Senior Network Engineer

Senior Network Engineer

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896072_1567616290
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 04, 2019 17:58

Job Description

Senior Network Engineer CCNP

Our client is a major digital transformation and service partner, providing consultancy and IT business solutions. They are looking to recruit a Senior Network Engineer to work on a major client site in the Salisbury area.

You will have experience of performing Network operational duties including, reporting, troubleshooting, configuration and capacity management of network equipment.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a company at the cutting edge of technology offering outstanding progression and career development opportunities.

If you have experience in any of the following areas, please get in touch for an informal discussion.

Key Responsibilities:
*Configuration of Network Layer 2/3 devices on all networks.
*Produce reports for Management incl:
*Bandwidth performance, Base lining, capacity management and Incident Management.
*Ensure the Major Incident Management Process is followed for network outages.
*Undertake and lead 'Root Cause Analysis' investigations into network faults and performance issues.
*Liaise and assist the network architect and solutions team with the implementation of projects into Service and Support.
*Provide 2nd line support to the Service Desk for network fault progression (Major faults and performance issues).
*Liaise with Third Party service providers for WAN provision and maintenance.
*Monitor LAN/WAN - Service availability and efficiency.
*Maintain monitoring platforms - maintain security patches and test to ensure reporting is correct.
*Maintenance of Core Network Devices and IOS/NX-OS software.
Key Skills
*Thorough understanding of Cisco networks with clear and concise reporting skills.
*Exp of network monitoring platforms including Network Node Manager and Cisco LMS/Prime.
*CCNP or extensive exp and exposure as a Senior Engineer within a Cisco networking environment.
*Technical experience and recent exposure to be able to configure and troubleshoot EIGRP and BGP Routing
*Protocols (including the use of GRE tunnelling and Virtual Router Forwarding).
*Configure and troubleshoot the clients Network Tooling - i.e.CISCO PRIME Infrastructure/Opsview/Netflow.
*SC Cleared. Eligible and prepared to go through for DV

Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire
Salary: To £50,000 + Bens + Car Allowance
Key Skills: Network, CCNA, CCNP, Cisco, Routing, Infrastructure, VM Ware, EIGRP, BGP, LAN, WAN

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.