JOB TITLE: Principal Systems Engineer (ISP/Telco)

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Basingstoke
Job Reference : 11116 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 04/11/2014
Salary & Benefits : £54000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Role: Principal Systems Engineer: Hampshire Salary: Upto £60k with bonus, pension, health and flexible benefits. Must have previous engineering design experience with SUN Solaris 10, Linux and strong networking knowledge.

Job Description

Principal Systems Engineer - Telco/ISP
Up to £60k with bonus, pension, health and flexible benefits

The Role
This role is responsible for the design, deployment and implementation of solutions in line with the performance of the businesses services. This includes developing and maintaining core network and system infrastructure working with SUN Solaris 10, Linux and networking and routing protocols including TCP/IP.

It is working in a team that are tasked with shaping development plans to enhance the network, spot deficiencies and resolutions and support architectural designs and testing requirements.

As a Principal Systems Engineer you will have previous experience in engineering design working with SUN Solaris 10 and Linux, this will be from an ISP/Telco/IT company. You will have a strong working knowledge of networking/internet protocols including TCP/IP, DNCP, DNS and RADIUS.

Key Responsibilities:
*High level engineering design specifications and documentation for network and systems infrastructure.
*Define test plans.
*Design and own engineering policies, rules and standards to deliver network performance reliability.
*Supporting the selection process of any new technology, infrastructure and suppliers.
*3rd level incident and security incident management support.

As a Principal Systems Engineer it is essential you have experience and skills in the following:
*Knowledge of SUN Solaris 10 and LINUX technologies with engineering design and third level operations experience.
*Experience in an ISP/Telco/IT company.
*Knowledge of key Internet Infrastructure Applications and protocols including DHCP, DNS, RADIUS.
*Knowledge of TCP/IP Networking & Routing in a Sun Solaris environment.
*Degree, HNC or equivalent in computing, telecommunications or related experience.

The Company
Household name with a cutting edge technical solution alongside a proven track record of continued training and advancement of staff. Benefits package is long and varied but includes KPI driven bonus at around 15% of salary, generous pension, private healthcare and other flexible benefits of your choice.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

Job Keywords

SUN Solaris 10, Linux, ISP, Telco, Networking, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, RADIUS

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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