Senior Network Engineer - Central London - Up to £75,000 package

Henderson Scott
London, South East England
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Network Engineer - Central London - Up to £75,000 package

Are you looking for a role with a healthy split of project/ design/ engineering 65% versus 35% maintenance/ support/ business as usual?

Henderson Scott are currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Network Engineer. The position is particularly focused on supporting our clients global network services. This role requires an in-depth understanding of routing protocols such as MPLS, MPLS-TE, BGP and OSPF. This role involves level 3 support, maintenance, design and physical deployments. You will be the "go to" person and will possess a "no job too small, no job too large" mentality. Our client is a global network services provider with an end-to-end portfolio of WAN services, LAN solutions, hosting and managed services.

Key Objectives

  • Provide daily backbone maintenance, configurations, manage installations and ensure the smooth running of all facilities.
  • Support the day to day running of LAN/WAN/MAN, supporting all level 2 and 3 routing, switching, load balancing and cloud infrastructure.
  • Design network to meet internal and customer requirements.
  • Resolve all network incidents and problems promptly.
  • Level 3 NOC Support.
  • Design, configure and deploy routing and switching systems.
  • Maintain a consistently high level of service delivery.
  • Documentation and reporting.
  • Occasional travel, UK and International.

Primary Activities

  • Deploy technical projects and bespoke configurations on customer premises, remote or on-site.
  • Assist the Project Manager with Change Requests regarding deployments.
  • Perform and process technical surveys and audits.

Essential Skills

  • A strong knowledge of routing MPLS, MPLS-TS, BGP, OSPF.
  • Good understanding LAN architecture, VLAN, STP and Gateway redundancy.
  • Ability to deploy and maintain in accordance with Cisco Architecture guidelines.
  • Knowledge of supporting and configuring Juniper firewalls, Fortinet, IPSec and SSL.
  • Cisco, Juniper and Brocade product knowledge.

Apply now for immediate consideration. As a professional company, we gladly welcome applications from persons of any age and background and do not intend to discriminate with advert text and terminology.