our borough the best place to live, work, study and visit. Because, we’re not just home to the UK’s fast-growing economy. We’re home to the most important conversations happening today. And we’re making radical social change a reality, so that nobody gets left behind. As a Network Architect you will lead our approach to designing, building, testing, implementing and operating Camden’s corporate network.

The role

We are currently looking to fill an exciting role within our Digital and Data Services (DDS) department team, as a Network Architect. This role is responsible for designing, building, testing and leading on designing the future state overall network architecture for Camden.

The successful candidate will spend 20% of their time working with the Principal Technical Architect as part of our technical architecture practice, and your remaining time will be spent leading the Network Team delivering solutions and services for Camden as well as monitoring our network, ensuring availability and quality.

Key responsibilities will include;

  • Ensuring that our critical network infrastructure is designed and optimised for security, high availability, and disaster recovery, including collaborating with the Information Security Team to ensure compliance with the ISO27001, PCI-DSS and PCN standards.
  • Clearly articulate, define and document all required network patterns for Cloud & other SGN environments in the context of overall technology and business strategy
  • Work to improve our legacy on-premise environment to make our technology services more cost effective and agile.

About You  

The job holder will require a good understanding of security & connectivity practices in the context of Cloud services preferably Microsoft Azure. You will also have extensive experience managing a complex multi-site network based on IP-VPN and SD-WAN as well as migrating services to a cloud environment.

Demonstrate experience of working on projects that are network set-up, delivery and configuration critical therefore being adaptable and flexible in your approach are key to this role.

You will also have excellent communication skills and be an experienced problem solver who can work on your initiative and with others to identify creative and innovative solutions.

This role is also subject to a DBS Enhanced Check.

For more information regarding this role please refer to the job profile.

Working for Camden

We’re ready to welcome your ideas, your views, and your rebellious spirit. Help us redefine our corporate services, and we’ll redefine what a career can be.

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Click HERE to see full details of our benefits.

Additional information

To view the Job Profile, please click HERE

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the role criteria noted in the Job Profile under the “About You” section.

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

Asking for Adjustments

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk or post to 5 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG.

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: CS/21/175211
  • Published: Sun 05/12/2021, 12:59 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 02/01/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £50,655
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG, Camden

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