JOB TITLE: Network Engineer


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 11868 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 09/10/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £34000 per annum + On Call + 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 Telecommunications company are currently recruiting for Network Engineer form an MSP/ISP/Telecoms background - £30,000 - £34,000 + On call + Benefits including pension, healthcare plan, 24 days holiday + bank holidays, bonus and more.


Job Description

Network Engineer
£30,000 - £34,000 + On call allowance + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays, pension, healthcare, training/development + other perks such as breakfast every morning
Manchester

The Role
As a Network Engineer working for a leading Telecommunications solutions company you will be responsible for the day to day running of the core network (Juniper based) and providing 3rd line support. You will be a hands on engineer and will be looking for an opportunity to work across a portfolio of services and gain experience across many technologies.

This role is suited to an engineer from an ISP/MSP/Telecoms environment that is looking for the opportunity to develop their skillset, learn how to design and implement and also work with cutting edge technologies such as Juniper. You will be a natural born techie and must be ready to learn and be taught.

Although Juniper experience is preferred for this role, candidates with good solid experience in Cisco and are willing to learn will also be considered therefore please still apply.Working in a highly skilled team you will be responsible for the following:

*3rd line support
*Configuration of customers equipment on core network
*Network maintenance
*Roll out of customer MPLS solutions
*Solution pre-sales and design
*Capacity planning and change management
*Technical documents
*After a few months you will be involved in the 24x7 on call rota (1 in every 4 weeks)

As a Network Engineer you will have the following experience:
*Previous experience in a MSP/ISP/Telecommunications environment
*Experience of MPLS, OSPF and BGP (ideally day to day exposure)
*Juniper experience, ideally MX/EX
*Ideally certifications in Cisco or Juniper with CCNA as a minimum
*Experience of managing a network rollout daily
*Fault diagnosis of leased lines

Any experience of the following is highly desirable:
*Deployment of carrier Ethernet
*Optical networking (WDM technologies)
*Data centre experience
*Working knowledge of peering, transit and RIPE

The Company
A leading Telecommunications company that are growing significantly are offering an experienced Network Engineer the opportunity to work with a range of technologies and progress through the business.

The Package
£30,000 - £34,000 + On call allowance + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays, pension, healthcare, training/development + other perks such as breakfast every morning

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




Job Keywords

Juniper, Cisco, MSP, ISP, Ethernet, CCNA, JNCIA



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

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