Network Consultant - Cisco - Home based

Recruiter
ReThink Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Posted
10 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Network Consultant - Cisco certified - CCNA or CCNP (Security) - Home Based - Candidates can commute from the Midlands, Warwickshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Northamptonshire - £50K - £55K + Car Allowance (£6K) + Bens

An expanding Managed Services organisation is seeking to recruit a Network Consultant to be responsible for implementation, design, support, and presales activity:
  • To provide the timely and quality delivery of products and services to customers
  • Design Network Architecture solutions by engaging with customers on their business and technical requirements.
  • Design of network solutions to integrate with other products and services
  • Delivery work - installing and configuring Cisco LAN, WAN, Wireless and Security solutions
  • Clearly document network infrastructure and services solutions
  • Network analysis and carrying out health checks/recommendations for customer networks




Experience

A solid engineering background with relevant Cisco accreditation's, a CCNP Routing and Switching or CCNP Security qualification will have been attained or close to conclusion.

Essential
  • CCNA certification (Security preferred)
  • CCNP certification (Security preferred) or equivalent experience
  • Experience of designing network solutions for external clients
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of Cisco firewall/firepower support and configuration
  • In-depth knowledge of VPN technologies
  • Extensive knowledge of Cisco switches and routers
  • Core network skills to include, routing (OSPF, BFG, MPLS, etc), switching (VLANS, STP, Stacking, etc)
  • Strong understanding of corporate LAN and WAN data networks
  • You will have experience of pre-sales consultancy.




Desirable
  • Experience with support and configuration of HP switches
  • Experience supporting Cisco wireless networks (Cisco & Meraki)
  • Experience of a Service Desk or remote customer support role with knowledge of ITIL methodologies desirable
  • Understanding of systems administration (Linux/Windows)
  • Experience of Virtual Data Centre networking e.g. AWS or MS Azure
  • A good understanding and hands on experience of Microsoft, VMware environments and other software defined Networking and Security
  • Experience using network management and monitoring tools (e.g. What's Up Gold, Zenoss, Solarwinds)
  • Knowledge of IDS/IPS, RSA, TACACS, Tripwire/QRadar, ISO27001/PCI
  • Load balancing solutions Cisco or F5




Candidates certifications will be currently valid, possess a driving licence and excellent communication and client facing skills.



For further information please apply below or contact Rob Fall on 0121 234 7116 or rfall @ rethink-recruitment.com



Network Consultant - Cisco certified - CCNA or CCNP (Security) - Home Based - Candidates can commute from the Midlands, Warwickshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Northamptonshire - £50K - £55K + Car Allowance (£6K) + Bens
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/79968880

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