3rd Line WAN Network Engineer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Karen Mou

  • Contact email:

    Karen.Mou@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH116078_1583411918

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    9 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-04

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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3rd Line Wan Network Engineer - Birmingham - 8 Months

We are looking for a 3rd line WAN Project configuration engineer. The role will involve Configuring SRX series routers to meet tight project deadlines to enable the delivery of secure network services globally. You will join a small team of highly skilled engineers based in Solihull to manage and support their client's Juniper Core Network. (MCN) WAN estate.

Daily duties will include a mixture project/implementation work and general support escalations/fault finding. This includes configuring, trouble shooting and tuning Juniper network devices.

The successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge of configuring and tuning the following

  • Juniper SRX platform
  • BGP
  • IPSEC
  • MPLS
  • PKI

Core Skills

  • Juniper SRX platform - successful candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of Junos & experience in various SRX platforms. Candidate will have comprehensive CLi exposure. Candidate will also have in-depth knowledge of routing and switching
  • BGP - successful candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of configuring and tuning BGP, to include topics such as policy based routing, manipulation of attributes, load-balancing techniques, and lastly have comprehensive troubleshooting skillset.
  • IPSEC - successful candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of IPSEC VPN's and be familiar with troubleshooting.
  • MPLS - successful candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of configuring and troubleshooting MPLS
  • PKI - successful candidate will have knowledge of PKI infrastructure elements and be familiar with certificate based VPN authentication

A national security clearance is required for this role but candidates not holding this level of clearance will be considered