Senior Network Engineer

Expiring today

Location
England, London
Salary
£50,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted
11 Sep 2020
Closes
25 Sep 2020
Ref
JN -092020-1229088
Contact
Norman Areh
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Senior Network Engineer

The senior network engineer is responsible for maintaining the availability of the operational networks; LAN, WAN, WLAN and UC/IPT services working with Managed Service Providers and giving guidance to network analysts in the team. The senior network engineer is part of a multi-cultural team based across global regions.

Client Details

Senior Network Engineer

The client is a global FTSE 250 professional services organisation with presence across 40 countries. They have embarked on a global network transformation strategy and require additional support to continue on their transformation journey.

Description

Senior Network Engineer

  • Performs a broad range of work, sometimes complex and non-routine, in a variety of environments
  • Ensuring and maintaining the availability of the operational network services across the EMEA region
  • Working closely with 3rd party Suppliers and Managed Service Providers to ensure availability and quality of the services provided
  • Ensuring that each service provided is of the expected quality and compliant with the service agreements
  • Demonstrates and applies a systematic and methodical approach to problem definition, troubleshooting and resolution.
  • Day to day management of the networking infrastructure.
  • Planning and Management of Change within the Network Operations environment
  • Working closely with the other infrastructure teams to ensure service levels and deadlines will be met
  • Solve or escalate disruptions of the network services understanding the impact that a disruption to the service has
  • Provide 2nd Line support to the Regional Service Desk Team. Instruct and educate the Service Desk Analysts
  • Understanding the implications of new technologies to Operations. Assisting with the smooth transition into Operations
  • Communicates effectively, both formally and informally and can present complex technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences. Has sufficient communication skill for effective dialogue with customers, suppliers and partners

Profile

Senior Network Engineer

To be successful in this role my client requires the following:

  • High level of Cisco accreditation in Routing, Switching and Voice disciplines (CCNA)
  • Security Qualifications desirable
  • Appropriate level of accreditation from other Network vendors
  • Service Management frameworks e.g. ITIL desirable
  • A proven track record of experience working in networking communications
  • Proven ability to manage all aspects of a networking environment
  • Core network skills based in Routing and Switching (preferably Cisco)
  • Proven knowledge and experience working with the following:
    • Softward Defined Networks (SD-WAN)
    • Cloud Services e.g. MS Azure
    • Firewalls and Network Security Products (On Premise, Virtual and Cloud Based)
    • Load Balancer Technologies
    • VoIP and IP Telephony (preferably Cisco)
    • Network Management Tools such as Solarwinds, PRTG, other

Job Offer

Senior Network Engineer

£50k-£60k + Benefits