JOB TITLE: Network Engineer

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 12667 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 18/01/2017
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £35000 per annum + 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

Network Engineer, City of London, £30,000 - £35,000 + Excellent Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

Job Description

Network Engineer
City of London
£30,000 - £35,000 + Excellent Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

The Opportunity
Are you looking to work for a leading IT solutions company? Are you passionate about technology and looking for a company to support you on building on your career?

If so, we have a great opportunity for you. Whether you're an Engineer looking for a step up or you're working in a NOC and are fed up of shift work we are interested in speaking to you.

The Role
As a Network Engineer you will be part of a technical team and will be responsible for providing customer support and installing new services. Unlike many networking roles the working hours are 9am-6pm Monday-Friday.

On a day to day basis, you'll be configuring, installing and supporting the network which is mainly Cisco based therefore experience of this is ideal. Cisco certifications such as CCNA are a minimum, if you're studying towards CCNP or have a CCNP this is beneficial.
Experience from a MSP/ISP/Telecoms/Reseller company is preferred although not essential.

What will you be doing?

*Configuration, installation and support of the network
*Provisioning tasks
*Installing equipment at customer or data centres (London based).
*Change requests, ensuring that SLAS are being achieved
*Providing technical support to customers
*Getting sign off from customers once installations are complete

The Candidate

As a Network Engineer you'll ideally have a background in MSP/ISP/Telecommunications environment with previous experience working on a Cisco based network. The company also use Juniper firewalls (SSG/SRX) so any experience with this equipment is great however isn't essential as training will be given.

You'll be CCNA certified (ideally studying towards CCNP) and will have at least 12 months hands on experience with networking including configuration and troubleshooting. You'll be confident with BGP and will have hands on configuration experience of OSPF. Any exposure to MPLS is desirable.

This role may suit an Engineer looking to move into a more specialised role and has in interest in working cutting edge technologies such as Juniper. If you're a CCNA (or CCNP/working towards CCNP) Cisco Engineer and are interested in learning Juniper this is an ideal opportunity for you.

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 + Excellent 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, CCNP, TCP/IP, Juniper, Telecoms, ISP, MPLS, MSP, BGP, OSPF, Cisco

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

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