Network Infrastructure Engineer

Technical Marlow, United Kingdom


Looking to join a team that innovates through technology?

Do you enjoy working as part of an enthusiastic, passionate, and collaborative team?

Join our IT Operations team

The IT Operations team are responsible for the network and infrastructure supporting Softcat’s systems and processes; telephony and collaboration platforms; application support, managing our 3rd party support partners and the Softcat Helpdesk.

Success. The Softcat Way.

Softcat is a £1billion+ technology solutions business and trusted partner to names like Apple, Microsoft, and Adobe. Offering a growing portfolio of services including software licensing, cyber security, and IT infrastructure, we give our technical teams the tools and support to make exciting things happen. This is where to achieve more for your career.

Do you want to make change happen by joining a team that never stands still? 

As a Network Infrastructure Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the delivery and maintenance of Softcat’s IT and Network infrastructure, working closely with our Managed Service providers and internal IT teams.

As a Network Infrastructure Engineer, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Managing, maintaining and optimising Softcat’s IT and Network infrastructure, primarily focusing on the network
  • Creating and maintain high quality technical documentation
  • Using your knowledge to identify underlying problems and suggest solutions
  • Acting as an escalation point for end user issues relating to the IT and Network infrastructure
  • Capturing and provide infrastructure information to IT Operations Management to assist with capacity planning
  • Performing appropriate duties as assigned by management

What we need from you

  • Networking experience; LAN/WAN/SD-WAN, DHCP, DNS & Wireless Networks
  • Experience managing enterprise firewalls
  • Experience managing Cisco switches and routing protocols BGP, EIGRP, OSPF
  • Awareness and understanding of Public Cloud technologies; AWS and Azure
  • Windows Server Experience; Microsoft Windows Server 2012/2016/2019
  • Administering Microsoft Active Directory, Exchange Server & Office 365
  • Identity management

Work in a way that works for you

We recognise that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

  • Hybrid working - 3 days in the office and 2 days working from home
  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times you start and finish during the day
  • Flexibility around school pick up and drop offs

Working with us

Wherever you work, we want you to experience the freedom and autonomy to realise your potential. You will feel supported by a team that celebrates individuality, encourages different perspectives, and embraces every background.


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and will provide you with opportunities to grow, flourish, and achieve great things. Our benefits include:

  • Max employer pension contributions of 5%
  • Share incentive plan
  • Life assurance
  • Healthcare
  • Buy extra holiday plus an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday
  • Technology vouchers, activity passes, restaurant discount cards
  • Option to add your partner/family to some of the benefits
  • Access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all perks and flexible benefits

Join us

To become part of the success story, please apply now

Softcat is an inclusive company where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all and passionate about promoting greater diversity in the tech sector. 

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