JOB TITLE: Network Engineer

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 11382 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 27/03/2015
Salary & Benefits : £45000 - £50000 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 leading communications provider are currently recruiting for a Network Engineer with experience in Cisco and Juniper. Salary is £45,000 - £50,000 + Excellent Benefits including pension, private healthcare, 25 days holiday + bank holidays and more

Job Description

Network Engineer
£45,000 - £50,000 + Excellent Benefits including pension, 25 days holiday + bank holidays, private healthcare and more

The Role
Working as a Network Engineer for a leading communications services provider you will be responsible for providing 3rd line support/escalation, building design infrastructure and working on networking projects. You will ideally have worked on the Juniper router platform and will have previous experience of configuring Juniper devices (CLI). Candidates with no Juniper router platform experience however have strong Cisco troubleshooting skills and have worked on dynamic routing/BGP and MPLS networks will be considered. This is an operational role and will involve a lot of configuration changes and implementations.

The company work with cutting edge technologies and are offering the suitable candidate an opportunity work in a diverse role involving all aspects of networking. You will be working in a team and will be involved in the following duties:

*Providing 3rd level support and escalation
*Helping with new network solutions projects including the design, scope and implementation of these
*System management
*Building the design infrastructure, configuring and testing this for core, provider and customer networks
*Ensuring that designs, changes and procedures are well documented
*Maintaining and monitoring the network

The Requirements
As a Network Engineer you will have the following technical experience:
*5 years minimum experience of working with Cisco and Juniper including routers, switches and firewalls
*Excellent working knowledge of networking protocols including BGP, MPLS, OSPF, QoS, Multicast, IPSEC
*ISP/Telecoms experience
*Traffic/packet analysis skills

*Certifications in Cisco or Juniper (CCNA, JNCIA, CCNP, JNCIS etc)
*Remote wireless networks experience
*Experience of Juniper MX, SRX, ISG and EX
*Some knowledge of open source tools

The Company
A multimillion pound turnover company that have been providing communication services to clients for years and are going through an exciting growth, this is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Network Engineer looking for a role in a dynamic company working with a variety of cutting edge technologies.

The Package
Salary is £45,000 - £50,000 + Benefits including pension, private healthcare, 25 days holiday + bank holidays and more

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

Job Keywords

Juniper, Cisco, ISP, Telco, Remote wireless, 3rd line support, Network Engineer

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

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