Network Architect


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Location Kilkenny
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Dee Curley

Network Architect

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Job ID: JOB-12161

Network Architect 

My client a healthcare delivery enterprise are looking for a Network Architect to join their Team in Kilkenny in their state of the art Global Technology Centre

Reports To: Chief Information Officer, BI Director 


The Architect position requires a high degree of technical architecture expertise in design, development, and implementation of architecture strategy for a single project. Contributes to strategic leadership planning and leads feasibility analysis on potential future projects to management.  The Architect oversees the development, maturation and integration of enterprise architectures based on customer provided requirements to meet customer needs.  They contribute to the design, development, execution and deployment of an architecture program.

Network Architect roles and responsibilities include:

  • Knowledge & Skill – Typically possesses seven years of relevant work experience. Requires technical mastery and business knowledge in each technology domain and has an operational understanding of supporting technology domains. Solves complex technical problems.  Develops and executes technical plans aligning with the business strategies.
  • Complexity of Work – Design and implementation of integrated technical solutions utilizing the capabilities of related technology domains. Contributes to the development of technical strategies for the sub-function. Maintains an awareness of the future direction of all related technologies and assesses how to employ new functionality.
  • Strategy & Innovation – Provides strategic direction, guidance and integration of products and services related to a technology domain. Understands Departmental and Organizational goals and alignments as related to the technology domain.
  • Scope of Influence – Execution, design and thinking into a technology domain. Management, Administration, execution and integration of technology domain that supports the responsibilities of the related team.
  • Community Presence/Eminence – Participates in a job-related community and brings knowledge back to the team demonstrated though presentation of learned material within the team. Initiates contacts with key technologists and other subject matter experts.
  • Performs in accordance with system-wide competencies/behaviours.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:  Bachelor’s Degree

Typically has 10+ years’ experience with IP networking and large enterprise network designs through education or practical experience.

Job Specific Competencies and Knowledge:  

Expert level proficiency in IP routing, switching, and wireless technologies, protocols, and best practices.

  • Expert level knowledge of design and integration of telecommunication distribution.
  • Conversant in IPv4 and IPv6 deployment methodologies.
  • Experience in understanding enterprise systems, applications and endpoints.
  • Collaborate with members of multiple teams.
  • Experience architecting and designing a 24 x 7 x 365 network infrastructure.
  • Experience in communication and collaborative technologies.
  • Strong documentation skill set.
  • Preferred Qualifications: Nokia SRA or Cisco CCIE.

Personal Competencies:         

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects, and forge strong interpersonal relationships within the department, with other departments, and with external audiences.
  • Excellent planning, communication, documentation, organizational, analytical, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professionalism, enthusiasm and initiative on a daily basis.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment a must.
  • Experience working with minimal direction, with a keen ability to leverage business-sense to guide decision making.
  • Healthcare experience preferred but not required, consumer / retail / technology /Insurance experience preferred.

For further information on this Network Architect role in Kilkenny please contact Dee Curley on 086 7902191 /

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Dee Curley


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Network Architect

Dee Curley

Role Type Permanent
Contact Dee Curley
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