Network Engineer x2

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  • Location:

    Aberdeen, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Network Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40 - £45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Barrett

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    9 Months

  • Start date:


Network Engineer x2

Location: Aberdeen

Duration: 9 Months

Rate: £40 - £45 per hour inside IR35

Day to Day:

  • Network design, installation and commissioning in a project environment

  • Produce client standard test, implementation and backout plans

  • Produce client standard Technical Infrastructure Plans (TIP)

  • Production of client standard Network diagrams using MS Visio

  • Production of HPE standard QMS documents

  • Network/Operational Management for services provided by multiple third party suppliers

  • Liaison with multiple third party vendors when installing new systems or implementing changes

  • Third line support during operational incidents


  • Design and Configuration of a range of Cisco Routers and LAN switches using both Cisco IOS and CatOS

  • Design, Implementation and Commissioning of small/medium Cisco LANs in client Campus and Offshore environments

  • Troubleshoot LAN/WAN problems in a TCP/IP environment where OSPF, MPLS and BGP routing protocols are configured

  • Lead technical discussions with Customer architects, managers, suppliers and other teams

  • Possess excellent written communication skills

  • Possess excellent customer facing skills

  • Submit documents to Network Team Lead for peer review

  • Peer review other engineers documents if requested

  • Work directly with the client and HPE project mangers using client's and HPE Project Management processes

  • Be self-motivated and be prepared to work either completely independently or as a member of a highly organised team depending upon exact project assignment

  • Reduce the risk of outages and financial impact to the client caused by non compliance with client infrastructure standards

  • Work within a highly process-driven ITIL compliant environment with a full understanding of client & HPE Change & Release Management systems, client Configuration Management Database, client & HPE Incident & Problem Management process etc

  • Possess BOSIET Offshore Survival, Offshore Medical, MIST

  • Previous experience working in the Oil & Gas industry preferable with offshore experience