Network Engineer - SC cleared x 5
Corsham - 12 month contract
£350.00 - £450.00 per day
Network SMEs work as part of the Networks team and are responsible for the production of technical artefacts and the implementation of the core Physical and Virtual networking components which form the backbone of the NSoIT(D) Platform; as directed by the Networks lead, reporting upwards to the Networks Lead.
A proven track record for delivering several large-scale IT projects, with direct responsibility for formulating detailed artefacts and implementing highly available and resilient networking solutions including active-active failover for business continuity.
Rationalising network laydowns & their alignment against best practice.
Demonstrable experiencing of working with Enterprise Systems, Platforms and Networks within a datacentre environment.
Working as part of an Agile development team.
Hierarchical IP Subnetting;
In-depth understanding of routing protocols, internal and external, OSPF, and BGP.
Advanced knowledge of routers, switches and firewalls product lines and vendor licensing models;
Detailed knowledge of core network technologies and infrastructure:
Cisco IOS XE;
Leaf and Spine network architecture;
VXLAN Overlay networks;
Dual Cloud Dual Hub DMVPN Solutions;
Layer 3 Multicast / PIM;
AAA Management Platform e.g. ISE;
Configuration of devices and management of keymat within MoD regulations and guidelines.
Detailed understanding of all aspects of QOS (Traffic Shaping / Policing / Scheduling / Congestion Management and Avoidance).