Network Infrastructure Engineer

Remit Resources
£40000 - £51000/annum Full Benefits Package
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Infrastructure Engineer with a focus on networking and network infrastructure needed to join this well established internal infrastructure team.

The role has a real project focus and, amongst others, they are planning a full network replacement, DR site and new WAN providers involves. This role will be critical in delivering these projects.

Responsibilities are broad, and will include:

* Monitor, maintain and support the network infrastructure at primary, DR and remote site office locations
* Recommend areas for improvements in communications, for both voice and data traffic across LAN & WAN infrastructure
* Work with the Infrastructure Manager and Architect to agree design changes to the network topology to achieve best practise
* Report on utilisation across the network to highlight areas of under or over subscription vs the available bandwidth
* To resolve 3rd Line software, hardware and communications problems providing customers with the minimum possible disruption and down time
* To participate in identifying business needs and determine appropriate technologies including formulating requirements, testing, evaluation and implementation
* To offer specialist advice on the implementation of security technology and policies
* Act as the focal point for all network infrastructure, ensuring knowledge sharing across the team
* Follow ITIL process for Change Management

On a technical basis, the right person will have a good mix of:

* At least 3 years' experience in a 3rd Line role, specialising in network support in an enterprise environment.
* Network Protocols - TCP/IP, LAN/WAN technologies, routers, switches, VPNs, MPLS, SDWAN
* Network security including firewalls and port level
* Cisco IP voice and data networks, platforms and applications for ISDN, ADSL, SIP, fibre technologies
* PCs, thin clients, blades/enclosures and rack servers
* SAN technologies (presentation, utilisation, management & fabric)
* Virtualisation - VMWare & Citrix
* Sound technical knowledge of Microsoft server and client products (including Server 2008/12/16, Exchange 2010, Windows 7/8.1/10, Office 365, Dynamics CRM, TMG Server, IIS, SQL)
* At least 5 years' experience working in IT in a support function

To discuss this role in detail and in confidence please contact Richard Morgan at Remit Resources ASAP, we have a sole agency agreement with this firm and we need to have a shortlist to them over the next week with a view to moving towards interview ASAP