Network Engineer

T-CNE/MC

Our client, a marketing leading company based in Redhill are currently looking for a Cisco Network Engineer to join them on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for providing WAN, LAN and firewall device installation, support, monitoring and maintenance of the client’s network.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a Cisco environment on supporting in-house clients.

Key responsibilities:

  • Maintain WAN connectivity between all locations; deploy and configure routers and security firewalls
  • Participate in the design and implementation of the global network infrastructure
  • Assist in cross-functional projects
  • Monitor and maintain the health and general condition of the WAN and datacentre networks
  • Deliver fault isolation and troubleshooting on network systems
  • Assist in developing network hardware and software configuration standards
  • Collaborate with the network team to develop recommendations concerning equipment life cycle and replacement
  • Understand and adhere to company policies and procedures daily
  • Create and maintain detailed network documentation and procedures
  • Interface with vendors and their technicians on a global basis
  • Travel as required domestically and internationally to provide support and installation to customers
  • Occasional after hours/weekend work required

Essential:

  • Experience supporting firewalls / global VPN architecture, particularly Juniper SRX / Cisco ASA firewalls
  • Strong knowledge of key networking protocols used in the design and operation of the network and of routing protocols including OSPF, BGP and GRE
  • Assist with WAN design, implementation and monitoring
  • Exposure to QoS in a WAN environment
  • Knowledge of campus LAN, WiFi networks and using the CLI to manage devices
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply that knowledge to the current environment

Desired

  • Experience in supporting multiple vendor network hardware (for example Arista, Aruba/HP, Cisco)
  • Exposure to multiple vendor firewall technologies (for example Juniper, Cisco, PaloAlto, Checkpoint)
  • Aruba wireless networking experience
  • Experience with network monitoring platforms
  • Exposure to Linux operating systems and programming languages such as Python
  • Background in supporting VoIP and video conferencing on a global network
  • At last three years of overall experience supporting high performance, high availability network architecture in an enterprise environment