Senior Network Engineer - Cisco

N P Associates
London, South East England
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Network Engineer - Cisco

Candidates will have a number of years’ experience as Network / Infrastructure Engineer including Architecture, Design and Implementation / Troubleshooting with a strong knowledge of Network Performance Analysis and Optimisation with previous Financial / Trading Environment experience preferred but not essential.

Candidates Will Have Skills In a Number Of These Areas:

  • Experience working with Cisco Routers and an understanding of BGP, OSPF, RIP, PIM and IP Multicast
  • Experience working with Cisco Nexus 2000, 7000 Series Switches
  • Experience working with Cisco ASA / Checkpoint firewalls
  • Remote Access VPN, LAN-to-LAN VPN and DMVPN
  • Network Management (Solarwinds Orion - NPM, NTA, UDT, IPAM, NCM)
  • Cisco Unified Border Element (CUBE) design and maintenance
  • Experience working with F5 load balancers
  • CCNP/CCIE or equivalent work experience
  • QoS
  • Multi-Vendor firewall experience. Palo Alto, Checkpoint, Juniper, Cisco

You will be design and implementing complex wireless networking and assisting in the design of multi-server environments including IP address schemes, DNS, DHCP, IPAM and hierarchical network design with some experience of VoIP Implementation and Support.

The client has a broad salary range which will be skills / certification dependant and whilst they’re seeking someone who is currently at least CCNP Standard / Qualified, they may be prepared to offer training / courses towards obtaining a CCIE Certification.


Previous Financial / Banking experience is highly desirable but not essential but does provide a superb opportunity for someone with the core technical skills to gain some invaluable Financial experience.

Knowledge of one or more of the ISV's products (Patsystems, Fidessa, Stellar, ORC, Object Trading, Trading Technologies, UL Link, GL Trade, RTS, Nyfix, X-Trader, FIX etc.) and connectivity / gateways to their related Exchanges (Euronext / LIFFE, ICE, Eurex / DTB / MISS Servers, FIX, Xetra, Matif, CME, Xetra, BATS / Chi-X, CBOT etc.) or any other Market Data experience (Reuters, Bloomberg, Fidessa, CQG) all highly beneficial.