Network Engineer

Eastwood, Nottingham
£35000 - £45000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Are you a Network Engineer looking for a new opportunity? A role which is an essential part of a business and will allow you to grow your current skills and experience?

Microlise is a leading provider of Transport Management solutions that uniquely combine Vehicle Tracking & Telematics, Journey Management and Proof of Delivery modules into an easy to use package with proven benefits. We have dedicated teams of developers to support our customers and this new role is integral to that continued support.

The Key duties are to ensure the stability and integrity of in-house voice, data, video and wireless network services. This will be achieved by planning, designing, and developing local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs) across the organization. In addition, the Network Engineer will participate with the installation, monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all network hardware, software, and communication links. You will also analyze and resolve network hardware and software problems in a timely and accurate fashion, and provide end user training.

Essential skills:

• Proven experience and success with LAN, WAN, WLAN, and WWAN design and implementation.
• Proven experience with network capacity planning, understanding of network security principles, and general network management best practices.
• Proven experience with VOIP phone systems.
• Excellent hardware troubleshooting experience.
• Competence with testing tools and procedures for voice and data circuits.
• Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.
• Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
• Able to conduct research into networking issues and products as required.
• Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language.
• Highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail.
• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
• Able to effectively prioritise tasks in a high-pressure environment.
• Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
• Able to identify, communicate and prove cost issues and areas of revenue opportunity or improvement at all levels.
System Skills
•​Nortel / Avaya / Extreme Networks / Brocade switches
• Sonicwall FirewallsF5 Load Balancer
• Windows 2003, 2008, 2012, 2016

Why Microlise?

• Great family feel environment
• Great little extras, Easter eggs, yearly BBQ and annual awards!
• Excellent pension scheme offering 3% contribution
• Up to 29 days holiday with the bank holidays on top!
• Private medical insurance
• Childcare vouchers
• Free parking, tea, coffee and daily fruit

Interested in the role? Great, please apply today! We look forward to receiving it. Interviews will be taking place while the advert is live and if a suitable applicant is found the role may close earlier. So don’t delay with your application!

Agencies – No agency support is required, please do not send speculative CV’s