JOB TITLE: Network Architect (CCNP,Juniper,OSPF,BGP,MPLS)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 10686 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 11/06/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £54000 - £58000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

A leading Telecoms managed services company in the City of London are looking to recruit a Network Architect that is CCNP certified and has worked in an ISP/MSP. The salary on offer is £54,000 - £58,000 + £2,400 on call + over time + Excellent Benefits.


Job Description

Network Architect (CCNP, Juniper, OSPF, BGP, MPLS)
City of London
£54,000 - £58,000 + £2,400 out of hours cover + Excellent Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

The Role
As a Network Architect working for a leading IT solutions company in the City you will be responsible for all aspects of the operational networking including systems and security and will act as a specialist within the team. You will be responsible for ensuring that the network is fully utilised and maintain the network to a high standard. You will be working within a dynamic and growing team and will be involved in working with customers to design, configure and implement solutions. This company are offering an experienced Network Architect the opportunity to join and be the specialist within the team. You will be responsible for:

*Providing pre-sales technical support, ensuring that the design and implementation of solutions is to a high standard
*Provision of solutions for customers including design, configuration testing and implementation
*Ensure the network is optimised, resilient and performs to a very high standard
*3rd level support to the NOC and field ops
*Core network architecture, maintaining up to date as-built documentation, identifying areas for improvement and carrying out upgrades
*Defining and maintaining operational procedures across the network
*Working with equipment vendors to evaluate new equipment, systems and technologies

The Requirements
The ideal candidate should be Cisco Certified to CCNP level and possibly working towards a CCIE certification or Juniper JNCIS-SEC. The key technical requirements are:

*4 Years' experience in a similar role within an ISP or MSP
*Design and implement OSPF based network solutions in an ISP / MSP environment.
*Design and implement BGP based network solutions in an ISP / MSP and environment.
*Design and implement MPLS based network solutions (using Brocade/Juniper/Cisco) in an ISP or MSP environment. MPLS technologies include VLL, VPLS, L3 VPN, RSVP, LSP, and Traffic Engineering.
*Router and Switch experience on Cisco, Brocade and Juniper platforms.
*Juniper SSG/SRX experience
*Juniper SSL VPN Configuration and implementation experience
*Juniper MX Series experience
*Strong hands on experience of using trouble shooting tools including wireshark

You will be a team player, well organised, have the ability to work under pressure and have strong attention to detail. You will have and will maintain industry/market awareness of all the current network technologies and or emerging technologies within data network communications.

The Company
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Network Architect to join a privately owned, expanding IT solutions provider based in the City of London.

The Package
Salary is between £54,000 - £58,000 + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits including 22 days holiday + Bank holidays + childcare vouchers

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


Job Keywords

CCNP, CCIE, BGP, OSPF, MPLS, ISP, MSP, Juniper, Cisco



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

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