Senior Network Engineer


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Senior Network Engineer
Job Type
Work from home
Salary Details
£50k - £65k DOE
Key Skills
Network engineering, Cisco, Network management, Load balancers, ITIL, ACI, L3 Network Support
Jakub Bakowski
07483 001374

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Job description

Senior Network Engineer – c. £50k - £65k + bens
Remote / Home Based
Security Clearance Requirement: SC Cleared or Willing to undergo clearance

We are currently on the lookout for an experienced Network Engineer to act as a single point of contract for IT user related issues and provide network maintenance within a prestigious organization. You will be joining a team environment and work in collaboration to deliver a high standard of IT network related customer service.

Skills / Environment
• Good working knowledge of ITIL processes.
• Proven experience within IT and networking field
• Any valid networking technical certifications demonstrating proficiency with these skills
• Essential networking hands-on experience with:
o APICs and Nexus switches
o (Enterprise) Cisco IOS Routers and Switches
o (Enterprise) Wi-Fi technologies including Cisco WLC or others
o Network management tools like SolarWinds, or similar
o F5 appliances Load balancers (LTM) and global traffic managers (GTM DNS) including writing iRules
o Experience with firewalls such as Fortinet and Palo Alto
• Desirable networking hands-on experience with:
o Cisco ACI, Scripting tools like tcl, python or perl
o Experience with cloud networking technologies for major cloud providers such as AWS and Azure
• Experience or good understanding of:
o Spanning-tree protocols like MST, PVST and RSTP, trunking, channels, first-hop routing protocols and CDP
o Enterprise and service provider routing protocols like OSPF. BGP and EIGRP
o Network management protocols like SNMP, Netflow, SCP, NTP and AAA

Role Responsibilities:
• L3 Network support.
• Network incident diagnostics/resolution
• Network change implementation via requests made via ITSM
• Automation (scripting) of some network changes which you will help to write and test
• Integrate within the established team
• Demonstrate a strong ‘can do’ attitude and willingness to progress
• Support & training will be provided to ensure further development

This role may suit candidates, who hold the following job titles: Network Engineer, Senior Network Engineer, Network Support Engineer, Network Technician, Network Support Technician, Network Infrastructure Engineer, Network Systems Engineer

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