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Technical Architect

We currently have an opportunity for a full time, Technical Architect to join our team...


We are currently seeking an experienced Technical Architect / Technical Designer to join our collaborative team to translate business problems into technical designs and supporting documentation.


Key responsibilities

  • Assessing business and applications requirements for networks/security.
  • Capture and document requirements.
  • Planning, designing and upgrading network installation projects.
  • Troubleshooting network architecture and making recommendations for system findings and enhancements.
  • Making recommendations for leveraging network installations and reducing operational costs.
  • Keep abreast of new emerging technologies and techniques within the networking space.
  • Be involved in the review and selection of new products to build services upon.



  • Technical content within customers proposals
  • Supporting presentations as required
  • High-Level designs and supporting documentation Kit lists, Patching schedules
  • Low-Level designs and supporting documentation


About you:

We are looking for some with a minimum of 3 years’ experience with network installation, administration, and support and ideally 1 or more years in a similar design role.

Specific technical skills requirements:

  • Experience in Wi-Fi solution implementation and design
  • Experienced in network LAN design, especially spanning tree, link aggregation, VLANs and QoS, ideally on Cisco and Extreme product lines
  • Experienced in network WAN design, especially within dynamic routing protocols e.g OSPF, BGP.
  • Experience of firewall implementation and design
  • Industry accepted certifications, ideally with Cisco CCNP or CCDP certifications or other vendor equivalents
  • Wireless certifications


Knowledge of one or more of the following are beneficial:

  • Virtualisation infrastructure and networking especially VMware
  • Security solutions and integration for products other than firewalls
  • Office Fabric networks
  • SD-WAN networks
  • Multicast and Broadband networks
  • Strong operating system exposure to either Windows and/or Linux


What you can expect:

In addition to your salary, you will be rewarded with: –

  • Up to 10% annual performance related bonus
  • Private health care
  • 4.5% matched company contribution pension
  • Death in service cover


If you are interested and would like to apply for this role, please send us your covering letter and CV to Rebecca.Boyes@trustsystems.co.uk

You must be eligible to work in the UK.


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