A Head of Technical Operations is needed for a leading network consultancy based just outside Birmingham.
Salary between £85,000-£100,000 per annum depending on experience
Head of Technical Operations – the role:
My client is looking for a Head of Technical Operations to be based in the Solihull office and play a key role as they continue to expand their services. You will be the ‘go-to-person’ and authority within the business to take responsibility for the implementation of network and infrastructure development, working alongside the leadership team to deliver the technical roadmap for the business.
The role will ensure that the underlying infrastructure platforms provide robust stability, reliability, high performance and security. They will also ensure it is financially and commercially super-efficient which drives a solid cost-of-sale and real value for our channel partners.
The candidate will bring extensive industry knowledge to the senior management team. They will combine their engineering and technical attributes along with commercial and practical flair and capability to challenge, influence, shape and change the business portfolio to ensure we can sustain growth, remain current and meet and exceed our customer needs.
Head of Technical Operations - Essential skills:
•Experience working in a consultancy environment supporting Cisco core network
•Experience of creating and delivering network designs and customer solutions based on a set of requirements
•Knowledge of network protocols including MPLS, BGP, OSPF, VPLS, VPNs, QoS
•Experience of creating and delivering network designs and customer solutions
•Experience of working with Telecoms providers such as BT, Colt, Virgin-Media, and Vodafone
•Able to manage and prioritise team work streams and deliver to tight deadlines
•Experience working with Cisco Voice platforms and SIP trunking
•Qualifications such as CCIE, CCSP, CCDP, JNCIE, JNCIP, JNCIA etc.
•Fortigate or Cisco ASA Firewall experience
•Public Sector Network (PSN) experience
•Commercially aware, with experience of delivering high quality, profitable products with demonstrable experience of product P&L revenue management
If this sounds like a position that interests you, please apply online or email firstname.lastname@example.org
With initial interviews commencing ASAP, this role will not be on the market for long so do not hesitate to get in touch.
Keywords: CCIE / CCSP / CCDP / JNCIP / JNCIA / JNCIE / Network / PSN / Telecoms / Cisco / Consultancy / MPLS / VPNs / BGP