JOB TITLE: Chief Technical Officer (ISP/Telecoms)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 11288 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 27/01/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £70000 - £75000 per annum + Share Options+Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Position: Chief Technical Officer Location: Manchester Package: Up to £75,000+ Share Options + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays + breakfast every morning + training/development The Role: We are looking for an experienced Network Manager/Network Engineer looking to take the next step into a hands-on Chief Technical Officer role for a growing Telecommunications company.


Job Description

Chief Technical Officer (ISP/Telecoms)
Up to £75,000 + Share options + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays + breakfast every morning + training/development
Manchester

The Opportunity
We are recruiting for a fast growing Telecommunications company in Manchester. This role is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Network Manager/Network Engineer looking for their next step into a CTO role and be part of an exciting growth plan. You will responsible for the technical teams and also working closely with the CEO, turning concepts into technical strategies.

The Role
As a Chief Technical Officer you will be involved in building a solid technical foundation ensuring this is ready for massive success. You will sit on the board and will have previous engineering and management experience with the capability of being hands-on technically. You will be operationally slick and responsible for ensuring 24/7 uptime on the network. You will also be involved in the following duties:

*Building a great and sustainable technical team. There are already 8 people in the team however they are continuing to grow.
*Technical leadership - 100% responsible for the technical team and their delivery.
*Refining the business from an operational point of view.
*Working closely with the CEO, bringing ideas to the table for the technical strategy.
*Providing input on how to build on an already successful product portfolio.
*KPI's, reporting, adhering to SLAs.

The Requirements
As a Chief Technical Officer you will have experience from an ISP/Telecoms company specifically within Ethernet/Connectivity. You will have a solid understanding of how an ISP network works and will have an engineering background ideally in Juniper however Cisco will also be considered. Any certifications in Juniper or Cisco are highly advantageous (JNCIS, JNCIA, CCIE, CCNP, CCNA). You will have previous managerial experience and will understand operations. This role will suit someone who is a Network Manager/Network Engineer with management experience that is looking for a step up into a Chief Technical Officer role and turn technical concepts into reality.

The Company
Fast growing provider of Telecommunications solutions that are offering the opportunity for the right candidate to be responsible for the technical strategy and growth of the business.

The Package
Salary is up to £75,000 + Share Options + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays + breakfast every morning + training/development

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.








Job Keywords

Connectivity, Ethernet, ISP, Telecoms, Manager, Engineer, Juniper, Cisco



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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