Senior Network Engineer - Cisco, Juniper, Checkpoint

N P Associates
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Network Engineer - Cisco, Juniper, Checkpoint

Candidates will have a number of years’ experience as Network / Infrastructure Engineer providing High and Low Level Designs with a strong knowledge of Network Performance Analysis and Optimisation and able to provide third line support.

Candidates Will Have Skills In a Number Of These Areas:

  • Experience working with Cisco Routers and an understanding of BGP, OSPF and IP multicast (PIM-SM and IGMP)
  • Experience working with Cisco Nexus switches (both IOS and NX-OS)
  • Experience working with Juniper firewalls
  • Experience working with F5 load balancers
  • CCNP/CCIE or equivalent work experience
  • Multi-Vendor firewall experience. Palo Alto, Checkpoint, Juniper, Cisco
  • Familiarity with network monitoring + management tools - PRTG, Nagios, Tufin

The client has a broad salary range which will be skills / certification dependant and whilst they’re seeking someone who is currently at least CCNP Standard / Qualified, they may be prepared to offer training / courses towards obtaining a CCIE Certification.

Ideally candidates will have experience working within an ITIL framework , i.e. working in a change controlled and change management database (CMDB) environment with an excellent Troubleshooting aptitude and any formal methodology Kepner-Tregoe beneficial.


Previous Financial / Banking experience is highly desirable but not essential but does provide a superb opportunity for someone with the core technical skills to gain some invaluable Financial experience.

Knowledge of one or more of the ISV's products (Patsystems, Fidessa, Stellar, ORC, Object Trading, Trading Technologies, UL Link, GL Trade, RTS, Nyfix, X-Trader, FIX etc.) and connectivity / gateways to their related Exchanges (Euronext / LIFFE, ICE, Eurex / DTB / MISS Servers, FIX, Xetra, Matif, CME, Xetra, BATS / Chi-X, CBOT etc.) or any other Market Data experience (Reuters, Bloomberg, Fidessa, CQG) all highly beneficial.