Network Engineer - $10BN+ AUM Hedge Fund (Mayfair/Remote)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Profit Share

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Adam.Francis@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    111166_1597413449

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-25

  • Start date:

    Flexible / Notice Period

  • Client:

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Network Engineer with a first-class academic record sought to join a relative newcomer to the Hedge Fund market but who already have $10BN+ in Assets Under Management.

My client boasts a best-in-class Alternative Investment Management environment hence the high academic bar. This will be the first in-house Network Engineer hire for the business therefore there is an unrivalled opportunity to learn and grow with the business. You wil join a small IT team covering design, engineering and support of a multi-site network including remote locations and datacentres. Ideally you will have a strong desire to learn and get involved in all areas of Technology while continuously striving to improve the network security and environment.

Requirements

  • Excellent academic record including A-levels at grade A*/A/B (or international equivalent) and a minimum 2:1 degree from a reputable University. This is non-negotiable.
  • Cisco LAN/WAN, routing & switching (CCNA skill equivalent, ideally CCNP equivalent, certification not necessary), with 3+ years post-graduate experience.
  • Firewalls, ideally Palo Alto. TCP/IP, DNS, DHC, VPN, SMTP, SSL.
  • Design, implementation and a security-focused mindset.
  • Windows experience to include Active Directory, MS Office, Windows 10 and Windows Server.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as the first Network Engineer hire for a best-in-class Hedge Fund business. Please note the academic requirements, which are essential, with my client happy to wait for the perfect candidate.