Senior Engineer Infrastructure Operations - Networks

Based Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes

Looking to make a bigger impact in your career? Join our multi skilled Infrastructure team, and you will have a fantastic opportunity to work with key secure technologies, develop specialist knowledge and skills, and enjoy some fantastic Civil Service benefits – all while helping to safeguard people, assets and information around the world.

Fix complex infrastructure issues as quickly as possible

As a subject matter expert within our 3rd line team, you’ll be responsible for solving the more complex technical problems and incidents for which supporting teams require your expertise to help remediate. The job involves working closely within your Infrastructure team, as well as architects, project managers, developers and wider stakeholders, in order to fix technical problems as quickly as possible. You will also need to identify root cause and escalate repeatable issues to help ensure they do not happen again.

Use your expertise to benefit colleagues and customers alike

You’ll be expected to mentor junior staff members and to provide authoritative technical advice to a wide range of customers and stakeholders, including members of our change management team. It is therefore essential that you combine excellent communication skills with a solid understanding of how systems work. Specific areas of skils and knowledge we’re looking for include:

  • Cisco CCNP/CCIE
  • Palo Alto Certified
  • F5 Certified
  • SDN ACI deployment experience
  • Knowledge of Palo Alto
  • F5 Configuration and Support
  • Cisco IOS Operating Systems
  • SDN ACI deployment expeirence

Enjoy great career opportunities – and great rewards

Our government partners look to us to respond with agility and innovation to their ever-changing security challenges. So there will be plenty of opportunities for you to grapple with complex issues and find ever-more effective solutions to the issues our clients face. You will also enjoy excellent support for career progression, including training on all the latest technologies to help you keep up to speed. Then there’s all the benefits we offer. Excellent work-life balance. Flexible working opportunities. On-site OFSTED-registered nursery. Civil Service pension. And lots more. In short, it’s your job bigger.

All our employees have to be security cleared to the highest level, so you’ll need to undergo a comprehensive vetting process before joining.

To find out more about this role, our benefits and our organisation, please visit: https://applications.fcoscareers.co.uk/pages/job_search_view.aspx?preview=preview&jobId=5489

Closing Date: 9th December 2020

It takes a diverse team to protect a diverse world.

The vital work we do takes an incredible community of colleagues, with different skills, backgrounds, cultures and identities. We support every individual, so that you always know you’re welcome and valued. It’s what makes us a Disability Confident employer. And a Stonewall Diversity Champion. And Employers for Carers. And it’s how you know you’re joining an inspiring, inclusive organisation.