Network Engineer

Recruiter
Every Job Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Every Job Recruitment are looking for a Network Engineer on behalf of one of our prestige clients. The successful person will be joining a team of Network specialists, you will be integrated quickly and efficiently into a supportive and friendly coalition.

You will be undertaking an extremely varied role that blends Project and BAU work, thus will include but not limited to managing, monitoring, providing support and troubleshooting for Advanced Managed Services, Customer Local Area and Customer Wide Area Networks as well as being a presence in Network Security. We can offer a unique working environment where you will be able to learn and grow simultaneously. This is a chance for a dedicated Network professional to not only fulfil their potential, but to go above and beyond.

Daily duties include:

Provide technical support and engineering services for Advanced Managed Services and Corporate networks in adherence with defined SLAs.

Configure, amend, troubleshoot site to site and client based VPNs.

Maintain and improve existing Advanced and client networks in accordance with Advanced design methodologies.

Maintain a secure network environment in accordance to ISO27001 standards.

Monitor and manage network components to: deliver proactive support to all internal and external clients; enable more effective reactive support; to provide capacity & performance reporting; and to generally enhance network management capabilities and services.

You will also:
Maintain and improve network documentation.

Undertake visits to the datacentres and customer sites across the UK and Ireland as necessary

The nature of the role requires mandatory participation in flexible working:

On call 24x7 support rota, providing an escalation path to the Service Desk.

Participate in continual improvement processes, modelled around meeting ISO standards:

Change control, with peer change review

Quality driven; work planned with minimal disruption to users

Person Specification

The ideal candidate will demonstrate ease in their ability to:

Keep ahead of the latest technologies and demonstrate drive to learn

Show a drive to automate tasks and data collection

Communicate complex issues in a clear way, written and orally

Care for customers

Provide input into project, and technical documents

Manage their time effectively and multi task

Carry out risk assessment of their day to day functions

Knowledge and Experience

Essential skills to be considered for the role:

Previous experience in a similar role

Comprehensive knowledge of network infrastructure, including the ability to analyse and debug layers 1-7.

Experience of troubleshooting enterprise networks.

Experience with Cisco layer 2 and 3 switches.

Experience of firewall and VPN and troubleshooting Cisco ASA firewalls.

We offer an excellent introduce a friend scheme. If you know somebody who is looking for work please ask them to contact us today. If they work for us for over a month you will be rewarded!
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