LAN and Perimeter Senior Engineer

Recruiter
Maersk Line
Location
Maidenhead
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Maersk Line has embarked on a transformation journey, focusing on a long-term strategy to remain best in class in an industry that is increasingly volatile. At the very core of this strategy lies IT. Viewed as a significant enabler of our company strategy, IT is an area where our top management has made and will continue to make increasing investments in.

We are now on the lookout for an ambitious, accomplished and dedicated LAN and Perimeter Senior Engineer who is interested in joining in its transformation journey. They will become responsible for effective and efficient operations of the global Perimeter Security and associated services here at Maersk.

The managed infrastructure systems and service delivery areas consist of primarily outsourced datacentres, large scale use of Microsoft Azure, and LANs in over 600 international sites connected by a global WAN (managed by a separate team). The Senior LAN & Perimeter Engineer will work as an expert in various fields, support many other IT engineers and will have an in-depth understanding of the complex systems and services provided along with the workflows and processes followed by the end-users. This will ensure proper deployment, management, troubleshooting and system optimization techniques and procedures.

Key Responsibilities

? Management of Perimeter day-to-day operations to ensure that business demands (effectiveness, cost-efficiency, stability and availability) are met
? Improving the day-to-day monitoring of the services. Initiating troubleshooting and corrective actions as necessary.
? Investigate, isolate, and resolve complex infrastructure and network errors autonomously or with the support of other IT staff and/vendors with minimal down time.
? Implementing the organisation?s IT policies and procedures
? Design, implement, and review back-up and recovery procedures and plans within area of responsibility.
? Liaising with project teams to help them deliver on-time with a minimum of friction. On boarding business & IT initiated projects into operations.
? Leading and developing offshore IT personnel
? Managing change effectively and without incident
? Driving continuous quality improvement for own and related areas
? Maintaining documentation and improving the organization?s retained knowledge
? Ensuring reporting and documentation is completed as required by organisation?s standards e.g. security incident reporting
? Compliance review to technical security standards and policy.
? Evaluating new technologies/trends and recommending changes.

Who we are looking for

A minimum of 5 years of IT network security support experience including Cloud and SaaS technologies

Key technical skills should include a deep understanding of very many of the following; Firewalls esp Checkpoint and ASA, Cisco route/switch/WLAN products, HP & Aruba switches/WLAN, VPNs, QoS, DNS, DHCP and IPAM, Microsoft Azure, WAN acceleration, Zscaler, Windows server, Linux, VMware

? Strong Office suite skills ? Word/Excel - required
? A talent and desire to do high quality network documentation using Visio is required
? Development or scripting experience is well regarded: Web-dev & good Powershell preferred
? Excellent English ? spoken & written
? Good communication and interpersonal skill, able to build good working relationships
? Self-Initiative and analytical / problem solving skills
? Result-driven with persistence and consistency towards the solution of challenges.
? Strong customer service focus.
? General knowledge of distributed enterprise applications and web technologies


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