Project Administrator

Project Administrator

Chester (CH4 8RH) – onsite parking available

Project Administrator responsibilities;

  • Accurate reporting on project trackers and internal database software.
  • Liaise with Engineers onsite for access to site, kit / equipment issues etc.
  • Ensure data is correctly entered into handover documentation and internal database
  • Support Project Coordinator with administrative requirements
  • Escalation point for internal and external issues to resolve logistics, materials and compliance issues.

Background from Project Administrator;

  • Previous working experience as a Project Administrator (or similar) where a service is being delivered in a B2B environment (Telecommunications, Utilities, Engineering etc)

Skills & Qualifications required from Project Administrator;

  • Minimum 5 GCSEs A*-C or equivalent
  • Strong communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Flexibility in approach to work
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • IT skills; MS Office (Excel and Word)
  • Experienced with management of materials and data compliance

In return, you’ll work for a close-knit, innovative company that is invested in your well-being and personal development. Committed to employee engagement, Comvergent empowers each staff member to achieve their goals.
In a happy and healthy office, you’ll work with a team of colleagues who take pride in their role and believe in cooperation and openness with each other.
Comvergent promote other benefits such as; breakfast mornings, employee fun days, weekly fresh fruit baskets, staff events and other innovative ideas brought forward by the Comvergent Committee.
We are also proud to support both national and local charities through a range of fundraising activities that we encourage staff get involved in.
Feel free to contact us for more information regarding the opportunity of Project Administrator.

Infrastructure Architect

Infrastructure Archiect
£450-500/day
Winchester, Hampshire

Converged and Hyper-Converged Technologies (HCI) running VMware Infrastrcture Architect required for the following;

Responsibilities of Infrastructure Architect;

  • Produce detailed high and low level design proposals to ensure that they are delivered on time, meet the approved business requirements, align with IT strategy
  • Technical IT Infrastructure expert, experienced in producing client-server, multi-tiered architecture designs
  • Produce initiative mandates and business cases to support the development of IT Infrastructure and business systems
  • Look at future Infrastructure roadmap, assist the business in proposing solutions and produce designs for those solutions.
  • Creation of Architecture deliverables and templates i.e. Conceptual Design, High and Low Level Designs & Risk Analysis

IT Infrastructure Architect technical skills and experience;

  • Essential – Background in Designing Converged and Hyper Converged technologies (HCI) running VMware
  • Able to write designs covering multi datacentre architecture for Infrastructure as well as application solutions using Virtual Machine and Database replication.
  • Strong skills in providing technical solutions (7+ years)
  • Excellent arcticulate skills in producing HLD and LLDs
  • Previous Operational background in VMWare vSphere is advantageous.
  • Private or Public Cloud server virtualisations, IaaS, PaaS (including Hyper-v, AWS, VMware, Windows Azure)
  • Experience within SMART Metering / Utilities / Telecoms industry.

Qualifications from IT Infrastructure Architect;

  • Degree or relevant experience
  • TOGAF qualified
  • ITIL v3 Foundation
  • VMware Certified Professional
  • MCSE cloud platform and infrastructure

Comvergent are acting as an Employment agency on behalf of the client seeking a IT Infrastructure Architect on a 3 month rolling contract.
If you’re interested in applying for the IT Infrastructure Architect position and have the necessary skills, please get in touch and apply. Contract is outside of IR35.

Network Operations Engineer (SC Cleared)

Network Operations Engineer (SC CLEARED)

Location: Huddersfield

Start Date: ASAP

Day Rate: NEGOTIABLE

Role Summary:

  • The Network Operations Engineer reports to the Networks Operations Team Lead within IT&N, Networks Operations team providing 2nd/3rd Line technical support and ensuring our client are delivering operational services within the agreed SLA’s on complex IP networks that are used to serve the clients customers.
  • Provide technical guidance to technical teams on network related work to ensure the client provides solutions that fulfil customer’s requests while not comprising on quality.
  • Actively work on service improvement plans to drive service performance improvements and identify cost savings or increase in efficiency.
  • Provide full lifecycle management of network/security devices including reviewing and implementing network upgrades and decommissioning tasks.
  • Maintain security of the client’s network including implementing measures to safeguard.
  • Work with the Network Engineering team to ensure that network solutions are transitioned into the live environment without issue and in line with all service requirements
  • Plan and participate in BCDR planning and testing of critical network infrastructure systems for the client and their customers
  • The role will require the successful candidate to be on 24×7 oncall on a rota system.
  • The role will be based within the main office, however there will be a requirement to travel to different locations across the UK at times.

Experience required:

  • 3-5 year’s experience in an Operational Network support role.
  • Experienced in troubleshooting complex IP Networks.
  • Strong knowledge of Cisco devices including IOS and IOS XR operating systems.
  • Experience of routing protocols including BGP and OSPF.
  • Good knowledge of implementing and troubleshooting QOS on complex networks.
  • Experienced in Data Centre network technologies and troubleshooting.
  • Good understanding of security devices including firewall, threat and intrusion detection systems.
  • Working knowledge in configuring and troubleshooting wireless network technologies.
  • Understanding of F5 load balancers including LTM and GTM modules.

Interested? Click apply to find out more!

***Please note this role requires you have valid Security Clearance to be considered.***

PCN Rigging Team Lead

Job Title – Rigging Team Lead (Telecoms)

Job Location – North Central/South Central (2 positions Available)

Job Role

  • Carryout installations on multiple networks, on multi technology networks/feeder systems, achieving agreed performance target
  • Carryout feeder system commissioning across multi-customer, multi technology networks achieving agreed performance targets on installation works.
  • Participate on Aluminium feeder replacement Project within the specified working areas across the UK.
  • Participate on Cross Feeder Rectification Project within the specified working areas across the UK
  • Working in two man party teams, completing feeder upgrades / cross feeder rectification on the multiple network sites and ability to complete end to end testing with Site Master and PIM Tester on completion of works.
  • Keep diligent records and accurately update both internal FSO and Customer systems where necessary
  • Vehicle daily checks on vehicle. One vehicle per two-man team
  • Test equipment, Site Master / PIM Tester provided by Ericsson. ARP to provide on lap top
  • Understand and Demonstrate Vodafone, Telefonica and MBNL On Site Booking on Process and Shut Down Process and understanding any third-Party Processes (Arqiva WIG Etc) and the adherence to all access requirements

Experience

  • Experience of installation, commissioning, integration and maintenance activity on feeder systems across all mobile operators
  • Working knowledge of safety standards and regulations as well as fall protection practices and procedures
  • Able to read blue print and assembly/installation drawings
  • Physically able to perform all aspects of jobs, including climbing ladders and towers and working on rooftop sites/ elevated platforms
  • Installing and maintaining various associated hardware and equipment related to antennas, transmission and feeder systems and earthing;
  • Interact effectively and productively with Ericsson CAT 6 Climbers / Riggers operations/maintenance group as well as other installation engineers
  • Perform all general ground duties associated with running feeders’ systems and complete end to end testing with site master sweep test and PIM Tester;
  • Experience of working at heights and tower rescue / roof top and MEWP and current RF Awareness certificated course

NOC Engineer

NOC Engineer

Huddersfield

Responsibilities of NOC Engineer;

  • Provide network monitoring and event management through the Operational Support Systems (OSS, i.e. Remdey) in line with Service Level Agreements
  • Remote monitoring and management of Ceragon IP10,IP20, SMC Spectrum 2, Nera and SIAE
  • IP connectivity, implementation, fault finding and testing switches, routers and radio equipment on remote sites
  • Managing incidents in accordance to SLAs and log
  • Fault finding on live circuits that carries specific traffic such as DAB digital radio or TV services
  • Coordinate with Field Engineers to troubleshoot, arrange access who can then carry out physical amendments once errors were identified.

NOC Engineer skills;

  • Previous experience in a NOC environment
  • Ceragon IP10,IP20, SMC Spectrum 2, Nera and SIAE.
  • DAB digital radio (DTTV)
  • Familiar with ITIL processes
  • Cisco routing and switching
  • VMware certified (desirable)
  • Linux
  • Netmaster
  • LAN/WAN/VLAN/MPLS

If you’re interested in the NOC Engineer position please contact the Comvergent recruitment team.

NOC Engineer rate: £200-225/day

IT Infrastructure Engineer

IT Infrastructure Engineer
£450-500/day
Winchester, Hampshire
Responsibilities of IT Infrastructure Engineer;

  • Produce detailed high and low level design proposals to ensure that they are delivered on time, meet the approved business requirements, align with IT strategy
  • Technical IT Infrastructure expert, experienced in producing client-server, multi-tiered architecture designs
  • Produce initiative mandates and business cases to support the development of IT Infrastructure and business systems
  • Look at future Infrastructure roadmap, assist the business in proposing solutions and produce designs for those solutions.

IT Infrastructure Engineer technical skills and experience;

  • Strong skills in providing technical solutions (7+ years)
  • Excellent documentation skills producing HLD and LLDs
  • Strong VMWare vSphere background
  • Private or Public Cloud server virtualisations, IaaS, PaaS (including Hyper-v, AWS, VMware, Windows Azure)
  • Experience within SMART Metering / Utilities / Telecoms industry.

Qualifications from IT Infrastructure Engineer;

  • Degree or relevant experience
  • TOGAF qualified
  • ITIL v3 Foundation
  • VMware Certified Professional
  • MCSE cloud platform and infrastructure

Comvergent are acting as an Employment agency on behalf of the client seeking a IT Infrastructure Engineer on a 3 month rolling contract.
If you’re interested in applying for the IT Infrastructure Engineer position and have the necessary skills, please get in touch and apply. Contract is outside of IR35.

Data Centre Engineer

Data Centre Engineer
Location: Farnborough

Start Date: ASAP (9 month contract available)

Data Centre Engineer responsibilities;

* Provide first point of contact into Operations for staff with technical issues supporting installation and deployment of new hardware in Data Centre
* Identify and troubleshoot failure diagnostics and perform initial maintenance.
* Ensure regular reporting service performance and quality metrics (Trouble Tickets managed within SLA’s and priority).
* Own customer issues through to resolution and escalate to the next level of support or management when required
* Logging of faults
* Keeping Equipment asset reports accurate
* Providing business updates to customers on a daily basis through conference calls and reporting.
* Provide cover for 2nd Line support where required

Experience:
* 1+ year Server Maintenance or Linux system maintenance

Data Centre Engineer skills and experience required;

* Have the knowledge of networking and server- Cisco or Huawei certification is preferred
* Must be able to work on rotational shift (nights and days)
* Proficient in the use of fault management systems and MS Office tools.
* Cisco or Huawei networking certifications desirable
* Exposure to a Data Centre working environment would be beneficial as would a Data Centre certification or qualification
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
* Demonstrate ability to prioritise and manage tasks pressure
* Excellent customer service skills.
* Tencent tracking system knowledge would be beneficial but training is provided