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Senior Network Engineer

Reports to: Group Head of IT

About YMU Group

YMU is a leading talent & influencer management company based out of the UK and US, representing an elite roster of some of the biggest names in popular culture – spanning global A-listers, household TV personalities, influencers & digital-first talent, chart-topping music artists, sports players, esports talent, best-selling authors, experts & thought leaders, writers, producers and many more.

We work courageously and persistently and have teams of industry-leading specialists in different areas – from strategy to commercial partnerships, content creation, community building, events, publishing, ventures, and financial planning – who work with our clients to help them achieve their creative and unique business objectives.

We strive to be the best company to work for, from providing excellent services to our clients to staff satisfaction, to diversity and inclusion, mental health, and wellbeing.

YMU has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Washington DC, and London.

About the position

As a Senior Network Engineer, you will be instrumental in supporting and maintaining YMU’s IT Network. Your focus will be on firewall, routing, WI-FI, applications, IT support and security systems. You will work with the IT team to provide desktop support to the staff at YMU. You will use your extensive knowledge in LAN and WAN, IP address management, Firewalls, and security access control systems to provide innovative solutions and ensure network stability and security. You will also work closely with the Head of IT on all IT projects.

Key responsibilities

  • Collaborating with other teams to ensure IT systems and services meet evolving needs.
  • Performing regular maintenance and patching of YMU’s network and security systems.
  • Producing high-quality documentation. Input into policy and procedures as required.
  • Assisting the Head of IT with creation of major incident reports, service reports and root cause analysis.
  • Required to visit other London based sites and occasionally work out of hours.

Experience & Capabilities

Essential

  • Significant demonstrable experience working in a similar role.
  • Must have Citrix Xen App experience.
  • Must have Aruba network appliances (switches) experience.
  • Must have a working knowledge of firewalls particularly Watchguard firewalls.
  • Must have experience managing Meraki Wi-Fi access points.
  • Good all-round knowledge of Microsoft applications – O365, Exchange, Active Directory.
  • Ability to work with vendors and create and escalate cases where necessary.
  • Strong customer-faced skills required to encourage and promote a friendly and approachable IT department.
  • Solid working experience with Apple products including Macbooks, iMacs and iPhones.
  • Good knowledge of network infrastructure including TCP/IP, routing, switches, vLANs, firewalls, DHCP, DNS, SMTP.

Desirable

  • Microsoft Intune administration.
  • Microsoft SharePoint administration.
  • Microsoft Azure Experience
  • Experience of working in an accountancy practice, would be an advantage.
  • Mosyle – Apple MDM.

What we Offer…

We offer a wide variety of benefits including:

  • Unlimited holiday
  • Access to flexible working conditions
  • Staff bonus scheme
  • Private medical insurance after 12 months’ service
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Workplace nursery scheme
  • Enhanced pension scheme

YMU Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to protected diversity characteristics such as race/ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. All successful job applications are subject to referencing and background checks.

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