Senior Network Engineer

Career Personnel
London (Greater)
From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic role has opened up for a Senior Network Engineer. Are you dynamic and looking for a fresh challenge within the MSP/ISP area? Are you able to take on challenging projects able to quickly learn new technologies and mentor others? Then you're the perfect fit for the senior network engineer opportunity within a multinational organization.

The role will mainly be project orientated, both infrastructure and solution delivery working with multiple teams such as technical services, Project management and sales. The role will require a solid understanding of ISP networking fundamentals, a design background will be extremely beneficial to help scale the infrastructure as the business needs continue to grow.

The successful candidate will be able to contribute to the strategic development of the London metro expansion, working with vendors and other carriers to increase the metro footprint.

What’s required?

·CCNP/JNCIP – Not essential, equivalent experience accepted.

·Strong Juniper Exposure (MX, EX, SRX) in a service provider environment

·Practical knowledge of BGP (communities, metrics) OSPF, MPLS (IPVPN,VPLS pesudowires)

·Good understanding of VPN (IPSEC, SSL), IPS/IDS and DNS

·Understanding of carrier routing, Utilizing multiple IXP and transit providers.

·Ability to liaise with suppliers, partners and customers with strong communication skills utilizing SLA escalation matrix’s when required.

·Proven track record of successfully delivering complex technical projects with hand on experience. From initial design scope, operational delivery and project sign off.

·Provide solutions to meet business/ project requirements based on n=both industry and corporate standards. Understanding both the commercial aspect as well as technical delivery in all requirements.

·Able to effectively advise industry best practices, to help director level decisions on infrastructure product road-map and strategy.

·Possess critical thinking and analytical skills with an ability to evaluate complex scenarios quickly and provide accurate resolutions.

·Support the development of junior engineers within the team, guiding them to achieve their own responsibilities and network fundamentals.

·Any exposure to Linux, VMWare, EMC Storage and Backup Solutions is definitely an advantage but not a requirement.

If you are interested in this position please forward your CV for an initial conversation.

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