Network and Voice Engineer, Cisco, CUCM, MPLS, OSPF, Qos

Apollo Solutions
London (Greater)
£45k - £60k pa
07 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Network and Voice Engineer, Cisco, CUCM, MPLS, OSPF, Qos, Firewalls

A leading media company is seeking a Network and Voice Engineer with proven experience of supporting MPLS, BGP, OSPF and CUCM solutions across multiple sites

In return, you will get exposure to new technology and training in learning scripting skills to use when automating switches and other equipment

The role:
The primary focus of the Network and Voice Engineer activities will be both the UK and globally shared Network and communications systems, whilst also collaborating with overseas colleagues as required

Scope the Network estate is predominantly Cisco-based with several other vendors represented, particularly, Juniper, McAfee, Palo Alto, in a mixed outsourced, consumed-as-a-service and owned/operated model.

The network engineer will operate within a small team ensuring that the Network and communications systems perform as required to support the business, whilst responding rapidly, decisively and effectively when problems arise.

This will include being on-call one week out of every four to provide home-based telephone and dial-in support out-of-hours, travelling into the office if circumstances require and working outside of office hours where necessary.

Skills required:
Strong knowledge of industry standard network systems
LAN Switches (Cisco 2960, 3850, 6500's, 4500's, Sup 720's, Nexus etc)
Unified Communication Systems - Cisco CUCM, CUC , Jabber clients, QoS)
Working knowledge of Scripting Languages, (ideally Python or Perl)

Security; Firewalls (Checkpoint, Palo Alto, Cisco ASA)
IPS (McAfee)

Strong Service Orientated Mind-set with a focus on the customer
Proven network engineering experience
Well-developed communications skills at all levels both oral and write
Excellent interpersonal skills
Team player
Driven and self-motivated
Willingness to learn

Network and Voice Engineer, Cisco, CUCM, MPLS, OSPF, Qos, Firewalls

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