Senior Network Engineer

15936

United Kingdom
Hybrid
Greater London
London

Korn Ferry is a global organizational consulting firm. We help clients synchronize strategy and talent to drive superior performance. We work with organizations to design their structures, roles, and responsibilities. We help them hire the right people to bring their strategy to life. And we advise them on how to reward, develop, and motivate their people.

Our 10,000 colleagues serve clients in more than 50 countries. We offer five core solutions:

  • Organizational Strategy
  • Assessment and Succession
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Leadership Development
  • Total Rewards

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer - Security

 

Job Summary:

We are seeking an experienced and highly skilled Senior Network Engineer to join our dynamic IT team. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in designing, implementing, and maintaining our organization's network infrastructure. As a Senior Network Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring the stability, security, and optimal performance of our network systems.

 

Responsibilities:

Network Design and Implementation:

  • Design and implement scalable, reliable, and efficient network solutions.
  • Evaluate and recommend new technologies to enhance network capabilities.

Network Security:

  • Implement and maintain robust security measures to safeguard the organization's network infrastructure.
  • Conduct regular security audits and ensure compliance with industry standards.
  • Network Monitoring and Optimization:
  • Monitor network performance, troubleshoot issues, and implement optimizations to maximize efficiency.
  • Proactively identify and resolve potential network bottlenecks or connectivity issues.

Collaboration and Team Leadership:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and align network solutions accordingly.
  • Provide mentorship and technical guidance to junior network engineers.
  • Documentation and Reporting:
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of network configurations, changes, and troubleshooting procedures.
  • Generate regular reports on network performance and present findings to stakeholders.

Vendor Management:

  • Collaborate with vendors to evaluate, select, and implement hardware and software solutions.
  • Manage vendor relationships and ensure timely resolution of issues.
  • Capacity Planning:
  • Conduct capacity planning to anticipate future network needs and propose necessary upgrades.
  • Recommend improvements to existing infrastructure to accommodate growth.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Proven experience as a Network Engineer, with a focus on senior-level responsibilities.
  • Industry certifications such as CCIE, CCNP, or equivalent.
  • Extensive knowledge of network protocols, technologies, and security best practices.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Detail orientated
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with cloud networking (e.g., AWS, Azure).
  • Knowledge of software-defined networking (SDN) concepts.
  • Familiarity with network automation and scripting languages (e.g., Python).
  • Project management skills for overseeing network-related projects.

Internal Mobility at Korn Ferry

If you currently work for Korn Ferry or one of our affiliates, you must be eligible to apply for a different position within Korn Ferry to use the Careers Site. If you accept such a position, your benefits programs and Human Resources policies may change. Please consult with your HR contact for the new position concerning application eligibility, including any immigration/visa needs, benefit programs, and HR policies applicable to that position.

Korn Ferry is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative

Action Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/ Veteran.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.