Network Architect – UK Wide


UK Wide

The Job on Offer

Capgemini’s Cloud Infrastructure Services practice has an established global team tasked with client advisory services, cloud project engagements and cloud service delivery.  As a result of consistently high demand, the Cloud Practice is looking to increase the scale of the architect team by recruiting an experienced Network architect.

This is a customer focused, highly technical role involving the design, evaluation and technical review of major network installations, implementation activities, client support, projects, transitions, due diligence exercises, and the development of new business solutions. 

Your Role:

As a Network Architect, you’ll be supporting large clients in an outsourcing service environment working across network design, implementation, operations, support and project/change management.

•    Architecting, designing and implementing robust network solutions.
•    Facilitating workshops and requirement gathering to support the development of client solutions
•    Mentoring and providing leadership to junior engineers
•    Working in geographically dispersed support environments and with third party network service providers
•    Partnering with clients to understand their requirements and offering new business solutions to enhance their network infrastructure 
•    Opportunity to work on the latest generation of networking technologies:
•    Software Defined Networks
–    Automation/Orchestration
–    Security products
–    VMware NSX and other NFV products.
–    Tooling

Your Profile:

A good working knowledge of IP, Ethernet, routing and switching within LAN/WAN/Data Centre/ Public Cloud environments

•    Proven experience of designing complex network technical solutions using third parties as required in multi tenanted/shared environments
•    Experience of network consolidation, and associated capacity planning to provide increased availability and flexibility
•    Experience of tooling for systems management
•    Practical working knowledge of network protocols and standards, telco/network provider service offers and network security
•    Recognised Cisco or other industry certification
•    Ability to gain security clearance for government work; this process can take place once they have joined Capgemini but any job offer will be dependent on SC clearance being obtained.
•    Experience with load balancers, hardware proxy devices, IDS/AV, and Voice technologies would be desirable

Why Capgemini is Unique?

At Capgemini we don’t just believe in Diversity & Inclusion, we actively go out to making it a working reality.  Driven by our core values and Active Inclusion Campaign, we build environments where you can bring you whole self to work.

We aim to build an environment where employees can enjoy a positive work-life balance.  Through our New Normal campaign, we are looking to embed hybrid working in all that we do and make flexible working arrangements the day-to-day reality for our people.  All UK employees are eligible to request flexible working arrangements. 

Capgemini offers the opportunity to shape your career path, based on your interests and ambitions.  For example, if you want to become a ‘People Manager’ Connected Manager learning journey is there for you.  If you want to become an ‘Architect’ our Global Architect Community offerings can help you get there. 

About Capgemini:

Capgemini is a global leader in partnering with companies to transform and manage their business by harnessing the power of technology. The Group is guided everyday by its purpose of unleashing human energy through technology for an inclusive and sustainable future. It is a responsible and diverse organization of 300,000 team members in nearly 50 countries. With its strong 50 year heritage and deep industry expertise, Capgemini is trusted by its clients to address the entire breadth of their business needs, from strategy and design to operations, fuelled by the fast evolving and innovative world of cloud, data, AI, connectivity, software, digital engineering and platforms. The Group reported in 2020 global revenues of €16 billion.




Posted on:

January 12, 2022

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time


Any UK Base