CenturyLink Security Architect in London, United Kingdom

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

Primarily responsible for the identification/development of IT solutions for external clients using company products, outsourced IT solutions and/or proprietary tools/techniques that others implement. Defines client needs and develops a plan and proposal for delivery of the project.. Having wide-ranging experience, uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways. Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise.

Job Description

  • Provide clients with technical expertise pertaining to networking, mobility, virtualization and cloud-based solutions

  • Evaluate, recommend, and execute new technologies and update existing infrastructure to ensure optimal network performance

  • Develop IT strategies to ensure the networking infrastructure meets existing and future requirements based on needs and regulations

  • Candidate must have the ability to work in a variety of environments, have excellent follow-up skills, provide detailed documentation, and be able to work effectively and independently

  • Participation in proposal content, product research, and sales meetings with prospective clients may be required

Qualifications

  • Consulting level Typically with 6+ years of experience with a Bachelor's Degree.

  • 4+ with a Master's Degree

Education

Bachelors or Equivalent

Masters or Equivalent

Alternate Location: UK-Berkshire-Winnersh; UK-London-Fleet Place

Requisition #: 205717

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