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Network Engineer

Job type Permanent
Schedule Full time
Job Function Information technology
Brand BNP Paribas Personal Finance
Apply REF: GBR000740

Network Engineer

Full Time, Permanent

Solihull B91 2AA 

The IT team at BNP Paribas Personal Finance are currently seeking experienced Network Engineers to join their team; this opportunity would suit an experienced Engineer seeking a new opportunity in a corporate environment. 

BNP Paribas Personal Finance is committed to creating responsible consumer finance solutions that customers trust and help our partners grow.  With the backing of a global bank we’ve exciting growth ambitions and you’ll be joining a dynamic business which provides people with opportunities to make it happen in a high energy environment. 

Our IT teams keep BNP Paribas Personal Finance moving in the right direction every moment of every day, without them our business simply could not evolve. Your ideas and solutions will not just help manage operations, they will transform the business and ultimately affect how every one of our functions works. 

As our new Network Engineer, you will work within the Networks Team implementing new project work and supporting current infrastructure to ensure availability of services to clients across all networking technologies.

Key Responsibilities

- Ensuring PCI DSS and Group security requirements are adhered to for existing and new infrastructure.

- Working within ITIL framework to ensure SLA’s are met for faults and new service requests while also ensuring change controls meet our own internal, and ITIL, standards.

- Frequent liaison with 3rd party providers and internal colleagues to ensure all changes are meticulously planned and implemented successfully to reduce impact to clients.

- Working closely within the Networks team with fellow analysts to ensure good communication and knowledge transfer is maintained.

- Test networks in relation to systems performance and provide regular performance statistics and reporting; develop strategies and roadmaps for maintaining network infrastructure

- Identify single points of failure and recovery plans

- Facilitate capacity and availability management processes and procedures across all network services

- Participate in 1 in 3 24/7 on call rota



What we’re looking for: 

- Experience in a Networking Environment, within a technical team and across multiple projects
- Hands on experience of network troubleshooting
- CCNA qualified or CCNP, CCSA
- Cisco Switching and routing, Firewalls and load balancing technology
- Fortinet FW, VMware NSX, vx LAN, OTV, F5 LTM, ASM, Netscaler Gateway

Our culture

We understand that next step in your career journey is an important one. We also know it’s all about the people as they are the ones that make our business the success it is. That’s why we provide colleagues with opportunities to make great things happen in an open and exclusive environment. 

Our culture is innovative, collaborative and fun and we challenge everyone to make a difference for colleagues, customers, partners and our community. 
Being part of the BNP Paribas global banking group means you’re part of something big; with plenty of opportunities to take on additional responsibilities and make a real difference.   

We offer

As you’d expect from being a global banking group, we can give you an award winning benefits package that gives you flexibility to choose your benefits based on what’s important to you. You’ll also have a competitive salary, a contributory pension scheme, plus life insurance and private medical insurance, not to mention the all-important 25 days holiday each year to enjoy.  

Is there a fit?

If you’re interested in joining our dynamic and growing team, then we’d love to hear from you.

Primary Location: GB-ENG-SolihullJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYEducation Level: Not indicatedSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Attention to detail / rigorTransversal competency: Analytical Ability