Network Engineer

From £28,500 to £35,000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Nasstar are on the lookout for a fantastic Network Engineer to work at their HQ in Telford. Purpose of job -Design, implementation and early life support of customer solutions. -Development of data centre and core network infrastructure according to business needs and technology factors. -4th line incident support, problem investigation and remediation. Responsibilities Design and implementation of customer network solutions using a variety of technologies. Includes: -Gathering and interpreting customer requirements. -Producing technical recommendations that meet customer needs. -Engineering network infrastructure to supply local and wide area connectivity that supports our managed service delivery. -Implementing new technology into existing environments or as part of new solutions. -Providing early life support for new customer systems and facilitating training and handover to the Service Desk. Development of new and existing technologies to meet current and future business and customer needs. Taking ownership of escalations from the Service Desk to provide 4th line support for incidents and changes. Problem management investigation and application of permanent fixes to reduce incidents and prevent recurrences of known issues. Particular Focus on design, deployment and lifecycle support for cloud and on premises IP Telephony deployments Requirements Network engineers must cover a wide range of skills and must be willing to maintain and develop knowledge regularly. Proven ability in the following areas within a data centre environment is essential. Solid understanding and troubleshooting of IPv4 including: Routing (Static and OSPF) Switching (VLANs and LAGs) Firewalls including SonicWALL; Cisco ASA and pfSense DNS, DHCP, NAT and VPNs Cisco IOS / NX-OS, Comware, Brocade, Procurve, VYOS and Ubiquiti WAN technologies such as MPLS, VPLS and PWAN. IP telephony or Unified Communications preferably ShoreTel. Network monitoring tools such as Nagios, Observium, Solar Winds or other SNMP inspection methods. Proficiency in the following areas may be useful to the role. Practical understanding of Windows Server, Unix or Linux operating systems Wireless technologies such as Aruba, SonicPoint and Cisco. IPv6 and BGP. Hypervisor technologies such as VMware or Hyper-V Enterprise hardware for servers and storage including SAN. You must have a clean driving licence. Includes 6% Annual Bonus, private pension scheme, private healthcare scheme and 25 days holiday entitlement. If you feel you would be a good fit in this role and enjoying making the most of your skills in a fresh and dynamic environment then please click Apply This job was originally posted as

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