Network Engineer
Yorkshire Drive HQ, Yorkshire House, Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ

Job Reference: 003129

Location: Yorkshire Drive HQ, Yorkshire House, Yorkshire Drive, Bradford, BD5 8LJ

Closing Date: 29/11/2020

Salary £: Up to £55,000 (depending on experience) + Bonus & Benefits

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Division: Customer Services Division

Hours per week: 35

As our next Network Engineer you’ll provide technical expertise to deliver and maintain compliant and performant network data, security and telephony services across YBS. You’ll join a likeminded team in our Bradford based Technology Operations function.

What You'll Do

  • Provide daily support of incidents and change requests within the Network Service Data Team

  • Responsible for the installation, configuration and support of Production, Non-Production and Disaster Recovery Networking infrastructures

  • Other tasks will include design, documentation and subsequent installation, configuration and support of infrastructure required to sustain the various phases of Network implementation, from development through to live transition and support

Skills Required

  • Previous experience in designing, implementing and supporting LAN/WAN networks within a large-scale corporate environment

  • Have a good understanding of Internet Protocol (IP) networks

  • Are experienced in implementing security techniques around Internet facing services

  •  Have a solid understanding of DNS and DHCP in Windows/Unix and Internet environment

  • Possess an understanding of vulnerability assessment/penetration testing

  • Experience of OSPF, BGP, Spanning-Tree, VPN’s and Wireless technologies

  • Security/firewall experience including Cisco ASA’s (with FirePOWER) and Check Point

  • Have a proven background of using network and security monitoring/troubleshooting tools to identify and fix problems on the network

  • Possess good Security/Network problem diagnosis and resolution skills

Life at YBS

In addition to the usual benefits such as competitive salary, annual bonus and healthcare packages we offer you…

Flexibility – Whether it’s picking up the kids from school or catching that early morning yoga session we have you covered.

Celebrating Success – From everyday thank you cards, to our annual ‘Raising the Roof’ gala to celebrate our golden ticket winners we acknowledge our colleagues successes no matter how big or small.

Giving Back – Fancy 31 hours of paid leave a year to get involved in community activities? Together last year, we completed more than 11,000 hours of volunteering!

Inclusivity - We don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our colleagues, our customers and our community. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

Site Perks – Some of our sites have added little extras such as a gym, restaurant and free parking at our Bradford site, roof garden in Leeds, and on-site restaurant and free parking at our Peterborough site.


If you’ve got a solid background in Network Engineering and you want to develop a career in an empowering, respectful and supporting business then why not join us?

Our people are our heart and soul; we’re commercial and caring, big enough to offer you a challenge and small enough for you to make a real impact. We’re devoted to putting people first and doing the right thing by providing real help with real life.

We’d love to hear from you so why not apply today and be Your Brilliant Self!

Any Questions – Contact Tazafia Mahmood at


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.