Juniper Network Design Consultant

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  • Location:

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom Barrett

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Juniper Network Design

Location: Heathrow with some potential for home working

Duration: 6 Months

Rate: £550 - £600 per day

No clearance required for this role


  • Lead and implement the design and development of network solutions for Data Center Infrastructure areas.

  • To provide analytical and innovative input to design/support projects undertaken by the frontline designers.

  • Assists team members in transformation strategy for a network or technology discipline in own area of expertise

  • Leads complex data centre / Cloud infrastructure (network, storage and compute) design/implementation and migration.

  • Participate in work stream planning process, including inception, technical design, development, testing and delivery of network solutions Troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve high severity issues or problems.

  • As an expert in DC technology need to support multiple contracts for engineering advice and resolutions on design and configurations.

  • Understand network requirements and provide High Level Design and Low Level Design.

  • Plans and execute complex Network Upgrades and Network Migration activities.


  • Provide Planning, Designing, and Implementation around Juniper DC products and solutions.

  • Juniper DC products MX Series and EX or QFX Series

  • Technical leadership of one particular technical area/domain within a portfolio e.g.

  • Mandatory technical skills required : Juniper Technology - Virtual Chassis, MC-LAG, Q-Fabric, Fusion, E-VPN

  • Protocols - EIGRP, OSPF, MPLS, BGP, MP-BGP, Multicast, AnyCast, DSCP/QoS, EVPN, VxLAN, OTV.

  • Good understanding on the Cisco/Aruba WLAN technology.

  • UCS/Virtualization, Python, JSON programming will be good to have.

  • Knowledge of virtualisation tools and concepts

  • Deep understanding of Routing protocols, ability to plan, prioritize, organize, schedule and execute assignments

  • Strong analytical skills, with strong problem-solving capability.

  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.

  • Good understanding on Load balancers like F5 /ACE

  • Good understanding on Firewall (ASA/Checkpoint/Palo Alto/SRX)

  • Knowledge on Cisco Nexus series e.g. 9K, would be added advantage

  • Juniper certification at professional level or above e.g. JNCIP(DC), JNCIE(DC)