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Global Networks Lead

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Recruiter: Schroders
Listed on: 5th June
Location: London
Salary Notes: Excellent
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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About Schroders 
We are a Global Investment Manager helping institutions, intermediaries and individuals around the world to invest money to achieve their goals, fulfil their ambitions and prepare for their future. Now with approximately 4000 people across 6 continents, we have been around for more than 200 years, evolving and adapting as society, technology and the world changes.
  
Who We Are looking For
Schroders run a global network connecting our offices in over thirty countries, we're looking for highly experienced Network Lead who will reporting to the Head of Global Comms helping lead our development and strategy, engineering teams, project delivery and interface with other technical areas across the company.   
  
The Team
The Global Comms Team is responsible for a number of key aspects of the company;-
  
Global Estates - Data centres, comms rooms, new building development and moves and changes
Global Networks - Branch and data centre networks, Security and load balancing, MAN, WAN, WiFi and Internet
Global Voice - Trading and non trading voice systems
Audio Visual - Our AV rooms and video conference estate, auditoriums, TV studios, signage


The team work closely together and are spread across New York, London, Luxembourg, Zurich, Hong Kong and Singapore  Collectively they have a huge amount of experience and work closely together on design, project and operational issues.
  
Location
This role is primarily based in our London City office, but with regular visits to our Operations Centre. Occasional travel is required. 
 
We are Looking For the Best, Whoever You Are
Schroders is an equal opportunities employer, meaning that we welcome you whatever your sex, marital status, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religious beliefs or age.
 
What You Will Do
Design - New solutions to meet business and technical requirements
Deliver - Deliver high quality secure solutions 
Lead - Lead the engineering teams in technical delivery and best practice
Support - Provide 3rd line support for our operational and engineering staff
Communicate - Work with our colleagues in other technical disciplines 
Champion - Best practice, security first and the business and its users
  
The Knowledge, Experience and Qualifications That You Will Have 
A CCIE qualified or similar with over ten years experience in enterprise networking
Highly experienced in data centre networks by preference with SDN
Highly experienced in modern Campus networks
Demonstrable experience in the delivery of large scale network projects
Demonstrable ability in designing new solutions
Experience in Wifi for Corporate, BYOD and Guest access, security technologies essential
Experience with cloud networking and security concepts and constructs especially in Azure and AWS
MPLS, DWDM and Metro Ethernet knowledge a distinct advantage
Essential protocols ISIS, EIGRP and BGP
Internet hosting and public routing
Scripting and automation a real advantage
Network security solutions, NAC, IDS/IPS
Load balancing and content switching
Network management and monitoring tools
  
The Knowledge, Experience and Qualifications That Will Help
Producing high quality designs and documentation 
Firewall knowledge - Checkpoint and Palo Alto  
  
We are Looking For the Best, Whoever You Are
Schroders is an equal opportunities employer, meaning that we welcome you whatever your sex, marital status, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, religious beliefs or age.
  
Note to Agencies:
Schroders does not accept speculative CV's from agencies. We do have a PSL who are invited to support us when required.  We only pay fees to agencies instructed to send CV's and are submitted through our recruitment portal.  We do not pay fees on speculative or unsolicited CV's sent to Schroders or Schroders employees and reserve the right to contact unsolicited CV's directly.