A prestigious financial services company based in Manchester is looking for an experienced Network Analyst to join their team that will be responsible for providing overall network support across the business. This role requires an in-depth knowledge of network, software and hardware installation techniques. Aside from technical skills, professionalism to work in a formal environment and having excellent communication skills are desired.
Provide network support and resolving connectivity issues.
Analyse and monitor network performance.
Configure hardware and software to optimise network communication.
Set up LAN and WAN networks and VOIP.
Keep network servers updated and perform system administration tasks and ensure network security.
Keep up with advancements in network technologies and solutions.
2-5 years of experience as a network analyst, or similar.
Relevant network certifications (ideally CCNP or CCNA).
Working knowledge of LAN/WAN, switching, routing, firewalls, VPN, WLAN, remote access, network infrastructure, protocols and services.
In-depth knowledge of hardware, software, and network installation techniques.
Exceptional ability to provide network support and resolve errors.
Advanced knowledge of network setup and security.
Ability to keep up with advancements in IT network technologies.
Proficiency in documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.
Exceptional communication skills.