Network Design Engineer (Python, L3TRL, CCDA) (DV Cleared)

  • Location

    West Midlands, England

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    £500.00 - £600.00 per day

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    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Our Defence client based in the West Midlands requires a Network Design Engineer to deliver network infrastructure projects. Supporting WAN facing capabilities, and supporting other projects as requested. Technical design is guided by the Network Architect. Technical lead in transition and test/acceptance activities. Producing documentation i.e. LLD, build guides/operating instructions in support of project delivery objectives.

The Role

  • Lead the project engineering & documentation assigned projects as part of the Design Authority under direction of the Network Architect for Delivery Team PMs.
  • Install hardware and software.
  • Maintain hardware/software in accordance with design & support documentation, modifying network device configurations as requested.
  • Update or replace existing documents as directed.
  • Develop test procedures to prove correct configuration of solution in accordance with the documentation.
  • Establish the 'As-is' physical and logical state for assigned networks.
  • Produce the 'To be' rationalisation recommendations for authorisation by the Network Architect.

Key Skills / Experience

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) (Routing and Switching)
  • Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
  • 3-5 years minimum demonstrable experience in project engineering of LAN & WAN technologies based on IP cryptography.
  • Configuration and administration within a production environment of: OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, VPN/Tunnel technologies including IPSec, QoS.
  • Required to work on the main site from day 1 and for duration of Contract due to specifics of role with potential to travel if required
  • CCIE (Routing and Switching)
  • CCNA (Collaboration)
  • CCNA (Security)
  • Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
  • Python Certified Entry-Level Programmer (PCEP)
  • Programming for Network Engineers (PRNE) (proof of course completion)
  • L3 TRL cryptographic equipment (Catapan) (proof of course completion)
  • Implementation and administration of encrypted IP tunnelling of classified network traffic across various bearers.
  • OSPF configuration and management, EIGRP, BGP, L3 TRL Catapan, Nexus-OS
  • Linux OS, QoS and DSCP marking, Policy Based Routing, logging and analysis tools (e.g. PRTG, Splunk, Solar Winds)
  • DMVPN, Cisco networking equipment
  • Dell networking equipment, Juniper firewall equipment, Oracle Communications equipment
  • VoIP and video teleconferencing, RBAC administration and Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)

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