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Network Engineer

England, Warwickshire, Warwick
Closing date
26 Jun 2024

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Full time

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Our Technology Teams at Telent are committed and enterprising. You must be when you are bringing the digital revolution to homes, infrastructure, and businesses across the country. Be prepared to jump right in when you join - to innovate and develop networks and systems for millions. The work is complex, but the reward is great - our work makes an impact! Help build and keep the nation's critical infrastructure connected and protected 24/7.

As a Network Engineer in our organization, your primary responsibility will be to ensure the stability, reliability, and security of our network infrastructure. You'll play a crucial role in maintaining existing systems, troubleshooting issues, and providing timely support to end-users.

What you'll do:

Network Monitoring and Maintenance:

  • Monitor network performance, identify bottlenecks, and proactively address issues.
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, including software updates, patch management, and configuration backups.
  • Troubleshoot network outages and connectivity problems, root cause analysis.

User Support:

  • Respond to incidents related to network connectivity, access, and performance.
  • Collaborate with helpdesk teams to resolve network-related tickets promptly.

Security and Compliance:

  • Implement security best practices, including firewall rules, access controls, and intrusion detection.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and internal policies.
  • Regularly review firewall rules and maintain them as needed.


  • Maintain accurate network documentation, including diagrams, configurations, and procedures.
  • Create and update knowledge base articles for common network issues.

Change Control:

  • Write, review, and adhere to change control notifications and procedures which are vital for ensuring stability in a live production environment.

Continuous Improvement:

  • Review, feedback and update procedures and practices to enhance our support offering.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related field or substantial Networking experience.
  • Certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, or equivalent is desirable.
  • Proficiency in network protocols (TCP/IP, OSPF) and network hardware (routers, switches, firewalls).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

What we offer:

A career at Telent can span many sectors, roles, technologies and clients giving you the opportunity to develop, learn new skills and make an impact. We are growing and we rely on our committed Team to deliver.
We nurture the talent that makes this happen, by our on-going commitment to creating an inclusive culture that respects and values difference, that celebrates diverse ideas. We want everyone to feel they can be themselves and to thrive at work.

The additional benefits with this role:

  • 34 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
  • Company pension scheme
  • A range of family friendly policies
  • Occupational health support and wellbeing Portal
  • Discounts on Cinema, Restaurants and Shopping with Telent Reward scheme


Careers site:

Current vacancies: Search Jobs - Telent Careers (

Key locations: Warwick (HQ), London, Belfast, Camberley, Chorley, Dublin with other locations across the UK   

About Telent

Telent specialise in the effective operation of critical national infrastructure and are at the heart of many of the UK’s and Ireland’s best-known brands. We design, deliver and support solutions and services which enable organisations to create, improve and operate the ICT and communication networks that their businesses depend on. Telent operate within various industry sectors including Transport, Emergency Services, Network Providers, Higher Education and Public Sector.

Innovative digital technologies are at the forefront of the UK’s busy Strategic Road Network to keep road users safe and services running smoothly. Transport for London, National Highways and many local authorities use our services for monitoring and controlling road usage, providing up-to-date traffic information and above all, protecting our roads and those that use them.

With traffic congestion and increasingly complex transport systems, our product and service offerings provide complete intelligent solutions. Our responsive approach to our customers, is key in an age where users expect seamless communication, regardless of the technology employed. Our highways solutions include asset management, traffic signal control & maintenance, CCTV, National Digital Infrastructure, 5G private networking and control rooms.  

We’re passionate about creating an environment that champions diversity and inclusion, where everyone feels they belong, can be themselves and empowered to reach their full potential. People are at the heart of our business, and we believe that our teams should reflect the diverse experiences and backgrounds of the communities we support.

Link to our Corporate Video:

Why Join Telent? People, Impact, and Opportunity

People - Our People join, stay, and demonstrate high performance because they have a shared passion and belief - and a voice. They care about their work because they know their contribution is valued.

Impact - Telent does work that is stimulating, challenging and important. Our People are proud to be building and maintaining critical infrastructure.

Opportunity - We provide equal opportunities for all our People to fulfil their potential and achieve their career aspirations.

Brilliance brought together.

Rewards and Benefits

At Telent, we offer a competitive benefits package additional to the fundamental benefits you’d expect. We invest in people, providing an extensive range of benefits to help you financially, reward you for your efforts, and support your life outside of work. This extensive range is unique to Telent and includes benefits supporting balancing work and home life, health and wellbeing, recognition, and tax-friendly benefits you deserve.  Benefits typically include:   

  • 34 days holiday, including public bank holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
  • Company matched pension scheme (up to 6% contribution matched)
  • Career development opportunities
  • A range of family friendly policies
  • Occupational health support and wellbeing portal
  • Discounts on Cinema, Restaurants and Shopping with Telent Reward scheme

Where roles allow, colleagues have the flexibility to design their own work pattern so their professional and personal lives can fit better together. Many of our roles allow hybrid working providing the flexibility to work from both home and our offices.

Our Values

At Telent our values and behaviours are extremely important, and they highlight what matters to us. We strive to Be Inclusive; we respect and learn from each other. We Take Responsibility for our actions and drive development and career progression. We seek to Collaborate creating opportunities for teamwork and a ‘One Talent’.  Customer Focused, we strive for continuous improvement and build and maintain trust with our customers. From the moment you join Telent, you’ll be in good company. Our people may come from different backgrounds, but all share the same drive to succeed and can-do attitude.


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