Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: £39183 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH30648_1657787127
Contact Name: Evie Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 14, 2022 09:25

Job Description

  • Permanent opportunity within a critical public service organisation
  • Offering hybrid working, with a base in Staffordshire
  • Up to £40,000 per year + call out/on-call payments + benefits

Do you have experience working as a 3rd Line Network Engineer and are looking for an opportunity to grow your experience within a critical public sector organisation? This could be the role for you...

Our critical public service client is expanding and building their internal workforce and are looking for a keen and compitent Network Engineer to join the team. As the Network Engineer you will be responsible for providing specialist technical skills and knowledge to support the availability and performance of the organisation's core network infrastructure application delivery platforms.

The role:

  • Working within a small team of Network Infrastructure Engineers
  • Providing specialist technical skills and knowledge to support the organisation's core network infrastructure application delivery platforms
  • Covering a multitude of firewall and switch types and all aspects of networking and supporting technologies
  • Applying best practice approaches to network infrastructure management, using technologies such as Cisco ISE and SDWAN, to ensure performance is monitored and governed effectively
  • Act as a point of escalation for complex technical issues that arise through the helpdesk, managing timely resolution
  • Assist the IT Partner in formulating strategic direction for the team
  • Official training will be available for progression

Skills Required:

  • Desired Cisco CCNP certification
  • Experience of working in a 3rd line network engineer role
  • Working knowledge of Juniper Junos, Cisco ISE, DSWAN and Firewall configuration
  • Working knowledge of VPN solutions, ideally Checkpoint
  • Knowledge and experience working in a Microsoft environment
  • Preferable ACI exposure/or design
  • Desired experience of Aruba, using F5 load balancers and handling proxy setting
  • There is a requirement to be put through a form of security clearance for this role

If this is something you feel suited to and would like to apply, please send in your CV. Because of the expected volume of applications, we will endeavour to come back to you asap.