Network Engineer - Move into Architecture

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  • Location:

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Network Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £34000 - £46000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Jamie Kenward

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Network Engineer- Move into Architecture

Location: Reading

Salary: To £46,000 + Excellent Benefits

I am looking for an advanced all round network engineer who is looking to move into an Architect role and contribute to the delivery of network design projects to enterprise scale clients.

## Please note that this is an SC Cleared role ##

Job Description

Working alongside a team of specialised network engineers, you will provide subject matter expertise across the companies core data network providing advanced support and executing project requirements as requested. You will provide advice and recommendations to improve the overall network across Cisco data, Juniper wireless, firewalls and microsoft Azure solutions.

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate experience in the following:

+ Medium to large Enterprise environment

+ Networking experience across Cisco, HP and/or Juniper

+ Skills across Cisco Routing & Switching network equipment and specific protocols relating to BGP and OSPF

+ Configuration and monitoring of WAN links (MPLS, IPSEC, VPN)

+ Both level 3 administration, project design knowledge and consultation across data routing and switching

+ Security related firewall experience - Checkpoint, F5, Palo Alto and associated load balancing skills

+ Experience with cloud hosted deployment with microsoft azure highly desirable

+ Industry certifications favourable - CCNP, JNCP, CCIE, MCSE

What's On Offer

As well as opportunities for professional development and growth this position offers:

+ Profit Participation plan

+ Share Purchase Plan

+ Competitive Pension Scheme

+ Private Health Care for members as a taxable benefit

+ 25 days annual leave with the option to buy/sell

Send me your CV now and I will call to discuss this role and your situation in more depth