Network Engineer

  • Location

    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £430 per day

  • Contact:

    Andrew Pennycook

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Role: Network Engineer

Location: Cheltenham

Duration: 6 Months

Our client is looking for an experienced Network Engineer, with experience working with a variety of network sizes, topologies and types, including WAN, LAN, Voice Systems, Cisco and more. They will have experience planning, implementing and maintaining various Networks.

You will be joining one of the top IT Firms in the UK, working in a Security Cleared Environment for one of the biggest clients in Europe. The ideal candidate will hold or be willing to undergo DV Clearance.

Daily responsibilities:

Resolves complex issues related to the coordination, control, design, support, and operation of specialized components of a network whether data, voice or video such as Local Area Networks, Wide Area Networks and voice systems.

Plans, configures, tests, maintains, troubleshoots and tunes complex network infrastructure such as routers, switches, gateways, firewall systems, multi-function switches, end offices, signalling transfer points, private branch exchange, voice mail, call management system and network security devices.

Designs, implements and maintains more complex LAN, WAN or Voice Systems in accordance with specified requirements.

Provides consultation, support and guidance to organizations and clients. May develop and conduct training as needed.

Participates in discussions regarding project decisions/direction at an executive level. Managing client expectations and balances the needs of organization and client to ensure satisfaction. Participates in proposal efforts and sales calls to ensure product meets client specifications.

Example Skills:

  • Technology Network Function Virtualisation (NFV)
  • Software Designed Networking (SDN)
  • Dynamic routing (OSPF / BGP)
  • Cisco vPC
  • Global Load-Balancing
  • Datacentre Load-Balancing

Interested candidates should submit their CV in the first instance or call Sam Caine on 0161 924 1357