IT Network Engineer (IT Networking /Security/Wi Fi)

Scott Cofton Associates
Northampton, UK
16 Aug 2019
19 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Network Engineer (IT Security /Networking/Wi Fi)

50,000 Basic Plus bonus plus Private Medical plus Gym membership

Location : Northampton

This is a permanent position for someone to work in a Technical Support and Projects Environment. The ideal candidate will have a good and broad understanding of network infrastructure and technology. They should have good troubleshooting and problem solving skills as well as a positive helpful outlook when dealing with Customers. The successful candidate will join an existing team of people with a strong customer focus on resolving the issues logged with us and delivering projects keeping the clients informed with the status of their incidents.

Key Areas of Responsibility ? The role is split between projects and third line escalation. ? Some on site work / Customer meetings may be required from time to time. ? High and low level designs into deployable configurations and workable solutions ? Perform network patching and upgrades inline with network maintenance schedule. ? Managing projects and tasks to ensure they are progressed and in line with agreed SLA targets ? Install Upgrade and Decommission Hardware and cabling in line with company standards. ? Third line troubleshoot / working with vendors and resolve faults and failures with a wide range of hardware. ? Internal and customer project work as required.

Preferred Qualifications/Experience ? Expert knowledge of networking and security concepts ? Strong troubleshooting and network diagnostic skills ? Knowledge and experience of wireless technologies o Design in moderate and complex interference environment. o Understanding architecture differences o Differences between 802.x standards / amendments o WLAN RF and Antenna technologies o WLAN security o Vendor issues o Site survey principles and processes ? Experience of networking technologies (Cisco, Juniper, HP) ? Experience and knowledge of security technologies (PaloAlto, Juniper) ? Experience and knowledge of ISP technologies (MPLS, BGP, IPSec, QoS, VLAN, STP) ? Good knowledge of access services (Ethernet, Broadband, L2TP, PPP, LNS, DSL) ? Good knowledge of Internet proxy and cloud security ? Cisco, Juniper certifications would be advantageous ? Understanding of ITIL principles ? Some Linux experience could be advantageous

Requirements ? Excellent telephone and face to face communication skills ? Good all round troubleshooting and diagnostic skills.

? Good technical communication skills. ? Work both independently with little supervision as well as in a team environment. ? Can lead technically during major incidents. ? Good organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks. ? Hold current valid UK driving license and has own transport ? Must be willing to learn ? Must be able to work to company standards ? Must be willing to work an oncall rota .

This is a great opportunity for the capable Networking engineer who wants to grow in a successful and fast expanding enviroment .

For immediate consideration for this and other similar vacancies please call us immediately or email your CV straightaway. We are an established consultancy specialising in all aspects of IT . IT Engineers ,Pre Sales ,Support ,Telesales, Telemarketing, Inside sales, Field sales, Territory Manager , Business Development and Lead Generation , Account Management, Sales Manager, Sales Director, International language sales and particularly sales role within the IT and Hi-tech sectors

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