Junior Network Engineer

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £250 - £295 per day

  • Contact:

    Andrew Pennycook

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Junior Network Engineer (ACI)
3 Months

Job description:

Network engineer with experience of large data centre builds, must be able to manage their own work based on low level design and work collaboratively as part of an integrated team. Engagement is likely to involve initial configuration work within datacentres in the south of the UK and customer site based work in the West Midlands.
Technical skills required as follows.

ACI practical deployment and troubleshooting expertise, including:
a. Base ACI fabric build
b. ACI multipod deployment
c. ACI policy configuration (from application requirements): Tenant, EPG, BD and contract.
d. ACI/Vmware integration
e. L3 and L2 out EPG configuration and integration into non-ACI components (eg Load balancers, firewalls, WAN services etc.)

Deployment of traditional networking components:
a. ASR routers with VPN and VRF configuration.
b. F5 Load balancers
c. Cisco firepower
d. Checkpoint firewalls
e. DMZ appliances:
i. Bluecoat SSL inspection
ii. Forcepoint Web and Mail proxies
3. Nice to have:
a. Experience of migrating workloads from a traditional flat network to Cisco ACI
b. Hybrid cloud deployment of ACI with AWS
c. Cisco UCS compute