Networks & Infrastructure
What you’ll be doing
The world of computer networks and infrastructure is transforming. More and more capability is moving to the edge, as smart devices become ubiquitous. Joining this together and managing it in a way that delivers business outcome centric platforms for our customers, is a growing challenge. Here, you’ll be involved in a developing a range of platform solutions from cloud service to dedicated private infrastructures, to integrating components in the internet of things. Taking on a diverse range of challenges against the backdrop of multi-sourcing of services, you’ll be involved in ensuring seamless integration and operations in hybrid environments. Every day you’ll be forming vital links between information and operational technology. That could mean managing product upgrades, safeguarding infrastructures, introducing innovative new tools, building servers and network security protection from scratch, or supporting on integration and service management.
You’ll be provided with on-going technical training aligned to your role, both on the job and via formal courses, with the aim of achieving industry-recognised certifications, allowing you to fast track your career. You’ll develop skills around architectural design and service while maintaining security, particularly in a multi-service environment.
As a vital member of a highly skilled and close-knit technical team, you’ll develop essential transferable working skills, including strategies to work well under pressure, organisation through effective prioritisation and strong communication skills. There is also an opportunity to move into team leader and management positions.
You’ll need to be motivated to work as part of a team, and demonstrate good communication skills, both verbal and written. Strong analytical and diagnostic skills, coupled with a methodical approach to your work are a requirement, as well as the ability to develop good relationships with customers. A strong interest in technology is a must, along with an aptitude to learn quickly and a passion to deliver solutions that ensure operational excellence for our clients.
“ My job involves creating tools and scripts to automate repetitive and time-consuming activities for our clients.”
Conor, University of Nottingham, Networks & Infrastructure Graduate