Telecommunications and Netwrok Engineer

Recruiter
Adecco
Location
London
Salary
58000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Telecommunications and Network engineer
Summary

The Telco & Network Engineer is responsible for providing direct services in the installation, use upgrade, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of computer systems, network and telecommunication infrastructure.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

*Designs, installs, upgrades, configures and repairs local and wide area network hardware and infrastructure for the company and its business partners.
*Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves network problems.
*Prepares budget needed for networking needs.
*Evaluates, tests, and recommends appropriate technology, assists in the preparation of proposals and solutions presentations
*Maintains and administers perimeter security systems such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
*Installs and maintains Cisco routers, Cisco switches, and Adaptive Security Appliances.
*Tests new computer/router/switch hardware and software solutions prior to implementation.
*Installs and tests computers and related network hardware in a networked environment.
*Installs and tests approved software and software upgrades in a networked environment.
*Coordinates development and maintenance of systems and networking infrastructure.
*Develops and coordinates network replacement plan.
*Creates and maintains comprehensive documentation for all development, production networks with detailed maps.
*Maintains, supports and monitors all aspects of the Cisco Voice infrastructure - CCX and CUCM.
*Phone system administration (Corporate, Shipping and Corporate Doctor's Offices).
*Auditing telecom invoices.
*Assists in vendor selection and contract negotiations for voice and data services.
*Managing the daily phone reports.
*Provide support for the conference rooms.
*Voice and data circuit MACDs.
*Maintains, installs and provides support for video conferencing services.
*Maintains and supports corporate call recording solution.
*Secondary Support for corporate NMS systems (i.e. Solar Winds)
*Administrate corporate authentication services (i.e. Radius, tokens)
*Liaison with other department representatives as well as foreign office to provide networking solutions.
*Trains site coordinators with simple network troubleshooting techniques.
*24X7 on call support.
*Plans, designs and implements network and voice solutions for the company's European Conferences.
*Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Job Requirements
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills, abilities and personal characteristics.
*Knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques used in administering complex network environment.
*Strong networking skills i.e. F5, Routers and Switches
*Customer Service skills
*Demonstrated ability to manage projects.
*Analytical and problem solving skills.
*Attentiveness to detail.
*Ability to make correct timely decisions.
*Work requires willingness to work a flexible schedule. Willingness to work non-standard hours as needed
*Ability to travel as required.

Experience & Education

*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering or other relevant field.
*Minimum CCNA in networking and voice certified.
*Minimum of 3 to 5 years directly related work experience in networking, security administration\ engineering.
*Strong analytical, reasoning, and organizational skills are essential.
*Excellent verbal and written communications skills are essential.
*Prior hands-on professional experience must include Windows 2008, Windows 2003, Windows XP, and Checkpoint Firewalls R75.20 or higher, Cisco ASA; Linux experience would be a plus but is not mandatory.
Strong knowledge of operating systems including Windows 2008, Windows 2003, Windows XP, UNIX, CISCO CUCM, SPLAT, CISCO CCX, and VMware
*Proficient in Microsoft Professional Applications Word, Excel, Power Point, and Visio.
*Ability to communicate in another European language would be advantageous (German, Italian).

Disclaimer
The job description is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not a comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, task and duties.

If you haven't heard from a consultant within 5 working days then please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.