Network Support Engineer

Network Support Engineer

+ Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Outside IR35
+ Location: Stevenage or Bracknell (3-4 days on site)
+ Duration: 6 months +
* Clearance level: SC security clearance is required for this role

Job Description:
Network Support Engineers required to enhance the remote take on and management of network infrastructure at MoD sites. The NSE work involved will be the configuration of and acceptance of new equipment into service, and the retiring of older equipment. Plus before and after reporting and analysis and issue investigation when required.

Mandatory Skills Required:
+ High Technical knowledge of networks, network security and their configuration and operational processes
+ Minimum of two years commercial networking experience.
+ Strong, in depth knowledge of networking technologies, i.e. LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, routing, switching and subnet addressing.
+ Strong in depth knowledge of networking hardware, ideally from the Juniper family, Experience of network implementation work.
+ Good Network Management, Security and Configuration understanding
+ Experience with network monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
+ Solid Juniper JUNOS skills

Desirable Skills Required:
+ Juniper certified
+ Cisco certified.
+ Previous experience of network design.
+ MoD Network Experience
+ ITIL Foundation or knowledge of ITIL processes.
+ Understanding of network security.
+ Firewalls