V11815 Trainee Network Engineer
Who is Telent?
Telent is a technology partner to some of the biggest names in the rail and highways sectors including London Underground, Network Rail, Highways England and Transport for London
The UK’s Rail network is becoming more reliant on innovative digital technologies to keep services running smoothly, especially as technology develops at a rapid rate. Today Telent is maintaining operationally critical telecommunications systems that keep stations open and trains running.
To work within a customer facing project team to deliver and support network solutions for business transition, transformation and business as usual activities
Learning to create the technical requirements documentation based on business process requirements
To support the product/application selection and architecture development processes
Learning to manage 3rd party suppliers including technical liaison, technical compliance, inter-dependencies between suppliers, testing, scoping of support contracts and transfer into operations
Training on end to end responsibility for the specification, design, configuration and deployment of the solutions, including all documentation, statements of work, handbooks, user guides, training and successful transfer into operations.
To develop a strong understanding of the application portfolio used within the operational environment
To provide out of hours support as required for application faults
Develop technical specifications, network architecture documentation and other relevant documentation
Undertake network and application configuration
Managing the devices, system and integration testing
Providing support on applications, reports and interfaces
Liaise with vendors where necessary and apply or oversee relevant updates and patches.
Monitor performance and efficiency of the network and instigate modifications and improvements where necessary
Provide advice to end users on how to operate the network
Resolve technical queries
Provide network training as required
Test new product releases and upgrades
Create and maintain the system documentation
To demonstrate an active interest in keeping an up to date knowledge of networking technology.
Articulate – ability to translate technical requirements in simple terms
GCSE Maths and English grade 7 or above
Excellent communication skills for completing documentation and communicating effectively.
Positive ‘can-do’ attitude
Enthusiastic and willing to learn
Technical knowledge across all components of applications technology.
Investigative and problem solving skills.
Knowledge of IT infrastructure and application platforms and operating systems.
Excellent employee benefits:
Telent is committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages.
You’ll be treated as an individual. We’re not a vast corporation, which means every individual counts. With us, you’ll be valued and supported, involved and empowered from day one – be quick and apply now!
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.
Telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion