JOB TITLE: Network Engineer


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 11030 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 15/10/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £33000 per annum + Out of hours + 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 solutions provider are currently looking to recruit a Network Engineer with experience in Ethernet in Manchester. The salary on offer is between £30,000 - £33,000 + Out of hours pay (OTE 36K) + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays + Training + other perks such as Xbox, early finish on a Friday and more


Job Description

Network Engineer
Manchester
£30,000 - £33,000 + Out of hours pay (£36K OTE) + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including your birthday) + 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 providing 2nd/3rd line technical support to Ethernet, Broadband and Cloud services as well as building and delivering solutions to customers. This role will be split roughly 50/50 between supporting core networks and working on pre sales projects and is offering the right candidate an opportunity to be trained as senior engineer. This role would suit someone in a 2nd level technical support or provisioning role in an ISP/Telecoms company looking for a step up. Working in a growing team of engineers you will be responsible for:

*Working closely with other teams, ensuring the project technically delivered to specification.
*Acting as the main technical point of contact when delivering customer solutions.
*Implementing solutions for customers around Ethernet, Lease Lines, WAN solutions and data centre services.
*Providing 2nd/3rd level technical support around Ethernet, Broadband, WAN and VoIP (Cloud based service).
*Investigating service faults.

As a Network Engineer you will have:
*Strong working knowledge of Ethernet networking
*A minimum 2 years experience in a similar role or in 2nd line technical support ideally from an ISP/Telecoms environment
*Experience with Juniper or Cisco including networking qualifications such as CCNA or JNCIA
*Experience with Cisco or Juniper routers and switches
*Understanding of Ethernet, MPLS/VPLS, TCP/IP & VPN
*Familiar with network tools such as Nagios, Solar Winds, Cacti, Weather map
*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
*Experience in 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 into a Senior role.

The Package
Salary is £30,000 - £33,000 + Out of hours pay (36K OTE) + 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

Juniper, Cisco, CCNA, JNCIA, Ethernet, Broadband, 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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