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Network Engineer - CCNP - LAN - WAN- Offshore Qualification

  • Salary: £400 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 23/05/2017
  • Job reference: J366022A
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Please note the ideal candidate will hold an Offshore accreditation / Qualification to allow for work on Offshore Oil and Gas platforms

My client a global technology provider is seeking a Network Engineer with proven Cisco skills to work with various LAN and WAN technologies within large enterprise network environments.

The successful candidate will design, manage and implement complex network changes as part of a project preparation and implementation for the existing and new customers and be involved in creating network solutions, high and low level designs, migrations or new device implementations.

Key Products which you will be working with are: HP, Cisco (Routers, Switches and wireless controllers); Riverbed WAN accelerators, Aruba wireless, Software Defined Networks, F5 BigIP Load Balancers and many other cutting edge technologies.

Key duties:

  • Analyze and solve complex problems involving multiple support teams, Identify root cause of issues and make appropriate recommendation to avoid future failure.
  • Pro-actively investigate and advise on network design improvements across the range of customer services.

Key skills required:

  • Solid network experience.
  • Cisco CCNP or other equivalent professional level of certification
  • Knowledge of Cisco or HP routers and switches technologies is a must.
  • Knowledge in at least one more technology (Load balancers, proxy servers, wireless, voice etc.)
  • Sufficient depth and breadth of technical knowledge to design and scope multiple deliverables across a number of technologies.


  • Certification: HP ASE, HP MASE, CCIP, CCDP, CCNP Security, CCIE, Checkpoint CCSA/CCSE, Juniper JNCIA/JNCIE, Fortinet/Fortigate certification.
  • Knowledge of one or all of the following technologies equipment is extremely beneficial: - F5 Load Balancers / Checkpoint Firewalls, Cisco and HP Wireless / Riverbed WAN accelerators.
  • Understanding of IT Service Management (ITSM) and IT Infrastructure Libraries (ITIL) processes

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