The University of Oxford’s IT Services Department have an exciting opportunity for a full-time Network Technical Leader within the Managed Network Services Team. This newly formed team aims to offer network services from full management of networks to consultancy to departments across the University’s estate.
Within the Managed Network Services Team you will be taking a leading role in defining technical strategy, design, development and delivery, management and the continual improvement of wired and wireless systems to some of the University’s largest departments.
The postholder will be leading the technical delivery of services and supporting platforms as well as technically mentoring the members of this service team. You, working alongside the Managed Network Services Team Leader, will significantly contribute to the delivery of new network services offering technical solutions to the University’s growing network requirements.
The successful candidate should have the knowledge, intellectual capacity, reasoning and analytical skills equivalent to those of a graduate. Excellent analytical, decision-making and communications skills, with the ability to evaluate, recommend, and present complex technical options at senior management level are required.
An excellent understanding of wired and wireless networking within an enterprise IT environment is essential. You should be able to demonstrate experience of inter-networking hardware and software systems, with the relevant protocols especially the IPv4 & IPv6 Protocol Suites, OSPF, BGP, Wi-Fi systems and Firewalls.
The closing date for all applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 28 February 2018. Interviews are currently anticipated to be held on Monday 19 March 2018, possibly via Skype.