JOB TITLE: Principle Data Services Engineer (CCNP / UC)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 11336 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 24/02/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £49000 - £53000 per annum + £5.4k car allowance, 15% bonus
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Role: Principle Data Engineer (CCNP / Unified Communications) Location: Home based on M62 Corridor Package: £49,000 - £53,000 & £5,400 car allowance, 15% KPI driven bonus, pension, private health, 25 days holiday. Overview: We are looking to recruit a principle data engineer with a fundamental knowledge of unified communication solutions (Ideally Cisco 8.5 to 10.5) to provide project implementation and maintenance support of bespoke LAN Solutions on behalf of this national telecoms company.


Job Description

Role: Principle Data Engineer (CCNP / Unified Communications)
Location: Home based on M62 Corridor
Package: £45,000 £53,000 & £5,400 car allowance, 15% KPI driven bonus, pension, private health, 25 days holiday and other benefits.

Overview:
We are looking to recruit a principle data services engineer with a fundamental knowledge of unified communication solutions (Ideally Cisco 8.5 to 10.5) to provide project implementation and maintenance support of bespoke LAN Solutions on behalf of this national telecoms company.

Ideally, you`ll be CCNP level in routing and switching and have strong IP telephony skills. This role will be based from home and you`ll typically be working with Enterprise customers based along the M62 corridor, so this is a role for an engineer with excellent customer facing skills.

Key Duties:

* To be the "Lead Engineer" on major projects and be the main technical point of contact throughout the life of the project. You`ll be main point of technical contact through the project life cycle.
* To attend Account Engineering meetings as allocated by the Data Services Manager to client maintenance customers.
* To undertake and complete LAN Audits using the appropriate analysis tools and produces a detailed report for our customers.
* Test and develop customer solutions within the Lab environment in order to support both new and existing customers.
* To carry out solution demonstrations to our customers within the Lab area as required.
* To participate in the team out of hours "on call" faults rota.
* To continually develop technical skills and renew accreditation's in order to support company Cisco Gold requirement.

Essential Knowledge, Experience and Skills

* Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching (or equivalent experience/vendor).
* In depth technical knowledge linked to Cisco unified communication solutions.
* Additional technical specialism expertise essential. These being:

* Data Centre.
* Unified Communications. (Cisco 8.5 through 10.5)
* Security.
* Wireless.
* Advanced Routing and Switching (IPv6, Multicasting).

* Full UK Driving license required

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


Job Keywords

CCNP, Unified, Routing, Switching, Data Centre, Cisco, CCIE, IPT



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

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