Network Engineer - Remote

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    £500 - £600 per day

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    Tom McParland

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    5 months ago

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    12 Months

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Network Engineer

£500 - £600 Per day

Inside IR35

Fully Remote

Job Description:

We are looking for a Network Engineer to work collaboratively with colleagues and our customer in an exciting and critical LAN/WAN environment delivering technical service in a dynamic ITIL environment.

The Role You Will Play:

The actual work you will perform consists of a blend of operational support alongside the specification and implementation of new network infrastructure as part of a large, diverse, skilled and collaborative team. Occasional travel to customer sites may be required. Keeping an eye on the technology landscape is essential, too - identification of new and relevant technologies to solve problems and make improvements is part of the job. We believe innovation is the lifeblood of customer value - we are all catalysts for innovation and improvement and committed to continuous improvement in everything we do.

Required Experience:

* Thorough and demonstrable understanding of Cisco Enterprise LAN environments, to both design and 3rd line support level including, deployment, administration and troubleshooting. Ideally to a CCNP and CCDP level.

* Hand on experience in troubleshooting Layer 2/3 switching and routing,

* Hands on experience in designing, configuring and troubleshooting OTV, VPC, VDC, STP, BGP, OSPF, Multicast, QoS and other key mainstream protocols

* Hands on experience in designing, configuring and troubleshooting of MPLS networks

* Hands on experience in designing, configuring and troubleshooting Palo Alto, ASAv and UTM Firewalls

* Platform focus: Cisco Nexus 3k, 7k, 9k, ISR, 6800, 3750, 3850 series.

* Proven experience with Cisco Identity Services Engine in a dot1x wired environment coupled with wireless and Guest Portals

* Excellent communications skills, organisational skills and independent and autonomous working

* Ability to run design workshops with internal and external teams

* Be an escalation point for high severity complex problems and incidents

* Experience in ITIL ICT service delivery on critical infrastructure

* Experience of working under pressure to meet deadlines while handling multiple priorities

* Experiencing in patch management including analysis and deployment


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