Infrastructure Analyst

McGregor Boyall Associates Ltd
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Network Engineer- CISCO, Routing, Switching, Checkpoint, Firewalls, NetApp, LAN/WAN, Linux, VMWare- Permanent- Cardiff I am working with a leading, multinational organization who are looking for a Junior Network Engineer to fill a requirement they currently have in their infrastructure team. The Junior Network Engineer MUST have existing commercial experience in a similar role, and will be responsible for completing a range of design, support and BAU requirements in core infrastructure, security and connectivity tasks. ESSENTIAL SKILLS: - BSc in a relevant discipline, including computer science, computer networks, engineering or similar, or equivalent qualifications/training and employment history - A minimum of 3-5 years commercial experience in a Junior Network Engineer role, or similar - Previous experience managing a server estate in a large corporate environment - Strong abilities with LAN/WAN technologies - Solid capabilities with firewalls including CISCO ASA and Checkpoint, and abilities to configure dual firewall architecture - Strong understanding of Windows environments, Linux and Unix - Exposure to NetApp - Abilities configuring VMWare environments DESIRABLE SKILLS: - CCNA or CCNP qualifications - ITIL certificate - Previous hands on experience with the Symantec suite - SQL and database knowledge KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: - Provide generalized subject matter expertise for a broad range of infrastructure related and technologies - Take ownership - of complex 2nd and 3rd line support issues, acting as the senior escalation point when necessary - Bring an excellent knowledge of and technical abilities with firewalls, including CISCO ASA and Checkpoint solutions - Design, configuration and maintenance of dual firewall architecture and multi- layer security infrastructure - Maintenance of Active Directory including domain set up and configuration, administration and user support - Maintain the functionality of core routing and switching protocols in a CISCO focused environment - Use of VMWare ESX or VSphere to support as range of server, application and data oriented tasks - Ensure high quality LAN/WAN connectivity and performance, and provide support during outages of service to resolve any issues quickly - Provide expertise in security infrastructure, including back-up server configuration and anti-virus software Junior Network Engineer- CISCO, Routing, Switching, Checkpoint, Firewalls, NetApp, LAN/WAN, Linux, VMWare- Permanent- Cardiff McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
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