Job: Head of Networks Operations – London £85K

Job Title: Head of Networks Operations – London £85K
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: DK/headofnetworks
Contact Name: Danielle Keegan
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Head of Networks Operations – London £75K - £85K

Head of Networks, NOC Manager, Network Manager, Managed Services, Cisco, Juniper…

This is a brand new opening within a growing software and services business based in the heart of London. Due to growth and a restructure of the Network Operations teams, they are now recruiting for a ‘Head of Department’ with 4-5 direct reports (Team Leaders) and 25-30 engineers indirectly.

As the Head of Networks, you will be focused on delivering the network services within the business for their customer base of which is a 7x24x365 global service. This is a dual role combining both strategy and operational responsibilities which will include management of the network, ensuring best practices, continual improvement of the service, compliance, staff training, Information Security and supplier management.

Essential Experience:
  • Proven experience within a Head of Network / Network Operations Manager position
  • Extensive experience managing technical teams delivering a service within either managed services or consultancy
  • Experience implementing and supporting large scale networks
  • Strong technical background in Networking technologies
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels with senior stakeholders, suppliers and vendors and internal/external technical teams
  • Ability to energize the teams, act positively to change and setting behavioural standards
If you are a strong leader who is excited by the challenges of working within a fast-paced managed service provider and has the desire to steer the ship of a growing team managing a diverse range of network technologies this would be a great opening for you.