JOB TITLE: Network Engineer (JNCIA or CCNA)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 10941 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/08/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £28000 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 Telecommunications company are currently looking to recruit a Network Engineer (JNCIA or CCNA level) in Manchester. The salary on offer is between £25,000 - £28,000 + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays + Training + other perks such as Xbox, mini golf and more


Job Description

Network Engineer (JNCIA or CCNA)
Manchester
£25,000 - £28,000 + Out of hours pay + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday + bank holidays + Training + other perks such as Xbox, mini golf and more

The Role
As a Network Engineer working for a growing Telecommunications company you will be responsible for building customer solutions, configuration and 2nd line technical support. You will also be responsible for delivering solutions and support to customers. You will be working closely with other teams, ensuring the project technically delivered to specification. You will act as the main technical point of contact when delivering customer solutions. This is a hands-on role and will suit candidates with previous 1st/2nd line technical support experience ideally from an ISP/Telecoms background. This is a great opportunity to work across the full company portfolio of services and gain experience across many technologies. Working in a highly skilled team you will be responsible for:

*Technical build of leased lines, other Ethernet deployments, datacentre services & WAN Solutions for customers
* 2nd line technical support on Ethernet, Broadband and Cloud Services such as VoIP
*Service fault investigations including hardware troubleshooting
*Liaison with suppliers relating to faults
*Providing quality customer service and advice to customers
*Working on a daily basis with Project Managers and project stakeholders

As a Network Engineer you will have:
*Strong working knowledge of Ethernet networking
*A minimum 12 months experience in a similar role or in 1st/2nd line technical support ideally from an ISP/Telecoms environment
*Cisco or Juniper networking qualifications such as CCNA or JNCIA
*Experience with Cisco or Juniper routers and switches
*Understanding of Ethernet, MPLS/VPLS, TCP/IP & VPN
*You should be educated to degree level or have the appropriate experience

Any experience with the following is highly desirable:
*FortiNet
*Linux/Unix
*Microsoft Windows & LAN
*Virtualisation

The Company
A leading Telecommunications solutions 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
Salary is £25,000 - £28,000 + Out of hours pay + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday + bank holidays + Training + other perks such as Xbox, mini golf and more

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


Job Keywords

CCNA, JNCIA, Ethernet, MPLS, VPLS, TCP/IP, ISP, VPN



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

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