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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 24/09/2021.

Senior Network Engineer

Job Reference: 202-A-21-15067

Employer:
South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
IM&T
Location:
Exeter/ Bristol
Salary:
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum (indicative)

The Senior Network Engineer (SNE) role is a technical position. The role requires an extensive knowledge of network technologies, specifically CISCO Layer 2 & 3 switches, Fortigate & Cisco ASA firewall technologies, and a good understanding of and ability to support voice & video on the network.

The post holder, alongside the other member of the networks team, will be responsible for the installation, configuration and maintenance of the network environment, to include coordinating any installs, moves, changes, break/fix and decommissioning of physical assets.

The post holder will also be responsible to the Network Manager and Director of Information Management and Technology, for the efficient and effective support of Information Technology and Computerised systems and services throughout the Trust, to support first class patient care.

Applicants will ideally have achieved some CISCO Certifications and at least four years experience working in a similar post

*There will be an expectation to join the on call rota that would attract an additional 4.5% salary uplift at the current rate




At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.



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