Lead NOC Engineer - Surrey, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, Security, Riverbed, Juni

Eurobase People
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Lead NOC Engineer - Surrey, CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, Security, Riverbed, Juniper ??35k - ??40k

Our customer, a leading Cisco partner, are looking for skilled Lead Network Operations Centre Engineers for on a permanent basis in Surrey. The opportunity with our customer is to provide 2nd and 3rd line support to our customers in Security and Routing and Switching solutions. You will be additionally responsible for acting as an experienced lead profiles within the team with the aim of moving into an official Team Leader role over time.

This is an ideal opportunity for candidates with good experience in a client facing support role to take the next leap forward in their career. We are ideally looking for candidates with previous leadership experience, however you do not need to have officially worked in management role before.

As a Lead NOC Engineer, your responsibilities will be;

  • Lead and guide the NOC function to react to and resolve network issues in a timely manner
  • Motivate and lead the team to ensure a smooth working environment
  • The remote configuration, support, troubleshooting and operation of routing and switching platforms in the customer network
  • The configuration and setup of end-customer services in the network
  • Developing strong and trusting relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Act as a technical authority with customers in your areas of expertise

The requirements of this position are;

  • A minimum of 4-5 years in network engineering
  • Experience in datacenter network platforms around Cisco and Juniper
  • Security experience with either CheckPoint, Juniper, Brocade, Bluecoat or similar
  • Good knowledge of network and routing protocols (OSPF, MPLS, IPsec, Ethernet)
  • Strong knowledge of Cisco ASA and VPN
  • Good knowledge of operating systems such as IOS, JUNOS, GAIA
  • Ideally certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, CCNP Security, CCIE, CCSE, JNCIP or similar
  • Bachelor degree related to Computer Science or Engineering
  • Act as a strong team player and leader for less experienced members
  • Outstanding communication, presentation and organisational skills

Our customer offers;

  • A challenging and rewarding opportunity with a leader in their technical field
  • State of the art technology and facilities
  • Defined career progression in an environment that focused on training and development
  • Access to Gold-level Cisco and Microsoft projects and expertise