Senior Network Engineer

Spring Tech
London (West)
£34000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + +perm benefits
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Senior Network Engineer London £34,000 - £42,325 £Competitive Benefits Network | LAN | WAN | Voice | Data | Telecommunication | Communication | Firewall Purpose A leading educational institute is currently recruiting for a Senior Network Engineer to come on board and work within IT Services providing first class support and delivery of the Data and Voice communications infrastructure. This will include Data Networks LAN/WAN, Telephony System and converged Voice and Data networks, network security, including specialist mobile infrastructure and wireless data network systems. Qualification Degree (preferably in a science or technical subject) or equivalent relevant work experience Professional qualification in network infrastructure discipline Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco and or Extreme Networks. e.g. Cisco CCNP Level or above Knowledge and experience Experience of working in a challenging and complex environment with evidence of having been involved in the delivery of significant IT Engineering projects Considerable technical knowledge and expertise of network technical infrastructure including firewalls/IDS/IPS, Network Core/Server/Edge Switch technologies, structured cabling methodologies and schemes ad remote and wireless solutions management. Considerable technical and knowledge and practical experience of routing technologies including OSPF/BGP/VRRP/HSRP/RIP. Considerable technical knowledge and expertise in network design, firewalls, Reverse Proxies, TCP/IP, Routing, DNS, VPNs and NAT Experience and knowledge of Firewall vendor specific products and models Juniper SRX Range; Palo Alto 5000 Series. Up-to-date knowledge of IT security threats and experience of having devised, implemented and tested disaster recovery and business continuity plans Experience in the design, maintenance and monitoring of data centre environments Experience of providing responsive support and request services under service level agreements and targets. Experience of producing high quality documentation and operational documents to support new and existing network architecture Skills Excellent written and oral communications skills with ability to present technical content to a wide and varied audience. Ability to liaise effectively with colleagues at a range of levels within the organisation, and with external contacts. Ability to plan and to prioritise own work and that of others within a team. Ability to think creatively and devise innovative solutions to difficult problems. Ability to handle a complex and changing workload and priorities Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds. This job was originally posted as