Senior Network Engineer - CCNP / CCIE

City of London, London
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Network Engineer - CCNP / CCIE


A FTSE250 financial company with over 1600 users over 60 locations worldwide are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Network Engineer to join their City based team.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Proactive monitoring of IT systems and preventative measures taken to reduce system downtime.
  • Trend analysis of incidents to highlight re-occurring issues.
  • Test business applications, network and server performance and provide performance statistics and reports; develop strategies for maintaining core infrastructure.
  • Adherence to all IT security policies and assistance in enforcing and monitoring of IT security policies.
  • Be able to spot potential vulnerabilities and suggest resolution.
  • Evaluate, design, maintain, infrastructure systems, including LANs, WANs, Internet, Intranet, security, and incident and change management systems.
  • Produce procedures on systems usage to aid customers and other technical support staff.
  • Understand requirements of business and suggest appropriate technologies to help deliver business goals.

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • At least 5 years’ experience in a 3rd line Networking technical role
  • Detailed Cisco networking experience to a minimum of CCNP and ideally CCIE level
  • WAN and LAN technologies - Internet, Intranet, security, incident and change management systems to evaluate design and maintain.
  • In depth knowledge of Cisco ASA firewall technologies
  • Detailed Cisco Nexis 5000 series switching experience
  • Cisco Wireless LAN Controller (WLC)
  • Knowledge and application of ITIL processes.


  • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
  • Cisco Meraki
  • Computer science degree
  • Cisco Call Manager
  • IP telephony - Avaya/Nortel.
  • Video Conference - Tandberg/Cisco.
  • Solarwinds Network Monitoring.


  • £65-75k basic Salary.
  • Annual Bonus (up to 20%)
  • Stakeholder pension (up to 10% company contribution if 5% employee contribution)
  • Free lunch & subsidised breakfast
  • Annual pay review
  • Private health
  • Excellent benefits package

Senior Network Engineer - CCNP / CC