Network Engineer DREAM JOB

NST Recruitment Ltd
United Kingdom
£65,000 - £90,000 per annum + Benefits
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Engineer *** DREAM JOB *** Location: London Start Date: ASAP Duration: Permanent Rate: £65,000 - £90,000 per annum + Benefits This really is a dream job for any good Network Engineers based in London. Working for a wealthy and rapidly expanding company (think of the likes of Google, Cisco, Microsoft etc.), employee benefits include share options in this great company, outstanding offices worldwide, luxury travel / accommodation and free restaurant quality food, drink and expenses on a daily basis, plus many more. Based 70% of the time in London, you will also be on the ground throughout Europe during your time with them. You'll spearhead network deployment, support and service improvement. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Support Networking needs in the UK & Europe - Collaborate with fellow engineers on deploying resilient and scalable network architecture with minimal downtime - Deploy and scale network infrastructure with minimal downtime - Solve complex network issues in production, colo, lab, and customer environments - Develop creative solutions to complex technological challenges REQUIREMENTS: - UK citizenship, having lived in the UK for at least the last 5 years - Willingness and ability to travel up to 30% of the time - 3+ years of Networking experience; superior knowledge and hands-on experience of LAN (wired & wireless), WAN, and Firewall environments; understanding of all OSI Layers from application to physical - Experience with two or more of the following vendors: Cisco, Arista, Palo Alto Networks, Juniper - Experience with Layer 2 protocols and associated enhancements (LACP, L2 ECMP, 802.1d/w/s, 802.1X, 802.1Q, etc.) - Extensive experience with routing protocols and associated enhancements (BGP, OSPF, Anycast) - Basic experience with cloud hosting services (e.g. AWS or GCE) with regard to network peering, performance tuning and perimeter security - Experience with Network Management Systems architecture, such as network monitoring, anomaly detection, device management, etc. - Basic programming skills or knowledge (Python preferred), Git, and expertise with REST or JSON APIs is also a bonus. Knowledge in one or more of the following areas: - VPN (GRE, IPSec/SSL VPNs,) - Wireless (802.1a/b/g/n/ac) - Datacenter Virtualization (ESX/KVM/OpenNebula, etc.) - Global and Local Server Load-Balancing (GLB/SLB) - Multicast (PIM-SM, MSDP, IGMP) - DNS/DHCP - WDM (DWDM/CWDM) PREFERRED: - Experience with computer room construction and operation (power, HVAC, UPS) - Experience with QoS and real-time traffic management - Experience with automation tools such as Puppet, Chef, etc. - Active SC/DV clearance or the ability to obtain it If you are interested in this position, or can recommend anyone else, please contact Artche Harrowell at NST Recruitment on ************* / ****************************
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