RecruitGibraltar are currently recruiting for an IT Network Team Lead to join a household name in the Online Gaming Sector with an excellent reputation in its field of expertise. They are a forward thinking Company and seek employees who have the same drive and motivation in their chosen career. Their desire to retain their market leading position means that all aspects of their business model are managed with a view to being the best and providing an outstanding working environment for their staff in all their locations.
What is the plan for the IT Network Team Lead role?
The Infrastructure department provides a highly available performant platform supporting their customer-facing activities globally. Within the IT department, the network team designs and maintains their global network infrastructure. Collaborating closely in cross-functional teams, the network specialists play a critical role in designing and delivering the platform for their business success.
What will you do as a IT Network Team Lead?
You will be required to lead a team of Network engineers. The main emphasis is to own and maintain the global network infrastructure. You will be required to manage technical developments and participate in setting standards as required.
As Team Lead you will need to plan and direct the network team with regards to the architecture, design, system performance and security of our global network.
Perform regular appraisal of team members.
Participate in cost analysis and budgeting.
Configure, maintain and monitor network equipment across globally distributed data centres.
Design, setup and configure complex switching environments.
Ensure network fabric security and availability.
Manage routers, firewalls, switches, load balancers, security appliances.
Research and implement new technologies and products.
Participate in the Out-of-hours support rota.
What do you know that makes you a great IT Network Team Lead?
Experience in a similar Team Lead position.
Extensive experience as a Network Engineer (CCNA/CCNP).
EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, IP subnetting.
VLANs, STP, LACP, VPC.
Security: Firewalls, DDOS mitigation, WAF, L1-7 defences.
VPN Technologies (GRE/IPSec/SSL).
Cooperative, engaged, learner, teacher.
Salary circa £55k based on experience with bonus, an excellent relocation package and private healthcare.