Senior Network Engineer Checkpoint, Nexus

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

At CDL we are currently looking for a Senior Network Engineer (Checkpoint, Nexus) to come and join our team based in Stockport. You will receive a competitive salary of up to £45,000 per annum.

At CDL we pride ourselves on providing a positive and rewarding environment for our people. But don't just take our word for it; we've been awarded the exclusive Top Employers certification in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture.

At CDL, we have been highly successful in developing an Enterprise e-commerce and call centre platform incorporating big data intelligence via CDL Hummingbird, which has been deployed via the cloud. Our aim has been getting to market first and fast.

What we can offer you in return as our Senior Network Engineer (Checkpoint, Nexus)…

Work with the best in the business. We can offer you flexible hours, shuttle bus to and from station, subsidised restaurant, games room, 25 days holiday to start with one extra day per year up to 30, lots of great social activities, a dress down policy, tax free child care vouchers, life and health assurance, award-nominated learning programmes, community projects and great opportunities for career progression.

About the Senior Network Engineer (Checkpoint, Nexus) role

If you’re looking for a role that combines a little bit of everything, this is it. From building and deploying Cisco and Checkpoint hardware to diagnosing problems and trouble-shooting technical gremlins, no two days will ever be the same. Working in the network team, as part of the wider technology area, you will set up and oversee the network infrastructure we use internally at CDL, and those that we host for our external clients. Operating across the enterprise from our two new UK data-centres, you will deploy and support the networking technology, you will also create and maintain departmental policies and procedures.

As our Senior Network Engineer you will be responsible for delivering project and BAU support as required across our estate of core technologies; Cisco, Checkpoint and Juniper. All of this is delivered in an SLA driven support environment. You will be committed to working in an environment that’s as fast-paced as it is diverse, relying on experience such as that gained with CCNP certification.

What we’re looking for in our Senior Network Engineer (Checkpoint, Nexus)

In order to do great things as a Network Engineer in CDL you’ll need to have strong knowledge of enterprise network technologies to ensure the stability of the LAN and WAN infrastructure.

Other key skills & experience required:

- CCNP certification

- Cisco Nexus 2k, 5k and 7k

- Cisco Wireless

- Cisco Prime

- CheckPoint R77.x

- SolarWinds

- Juniper

- IP Telephony experience

CDL is one of the UK’s leading insurance software houses, employing over 600 people at its campus in Stockport. It has a strong track record in developing powerful software solutions for the high volume retail insurance sector, with clients including Ageas Retail, Swinton Insurance, Tesco Bank, iGO4 and John Lewis, to name a few. Spearheading developments in aggregators, web and telematics space, including connected home, big data, enrichment and self-service solutions, CDL is a fast growing company providing robust and innovative technologies that enable its customers to thrive in a highly competitive UK insurance marketplace.

Just like us, you will be passionate about continuously improving software development processes, driving architectural design discussions to coaching/mentoring developers at any level. 

If you have a deep interest in technology and are comfortable finding and adopting new technical approaches then come and join us as our new Senior Network Engineer (Checkpoint, Nexus) and click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you.