Senior Network Specialist

London School of Economics and Political Science - Information Management and Technology

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

A new vacancy has emerged within Information Management and Technology for a Senior Network Specialist. The role will be located in our offices at Aldwych Central London and resides within the Network Team. The Senior Network Specialist will play a key role in LSE’s Network Strategy by working closely with the Network Manager, Senior Network Architect, Project and Service Managers in the management and delivery of a significant Network upgrade programme. They will also be responsible for coordinating resources to support Network operations during major project delivery. This is an exciting opportunity to join LSE as it refreshes its Network Strategy during a period of campus growth.

Candidates should have experience of managing a large enterprise class network and an ability to prioritise and co-ordinate resources to ensure effective service delivery standards are maintained. Candidates should also be able to demonstrate evidence of leading and managing project teams, work packages and reports to ensure successful project delivery, and an ability to prioritise, plan and organise multiple tasks with competing priorities and allocate resources appropriately, often under pressure.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the job description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please go to If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please e-mail: quoting reference

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12th December 2016 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Interviews will be held 20th December 2016.

LSE values diversity and strives to promote equality at all levels, including its employees, students, customers and associates.

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