JOB TITLE: Senior Network Engineer (JNCIS or CCNP)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 10942 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 14/08/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £40000 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 Senior Network Engineer (JNCIS or CCNP level) in Manchester. The salary on offer is between £35,000 - £40,000 + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday (including birthday) + bank holidays + Training + other perks such as Xbox, mini golf and more


Job Description

Senior Network Engineer (JNCIS or CCNP)
Manchester
£35,000 - £40,000 + Shift allowance (OTE - up to 43K) + Excellent Benefits including annual bonus, 24 days holiday + bank holidays + Training + other perks such as Xbox, mini golf and more

The Role
As a Senior Network Engineer working for a growing Telecommunications solutions company you will be responsible for the day to day running of the network, 3rd line support, solution rollout and presales and design. 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 is a role which requires you to think outside of the box, offer excellent customer support and deliver maximum uptime of the network. Working in a highly skilled team you will be responsible for:

*3rd line support
*Network Management including BGP at the edge, MPLS and OSPF
*Network investigations and maintenance
*Technical management of solution roll out
*Capacity Planning
*Configuration & Change management
*Documentation of solutions and core architecture
*Presales and design

As a Senior Network Engineer you will a strong background in ISP/Telco along with experience in the following:

*Strong working knowledge of Ethernet networking
*ISP/direct Telco experience
*Juniper or Cisco qualifications such as JNCIS or CCNP
*Excellent VPLS/MPLS skills
*Experience of Carrier Ethernet deployments
*Excellent Layer 2 Carrier grade switching knowledge
*Core design and implementation experience
*Internet facing BGP routing experience, including traffic engineering.
*Leased Line fault diagnosis
*Network day to day management and rollout
*You should be educated to degree level or have the appropriate experience

Any experience in the following is highly desirable:
*Optical networking including WDM technologies
*FortiNet
*Linux/Unix
*Team Leader & Management

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

The Package
Salary is between £35,000 - £40,000 + Shift allowance (OTE - up to 43K) + 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

JNCIS, CCNP, ISP, Ethernet, BGP, MPLS, VPLS, Layer 2, ISP, Telco



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

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