JOB TITLE: Senior Satellite Engineer


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 11428 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 05/05/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £45000 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 Senior Satellite Engineer with experience in London. Salary is £40,000 - £45,000 + Excellent Benefits including pension, private healthcare, 25 days holiday + bank holidays and mor


Job Description

Senior Satellite Engineer
Up to £45,000 + pension, private healthcare, 25 days holiday + bank holidays and more
London

The Role
Working as a Senior Satellite Engineer for a leading communications service provider you will be responsible for providing 2nd/3rd line support to satellite equipment, remote wireless and internal operation support systems. You will have worked in a similar role with satellite communications and will ideally have worked with Gilat systems. Exposure to Newtec and Hughes is also advantageous. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Satellite Engineer looking for a role in a dynamic company working with a variety of cutting edge technologies. You will be working in a team and will be involved in the following:

*Maintaining and monitoring the availability of the network and services, ensuring maximum availability is constantly being achieved
*2nd/3rd line support
*Supporting design and operations
*Hub infrastructure analysis
*Provisioning of customer services on core equipment
*Travelling to customer sites across the EU, this is likely to be once a quarter

The Requirements
As a Senior Satellite Engineer you will have experience in RF and IP networking and will have exposure to Gilat, Newtec or Hughes systems. You will hold at least a CCNA, ideally a CCNP and will have a good understanding of networking, IP addressing, Data Centres and RF (radio bandwidth frequencies). Any experience with Linux , Windows and Juniper is highly beneficial. You will have worked in a satellite communications, ISP or NOC (network operation centre) before and will have strong analytical and problem solving skills.

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 Senior Satellite Engineer looking for a role in a dynamic company working with a variety of cutting edge technologies.

The Package
Salary is up to £45,000 + 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

Satellite communications, Networking, IP Addressing, Gilat, Newtec, RF



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

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