Senior Network Specialist
Senior Network Specialist Our client is an established IT solutions provider who offer a wide range of IT related services and they are looking to recruit a Senior Network Specialist who will be reporting to Data Centre Operations Manager. Job Purpose Our client are a Managed Services and Private Cloud Service Provider who are looking to recruit a Senior Networking Specialist. The role is to work within the Managed Services and Private Cloud Data Centre team and to look after and be responsible for the communications, networking and security management of the Data Centre services they provide. Knowledge, Experience & Skills The following skills are essential: •Advanced network design, implementation, configuration and support (including internal and external networking considerations and fully resilient and fault tolerant design) •Knowledge of advanced peering, Service Provider connectivity and routing across multiple Internet Exchanges •Juniper expertise and qualifications to the highest level for Routing, switching and firewalling •Demonstrable and proven analytical and problem solving ability to be able to work in a challenging and fast paced Service Provider environment •ISP interconnectivity and advanced BGP design and support •Multi Data Centre exposure and experience •Ability to multi-task •Excellent communication and documentation skills •Ability to work flexibly to support a true 24*7 architecture Preferably •Current Cisco qualifications (CCNP R&S) •Current Juniper qualifications (JNCIS-ENT) •Exposure to other hardware vendors The successful candidate with be highly motivated and able to work in isolation or part of a team and will be able to help contribute towards the ongoing strategic design of the Data Centre fabric and wider communications infrastructure. There will be a requirement to travel between locations and in some instances to visit Customer sites to help with service on boarding or advanced troubleshooting as required. Working Conditions This position is based at the Frontline HQ in Handforth, Wilmslow How to Apply If this role is of interest and you would like to learn more please attach your CV to the link provided and the Hiring Company will be in direct contact.