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Network and Infrastructure Engineer

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Network Design
  • Date posted: 31/07/2017
  • Job reference: J371398A
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Network and Infrastructure Engineer

3 Month Contract

SC Cleared Role



To define and set up customer deliverable server operating systems and software ensuring a secure and high reliability system that meets requirement.


Work in accordance with the lead engineer, project plan and architecture requirements to configure a variety of operating systems and platforms, including networking, virtualisation and secure lockdown.

  • To maintain configuration control of all build, configuration and release activities and create baselines at appropriate stages.
  • To manage network system interfaces and maintain Interface Requirement, Definition and Control documentation.
  • To provide the technical interface for sub-contractor I customer interaction as designated by the project Lead Engineer.
  • To review and contribute to Network design documentation already in place for the Project.
  • To develop a detailed technical plan and associated documentation for designing and implementing security lockdown for the network
  • To conduct Integration, Test, Evaluation & Acceptance (ITEA) activities as designated within the project delivery lifecycle.

Required Experience / Qualifications / Attributes:


  • CCNP- Routing and Switching (required);
  • CCNP- Security (optional).

Experience (3-4yrs):

  • Full Engineering Lifecycle;
  • Knowledge and Experience of MPLS;
  • Knowledge and Experience of QoS;
  • Knowledge and Experience of Multicast Routing;
  • Knowledge and Experience of BGP;
  • Knowledge and Experience of Networking within a Hyper-V environment;
  • Design & Implementation of Networks with Multiple sites over a wide area;
  • Design & Implementation of Secure lockdowns for network systems (preferred MoD lockdown experience);
  • Design & Implementation of Network QoS;
  • Designing Networks for Resilience;
  • Defining Interfaces for integrating new networks into existing networked environments;
  • Production of high quality network design, definition and configuration documentation;
  • Appreciation of the need to adhere to the constraints of working to a set of defined requirements and project budget I schedule when carrying out and defining design solutions;
  • Ability to carry out technical analysis and produce high quality engineering documentation;
  • Able to readily adapt to change within a system engineering I project lifecycle;
  • TCP/IP networking, switching/routing and firewall configuration experience;
  • A good understanding of industry best practice tools and processes;
  • A proven ability to investigate and problem solve.

Interpersonal Skills:

  • Self-motivated, team player, action and results oriented;
  • High command of verbal and written English;
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to set and meet personal and team deadlines;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Ability to successfully work under tight project deadlines.