Network Engineer, Cisco, LAN/WAN

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6 months
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
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Network Engineer, Cisco, LAN/WAN

Network Engineer required for an industry leading organisation based in Wiltshire.

General responsibilities:

  • Interfacing with management, customers and suppliers to maintain and implement solutions to meet business requirements.
  • Managing the rollout of critical network infrastructures to support various communications' products and services
  • Ensuring that the global network infrastructure is fully documented and performing as required for internal and customer SLA guarantees and expectations by means of specific metrics and measurements.
  • Third line support for the Service Delivery and Infrastructure Technical Services Team.
  • Conducting technology and network assessments, including solutions to enhance or create new business opportunities, integrating multiple technologies.
  • Participating in Infrastructure based projects to design, implement new systems and technologies.
  • Managing implementations by 3rd parties, from initial supplier selection, through commercial agreement until final project completion.
  • Driving operational projects to improve systems, processes and service delivery quality within the team, department and wider business.

Skills and experience:-

  • Proven track record with successful deployment network projects on time to quality from a resource, task and technical perspective.
  • Proficient problem solver who is able to understand others agendas and deliver appropriate solutions.
  • Ability to communicate complex IT. information to non-technical audience with clarity and able to engage the business at all levels to solve problems and implement improvements.
  • Ability to deliver under pressure.
  • Must be self-motivated with strong sense of ownership.
  • In depth Knowledge of LAN/WLAN/WAN support for voice, data and video networks at Access and Core network locations
  • In depth technical knowledge of Cisco products and technologies (Nexus, Catalyst 65xx, 38xx Switches, VSS, ASA, WLAN and ISE), McAfee Firewalls, F5 technologies & Riverbed WAN Acceleration as well as advanced network routing and switching technologies.
  • Deep understanding of TCP/IP, routing, VPNs, QoS, layer 2 and layer 3 VLANS. Concepts include, but not limited to, BGP, OSPF, RIP, HSRP, NAT, 802.1q and 802.1ah
  • Strong working knowledge of structured cabling systems, network facilities, UPS, etc.
  • Strong Router, switch and IP configuration experience is necessary.

Please note: engagement has been deemed insire IR35
Umbrella co rate: maximum £500 per day
Ltd co rate: Maximum £441.54