JOB TITLE: Network Engineer (CCNA)

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 11355 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 29/04/2015
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £35000 per annum + 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

A growing IT and Telecom solutions company are currently looking to recruit a Network Engineer with experience in hands-on networking support in Cisco. Salary is between £30,000 - £33,000 + £2400 out of hours + Benefits 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers.

Job Description

Network Engineer (CCNA)
City of London
£30,000 - £35,000 including out of hours cover + Excellent Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

The Role
As a Network Engineer working for a leading IT solutions company in the City you will be responsible for installing new services and supporting customer installations/core infrastructure platforms. You will also be responsible for performing networking configuration, installation and support. This company are offering an experienced Network Engineer the opportunity join and working with cutting edge technologies. Experience from a MSP/ISP/Telecoms/Reseller company is preferred although not essential. You will be working within a dynamic and growing team and will be responsible for:

*Networking configuration, installation and support.
*Provisioning tasks such as building configuring and testing systems end to end including associated network elements.
*Installing equipment at customer or data centres (London based).
*Changes requests in accordance with works processes and procedures.
*Technical support for all customers as and when required. This will from time to time require out of business hour support.
*Keep all customer and network configuration information up to date in accordance with processes and procedures.
*Obtaining sign-off from customers for completed installations.
*Liaising with the helpdesk and other teams to resolve the problem quickly and to maintain regularly feedback to the customer.

The Requirements
As a Network Engineer it is essential you have a good mix of technical and interpersonal skills and will have worked in a hands-on networking role before. Other essential requirements include:

*CCNA certified (we will consider applicants without this as long as you have extensive hands-on networking experience with Cisco)
*A minimum of 12 - 18 months hands on experience with networking including configuring and troubleshooting layer 2 / layer3 services and OSPF
*IPv4 and IPv6 experience
*Firewall experience
*A formal qualification of some kind (HND/Degree), in an engineering or science discipline

It is desirable to have experience in the following:
*MPLS services
*Juniper SSG or SRX experience

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

The Package
Salary is between £30,000 - £35,000 including 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

CCNA, OSPF, Layer 2, Layer 3, ISP, Telecoms, Cisco

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

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