Senior Network Engineer

  • Job Reference: BAT020
  • Date Posted: 6 November 2020
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £62,000 to £65,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus and benefits
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Network Engineer (65k plus bonus and benefits)

NETWORKING / WAN / LAN / CISCO / DATA / VOICE / CLOUD / DEVOPS / AUTOMATION

Senior Network Engineer required to join an IT Operations Team based in London!

Senior Network Engineer Core Duties

  • Diagnose and solve problems by providing technical knowledge, frequently under time constraints and business pressure
  • Provide detailed network performance analysis for application traffic
  • Support firewalls and the remote access environment, including client VPN
  • Conduct maintenance and patching of the operational environment with appropriate testing
  • Provide Wide Area Network reliability, availability, and performance reporting
  • Maintain and implement high quality operational standards, processes and procedures
  • Maintain network redundancy, backup and recovery processes, and disaster recovery procedures
  • Identify opportunities and implement solutions to improve availability, reliability, efficiency, performance and overall service

Senior Network Engineer Skills and Experience

  • Proven track record of providing WAN & LAN support in diverse environments
  • Cisco Certification (CCNP or equivalent)
  • Able to demonstrate a working knowledge, understanding, and experience with the following:
  • Network infrastructure (WAN, MAN, LAN, Wi-Fi, QoS for Data, Voice, and Video)
  • Network protocols (IP, OSPF, BGP, RIP, IPSec, etc.)
  • MPLS / VPN / Hybrid WAN / SD-WAN / Metro Networks / leased lines
  • Network Hardware (Cisco routers and switches, cabling, Palo Alto firewalls)
  • Deep understanding and experience with network configuration related to Cloud Providers such as AWS, Azure, and GCP
  • Basic understanding of Network Automation tools and methodologies (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
  • Ability to code in common scripting language, Python preferred
  • Remote Access solutions (client VPN, small office VPN, business to business VPN)
  • Network security (firewalls and security monitoring)
  • Public and private DNS (Microsoft/AWS Route 53), DHCP
  • Network Monitoring & troubleshooting (PRTG, Nagios, MRTG, Wireshark, NetFlow, Riverbed Profiler, SNMP)
  • Identity Management (Active Directory, ADFS, Azure AD, 2 Factor Auth, TACACS, Cisco ACS, Radius, PEAP)
  • VOIP and Collaboration Systems (Skype for Business, Teams, Slack, Avaya)
  • Microsoft Office 365 & Visio Professional
  • Experience developing and following Incident, Change, and Problem Management processes within an ITIL based framework

NETWORKING / WAN / LAN / CISCO / DATA / VOICE / CLOUD / DEVOPS / AUTOMATION