Network Engineer - junior/mid-level

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Network Engineer, Wired, Wireless, WAN, network support, DHCP, DNS, virtualisation

Your new company
A Higher Education institute based in London are seeking to appoint a Network Engineer who has some prior commercial experience of designing and delivering reliable networks to organisations.

This is an exciting new role to join a small but expanding team as part of a digitally-dependent college where you will develop and support the IT Network across a diverse user base.

Your new role
As a Network Engineer, your knowledge, abilities and development will support, improve & deliver:

  • Reliable networks (including Wired, Wireless, WAN, DR & VPN)
  • Ensure that all hardware/software is maintained, upgraded & installed to best practice
  • Resilient network support services (DHCP, DNS, Authentication & Access control)
  • Redundant routing and failure-resistant connectivity
  • Network monitoring, capacity planning, Intrusion Detection & Firewall operation
  • Network failure testing, to ensure that all services are delivered to SLA
  • Backup knowledge of Server specialist skillset
  • You will ensure that all configurations are documented and cross-train others, to extend knowledge across the team
  • You will be responsible for the identification, design, development and delivery of IT projects in-line with IT strategy, to identify areas for improvement and be a driver for progress



What you'll need to succeed
You should have prior experience in the above networking skill sets and you will bring to the role relevant knowledge and experience of IT best practice including:

  • A technical background across wireless, voice and data networks including configuration, support and network problem resolution
  • Experience of acting in a support capacity across a range of network and infrastructure technologies is advantageous including: SAN/LAN/WAN/Load Balancers/VMWare/Cisco Routers and Switches/Firewalls/Windows Servers.
  • Strong customer service focused Network Engineer and passionate about improving user experience and service
  • High level, proven inter-personal and communication skills are essential
  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills



What you'll get in return

As an employer of choice this offers a Salary of £35,000 and an extensive benefits package including:

  • 25 days holiday and extensive benefits
  • Competitive Pension scheme
  • Training and career development


Interviews will be held on Friday 26th May onwards.

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