Senior Network & Security Engineer Contract Birmingham
Senior Network & Security Engineer – Contract – Birmingham, West Midlands
Senior Network & Security Engineer sought by global market leader at their offices in Birmingham, West Midlands for an initial 6 month contract with potential to run.
Key Technical Skills & Experience:-Routing- Layer 3, Switching – Layer 2, NAT, WAN protocols-High proficiency with routing protocols (RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP), VPN and various firewall technologies and vendors.-Operating Systems – Familiarity with Windows, Linux, VMware ESXi-Network Applications/Protocols - Familiarity with DHCP, DNS, WINS, FTP, TFTP, SSH, Radius, TACACS-Physical Media – Familiarity with Cat 5/5e/6 and fiber (single mode and multimode).-Solid understanding of TCP/IP and IP subnetting.-Strong performance tuning and capacity planning experience-Must be able to perform effectively in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment while maintaining a high level of service.-5-7 years’ experience as a Network support engineer-CCNP certification preferred-WSUS Management and Administration-WDS Management and Administration-Backup Exec 2012/2010-McAfee Anti Virus, DLP-Maintenance of Rack Mounted Equipment
-Responsible for all functions relating to the planning, installation, configuration and operation of our hosting network infrastructure
-Monitor network links for performance within set thresholds
-Troubleshoot and repair network related problems
-Identify network configuration and/or performance irregularities. Develop procedures to respond to these irregularities in a timely manner
-Create/Maintain Network support documentation
-Ensure entire network is properly monitored. Ensure that alerts regarding network outages are addressed in a timely manner
-Implement and support network Infrastructure
-Maintain a high level of functionality and availability of all VPN links, routers, switches, firewalls, load balancers and WAN links
-Document and improve existing processes and procedures
-Serve as a technical resource by providing support to multiple projects and business unitsA full job description & company information is available to candidates meeting the above minimum criteria, please apply in the first instance with your up to date CV outlining your expected daily rate & availability for an immediate response.
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