Senior Network Engineer

East Midlands Technology
17 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is based within Leicester, due to continued success over the last 3 years they're looking to add to their Senior IT Team who have over 30 years’ experience combined.

They're offering an attractive package which can be tailored for the right candidate if necessary. This opportunity would suit someone who is highly technical but also has great communication skills and ideas. Experience within an Architecture role technical pre- sales would be advantageous

Job Specification

Headline responsibilities (in order of priority)
. Responsible for accurately creating BoMs to component level, including all interfaces and licences
. Project co-ordination, eg making sure kit is ordered on time and that customer pre-requisites have been met
. Technical escalation
. Ad Hoc on site installation
. Occasional out of hours cover (1 in 3 on call rota)

Person Specifications

Ideal experience/qualifications
. Previous experience in field-engineering role
. Strong commercial focus
. Good awareness of Cisco product portfolio
. Strong presentation and communication skills
. Ability to take a business requirement and translate into a suitable technical solution
. Proven experience of Cisco routing and switching (Enterprise Networks) essential
o Routing to include installation and troubleshooting experience of either EIGRP or OSPF
o Switching to include working knowledge of VLANs, VTP, spanning tree, link aggregation protocols
o Experience of managing QoS would be an advantage
. Experience of install/troubleshooting of wireless networks preferred
. Experience with firewalls preferred
. Experience of IPSec VPNs preferred
. Experience of DMVPN would be an advantage
. Minimum CCNA with 4 – 5 years practical Cisco experience
. CCNP / CCDA / CCDP Preferred
. Security clearance for Police Authority sites

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