The Senior Network Engineer undertakes a consultancy and operational support role within the Network team to support the management and operation of customer networks.
Provide support and resolution to network-related incidents and service requests within defined service level agreements (SLAs)
Take ownership of network changes, ensuring compliance with defined procedures and ensuring clear and effective communication with all relevant stakeholders
Monitor and report on network health using management tools including Solarwinds Network Performance Manager
Demonstrable experience in configuring, implementing, installing, commissioning and supporting complex multi-site voice and data LAN and WAN network solutions based predominantly on Cisco products
In-depth understanding of network infrastructure routing and switching concepts and technologies, advanced IP addressing, dynamic routing protocols
In-depth understanding of end to end secure network concepts, technologies and protocols including Access control, Next generation, Web application and Stateful firewalls technologies, Intrusion prevention, Encryption (IPSEC, SSL, PKI), Security event information management systems, Proxy services
Experience of FCOE solutions
Experience of storage area network implementation
Knowledge of Unix/Linux
Degree in Computer Science, Maths, Engineering or equivalent education/experience
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) or equivalent qualification/experience
We are looking for a pro-active individual that uses initiative, takes responsibility, and actively seeks opportunities for self-improvement. Approachable, adaptable and able to work on their own or as part of a team. If this sounds like you, then please contact me to discuss this opportunity.