Betting Jobs are working with a large international software provider to the betting and gaming sector, based on the Isle of Man, as they seek to hire an experienced Networking Specialist for their growing tech operations. This role represents an excellent opportunity to work with one of the most respected names in the online betting industry, and applications are open to all international candidates interested in relocating to the Isle of Man.
Provides Technical expertise within the IT networking space.
Identifying technology gaps and spearheading new technology adoptions as per industry best practice .
Key in providing insight into new technologies and business benefit in exploring these options
Roles and Responsibilities:
Research and development
Engage with vendors regarding new technologies
Maintain technical awareness of market trends and solutions.
Document needs analysis based on company requirements and provide technical impact
Lead proof of concepts
Technology GAP analysis
Guide the implementation and deployment of new technologies
Identify training needs based on new technology implementations and train where applicable
Ownership of technology strategy and roadmap
Advise organization in technical direction
Maintain and improve service catalog
Technical documentation resulting from service catalog artifacts
Lead and participate in high impacting projects typically as a technical lead within the project team
Maintain strong relationship with the following teams
Responsible for technical escalation within the team
Coaching of junior engineers
Identify training gaps and report back to team lead
Required Skills & Experience:
10 to 15 years of experience in Networking and IT infrastructure preferable
Vendor certification to CCNP or equivalent preferable
Able to demonstrate leadership qualities
Experience in Enterprise/Datacenter Technologies and Architecture
Proficient Network planning and design
Knowledge and demonstrated experience preferred in the following areas
Network Connectivity and Protocols
Advanced L2 and L3 understanding
IP services/applications such as DNS, DHCP
CDN workings and concepts
Must have strong interpersonal skills
Dealing with technical escalations
Demonstrate ability to maintain excellent standards and service levels
Candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
Candidate must have self and project management skills to maintain timely deliverables.
Able to communicate with end users across the business and tie together technical requirements.