JOB TITLE: Senior Network Engineer (CCIE R&S/CCNP)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : High Wycombe
Job Reference : 12485 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 03/08/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

A leading IT managed services provider are currently looking to recruit a Senior Network Engineer ideally with 4 years experience in a similar role. The salary on offer is between £60,000-£80,000 plus benefits including healthcare, 23 days holiday + bank holidays, company credit card for travel and more.


Job Description

Senior Network Engineer (CCIE R&S/CCNP)
Salary is £60,000 - £80,000 depending on experience plus company credit card for travel to customers sites + Excellent Benefits including healthcare, 23 days holiday + bank holidays, healthcare, vendor training, external professional training £2500 per annum), incentive schemes and more
High Wycombe

The Opportunity
Are you looking for an exciting Network Engineering role with an energetic, dynamic and massively growing company? Look no further. I have been working with some of the top IT companies across the UK for the last 5 years and can honestly say that I am excited to be working with this client to support this period of growth. I met with the team and was inspired by the amount of talent in one room. They like to do things differently. And they are going places. Fast! Intrigued? I can't wait to tell you more, so give me a call.

As a Senior Network Engineer (CCIE R&S/CCNP) you will be involved in the following:
*Taking ultimate ownership of and responsibility for network / infrastructure problems and being proactive when dealing with issues, liaising with both internal and external support functions, clearly setting expectations of others
*Design and implementation of enterprise wireless environments including Cisco Aironet, Aruba, Meraki, Rukas, Aerohive and HP.
*Identify problem trends and implement change as required
*Identify, design and plan to ensure continued service availability and ensure all changes are carried out in a controlled and tested manner
*Manage own ticket queue and monitor senior incidents to resolution
*Monitor systems and identify performance issues proactively
*Provide escalated technical advice and recommendations for tickets assigned to 1st and 2nd line colleagues, transferring knowledge to junior colleagues

The Requirements

Technical background
As a Senior Network Engineer (CCIE R & S/CCNP) you will have a genuine passion for technology and be eager to learn new skills. You will have at least 4 years` experience in a similar role and at this level and for the salary on offer, we would expect a strong technical background in; Cisco based routing and switching, LAN / WAN and Wireless networking - in particular Cisco switches, routers, and ASA firewall platforms. Including remote access (IPSEC SSL VPN and AnyConnect) technologies.

Can you demonstrate experience and knowledge of Cisco ASA firewall support and configurations including ACL, NAT, troubleshooting? Do you have a strong understanding of corporate / enterprise level LAN and WAN data networks as well as knowledge of VPN technologies? Do you have experience working with network technologies such as WatchGuard, SonicWALL, Juniper, HP and Cisco?

Qualifications
For this Senior Network Engineer (CCIE R & S/CCNP) role we`d be aiming for written CCIE in R&S, so whether that is written or the lab test, we`d be keen to speak with you. The CCIE isn't essential though, so if you are a qualified CCNP with the skills we need then get in touch.

The Company
Our client are a well-established managed service provider (MSP) supporting London businesses in terms of office moves and relocations, IT support, managed service desk, and voice and data networks. From financial services to not-for-profit and from legal to manufacturing, they work in all sectors of the world's leading companies. Day in, day out, across a huge range of sectors, they deliver truly world class IT infrastructure and support.

The Package
Salary is £60,000 - £80,000 depending on experience plus company credit card for travel to customers sites + Excellent Benefits including healthcare, 23 days holiday + bank holidays, healthcare, vendor training, external professional training £2500 per annum), incentive schemes and more

They also have a service addict award each month which has bonuses including vouchers, meal deals etc.


Job Keywords

3rd line, Network engineer, technician, CCNP, CCIE, LAN, WAN, Wireless, Windows, MCSE, MCSA, Exchange, server, High Wycombe, Cisco, Juniper, HP, VPN, networking, infrastructure, VMware, London, Buckinghamshire, on site, projects



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