Network Automation Engineer - SC / DV Cleared

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  • Location:

    Reading, Berkshire

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  • Salary:

    £425 - £440 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Start date:

    September 2020

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Network Automation Engineer - SC Cleared

+ SC Cleared Network Automation role
+ £425 to £440 per day
+ Reading/Bracknell
+ Network/Automation/Python/RHEL

The Role:
Working within an existing team of Development engineers to administrate, support and develop an established bespoke application responsible for network discovery, management and automations aligned with network Tech-Refresh, Decommissioning and End-User transformation programmes.

+ Experience in developing automation solutions from requirements
+ Specification Experience in functional and user testing
+ SC Clearance

I am looking for someone with experience with Network Management Administration with Cisco and/or Juniper network hardware platforms using COTS tooling (e.g. Solarwinds, Dell/EMC, Vendor specific)
Development experience with all of the following:

Java or Javascript
RHEL Linux (v6 and above) Administration experience
Experience in developing automation solutions from requirements specification Experience in functional and user testing
Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

+ CCNA and/or JNCIA (current, not expired)
+ Experience of Extreme network devices
+ Windows (2012 and above) Administrator
+ Python scripting experience
+ Experience in Automation platforms (Ansible, Puppet, API driven)