Network Engineer - Heathrow - up to £50,000 Benefits
My client are looking for a Network Engineer to join their team to assist them in upgrading and supporting their network. The successful candidate will have the responsibility of completing the migration for MPLS to SD-WAN and once implemented will provide ongoing support on the Cisco network and lead on further projects.
As the Network Engineer, you will be expected to work onsite carrying out the implementation of the new SD-WAN network and continuous support for the Cisco network. As this is a Senior role, the Network Engineer will be expected to be involved in the design and deployment of new systems with the help of their 3rd party suppliers and presenting reporting to a range of senior stakeholders within the business..
Main Duties of a Network Engineer:
* MPLS to SD-WAN migration * Cisco Meraki deployments * Wireless network upgrade * Telephony migration * BAU support for the network * 3rd party supplier management
Technical Skills required for the Network Engineer role:
* SD-WAN (Strong Desirable) - implementation support would be ideal however if they have an understanding we should still consider * Cisco Meraki Switches - configure and install switches * Proven project support - experience of the complete end to end project lifecyle * Project design experience (Design) * Layer 3 BAU experience * Reporting experience * NAS * Wireless upgrade project experience (Desirable) * Migration of fixed line telephony to a web hosted solution (Desirable)
My client is looking for a Network Engineer to have the above skills and experience, where there will also be the opportunity to work with new technologies. The successful candidate will be an ambitious individual with a genuine passion for IT and wanting to learn about new technologies.
Soft skills required for the Network Engineer role:
* Experience presenting and interacting with senior stakeholders * Experience working with and managing 3rd party suppliers * Strong communication skills * Experience mentoring and training junior engineers * Someone who will take ownership of an issue and take on a challenge * Cisco qualification (Desirable) - CCNA or CCNP
If this Network Engineer role sounds like a good fit for you, we would love to hear from you! Please apply for the Network Engineer role with a copy of your latest CV. Our client is looking to move quickly so please to not hesitate to apply!