JOB TITLE: Network Field Engineer (CCNA/LAN/WAN)

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Slough
Job Reference : 11716 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 22/07/2015
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £30000 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 growing IT and Telecom solutions company are currently looking to recruit a Network Field Engineer with experience in Cisco. Salary is between £25,000 - £27,000 + Car allowance £250 pcm+ Benefits 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers.

Job Description

Network Field Engineer (CCNA/LAN/WAN)
£25,000 - £27,000 + Car allowance £250 pcm + Overtime + Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

Please note this role is home based and covers customer sites in East of England, South East and occasionally London (Head office is based here). It is essential you hold a full clean UK drivers license and have your own car.

The Role
As a Network Field Engineer working for a growing yet established IT and Telecom services company you will be responsible for installing network kit and services on customer site. The role is field based therefore you will be based from home and will be booked into various customer sites to carry out the work. The work will take place both in and out of business hours therefore it is essential you have the flexibility for this. Over time will be paid for any out of hours work. As a Network Field Engineer you will be involved in the following duties:

*Installing and configuring LAN/WAN equipment at the customer site.
*Home based covering East of England, South East and occasionally London.
*Installing equipment and decommissioning equipment in the data centres.
*Providing onsite assistance in the provision of new services to customers, working closely with network and system engineers.
*Remote support and troubleshooting when required.
*Ensuring the customer signs off for completed installations.
*Running tests on customer site of their services.

The Requirements

As a Network Field Engineer you will have the following skills and experience:

*CCNA (or equivalent technical Cisco experience within a commercial environment) - We will also consider candidates with a networking based CompTIA+, HND or BTEC qualification
*Cisco routers/switching
*PC tools such as SSH, telnet, teamview
*Cabling; cat5/6, fibre/Ethernet
*Sub-netting/IP addressing
*PC/laptop illiterate with Windows XP/7/8
*Clean UK drivers license and own car
*Flexible to work out of business hours
*Happy to travel
*Strong communicator and excellent timekeeper

The Company
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Network Field Engineer to join a privately owned, expanding managed IT & Telecom services provider and develop additional skills and progress.

The Package
Salary is £25,000 - £27,000 + Car allowance £250 pcm + Overtime + Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

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

Job Keywords

CCNA, LAN, WAN, Field, Home based, Cisco, Telecoms

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

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