Network Engineer

£16.00 - £18.00 p hour + none
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Network Support Engineer - Chester - Full Time - 3 Month Contract - £16 - £18ph umbrella

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer to take up short term contract in Chester.

This role will involve delivering a professional service across the Cisco estate; monitoring and maintaining switches and routers for over 300 sites across Cheshire East and Cheshire West and some 200 schools throughout Cheshire.

Your duties and responsibilities will include;
- Standardising configuration using Cisco
- Deployment of configurations; zero touch deployment using APIC-EM and Cisco Prime Infrastructure
- Technical support; diagnosing problems and troubleshooting the entire estate, including our wireless access points, security appliances, and switches
- On-site manual replacement of hardware and recovery of redundant hardware
- Developing configuration templates and deployment procedures
- Fixing network outages, misconfigurations, and complex networking issues

To be suitable for this opportunity; you must have
- Experience in supporting and testing LANs, WANs, VLANs, and DHCP servers
- Experience installing and troubleshooting WiFi networks
- Experience with Cisco Prime Infrastructure
- Hands-on experience with Cisco network technologies including firewalls, routing/ switching, VLANs, and 802.11a/b/g/n/ac wireless
- Thorough comprehension of fundamental networking protocols including TCP, STP, ARP, Ethernet
- Outstanding customer service skills
- Networking certifications a plus: CCNA, CCNP CWNA

The rate for this position is £16 - £18ph umbrella. This position is available full time Monday - Friday 37.5 hours a week.

Additional checks will be required on application.

This role is based in Chester.

For more information on this opportunity and to apply please call Ali Worsfold at Excipion on ************ and email your CV to *********************.

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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