Aruba Network Engineers x 2

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  • Location:

    Berkshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £75 - £83 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

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Aruba Network Engineers x 2

+ 6 month initial contracts

+ Remote based with some travel

+ Inside IR35

+ £75 to £83 per hour

Key Skills:

Aruba WiFi Skills

Cisco WiFi experience.

Clearpass or ISE


Specialisation in Aruba WiFi Networks.

Possess a thorough understanding of LAN/WAN, cloud networking, and Aruba Wireless networking.

Hands-on experience configuring, optimizing WiFi networks with knowledge of RF design and latest 802.11 standards.

Demonstrated experience with access control technologies such as Cisco ISE and Aruba ClearPass.

Ability to analyse data and performance metrics to improve reliability and resiliency of the wireless network.

Demonstrated knowledge of controller-based & controllerless enterprise wireless architectures, monitoring systems, and RADIUS infrastructure.

3 years of at least indirect experience with ancillary networking tools like TACACS+, RADIUS (Cisco ISE)

Mandatory Skills

- Aruba WiFi skills.

- Aruba Controllers deployment and maintenance skills.

- Cisco LAN / WAN - CCNA level experience.

- Experience working in a complex routing environment with exposure to OSPF / BGP / iBGP routing protocols.

- Technical documentation skills.

- Visual RF Ekahau survey post deployment surveys skills desirable.

- ClearPass and NAC skills desirable.

- PaloAlto Firewalls/Checkpoint firewalls desirable.

- Config and management of IPSec tunnels terminating on both Firewalls and routers desirable.

Essential Job Functions

Maintains data network hardware and systems; investigates and resolves network and hardware matters of significance; researches, analyses, isolates and resolves errors; assesses and updates older networks as needed and in accordance with specified plans.

Provides technical support on data networks for internal and/or external customers; answers technical questions; recommends and implements approved course of action. Provides technical leadership for data network problem escalation and resolution.

Installs and maintains network facilities, including hardware, software, and system data for small to medium sized networks. Installs network applications on network servers or voice equipment; maintains, tests, researches and resolves problems. Determines appropriate standard testing routines or scripts; may test various data equipment such as routers or switches.

Implements, and maintains various networks such as LAN, WAN in accordance with specified requirements. Prepares data network diagrams and drawings to document and assist in communicating current operational status of networks.

Performs data network configurations and configuration changes of various data equipment such as routers or switches.