Systems & Network Architect (Ref: 46657) | ITS Technology Group, Welshpool

Posted 2 weeks ago

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IT Technician / Telecommunications

Vacancy Description:

You will be working as part of a team for the Network Manager to develop internal systems which includes network tools, monitoring, systems integration and provisioning systems therefore requiring a strong programming background.

The National Network is built comprising of Huawei hardware from core to CPE’s, whilst Huawei knowledge would be beneficial it is certainly not a requirement and equivalent Cisco accreditations, or equivalent working knowledge are a sufficient basis for cross skilling.


  • Programming / Coding of Network tools and Systems.
  • Managing, monitoring and expanding network.
  • Provide technical expertise to understand requirements and translate to design and implementation.
  • Provide direction to Sales force on design.
  • Evaluate new technologies and platforms to determine their applicability to solving our Customers business challenges and needs.
  • Technical implementation of design solutions where required.
  • Maintaining Network Servers.
  • Supporting and covering for the Network Manager.

Proposed Development:

  • Knowledge of PHP, Python and JavaScript.
  • Understand the service provider environment.
  • Knowledge of Cisco and or Huawei equipment.
  • Understanding and knowledge of BGP, ISIS, MPLS, VPLS, VRRP, VLAN, IPv4 and IPV6.
  • Develop an understanding of routing, switching and IP addressing.
  • Understand UNIX/LINUX administration and knowledge of Bind, RADIUS, Tacacs, Nginx.
  • Understanding diagnostic tools: Tcpdump, wireshark, NMAP, Netflow.
  • Knowledge of Databases: MySQL/SQL.
  • Familiarity with Firewalls and Content Filtering.


  • Knowledge of working with Dark Fibre in metro/urban deployments.
  • Cisco, HP, Ubiquiti and Mikrotik knowledge and qualifications.
  • Knowledge of Microwave and Wireless Transmission Technologies.
  • PCI/ISO compliant environment managing Virtual Server environments.
  • Understanding of GPON.
  • Knowledge of DWDM/CWDM equipment.
  • Knowledge of SDN.

Training provided

Full on the job training will be provided by the company, leading to a sustainable job for the right candidate.

Desirable personal qualities

Good communication, Presentable, team player, eager to learn.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.

Welsh Written Skills: No.



37.5 hours per week

Interview arrangements
Interviews will be conducted throughout the duration of the advert, the job will be offered as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

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