Cisco Network Engineer

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1 month rolling contract
IT Alliance Ltd
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Network Analyst working in our Networks division supporting Shannon, UK & European branch network. Candidate will be responsible for supporting existing production environment, performing installations, and troubleshooting network issues. Investigate and deploy new LAN/WAN networking technologies, as appropriate, to address the connectivity and performance requirements. Utilize standard methodologies to elevate the level of service and deliver increased productivity to the business.


5+ years working experience in LAN & WAN infrastructure- In-depth experience in corporate LAN/WAN technologies & topologies, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • LAN& WAN protocols (BGP, RIP & EIGRP) is essential
  • Range of Cisco technologies
  • Gateway Firewalls (primarily Checkpoint & CISCO )
  • Ethernet, MPLS, ATM, Frame Relay & VPN.
  • Application Level Load-Balancing and WAAS
  • Security Appliances (IPS, IDS)
  • Wireless LAN, Wireless IPS
  • Voice and Video over IP
  • Multicast
  • proven experience in designing,planning and implementing technical upgrades and migration strategies
  • Experience with network management tools such as Compuware, Solarwinds & SNMP
  • Experience in implementing & supporting VoIP over WAN & LAN
  • Work outside of core business hours to implement network changes
  • Will be required to be part of Network on-call team and provide technical support outside of core business hours

Must Have:-
Good interpersonal & Communication skills
Flexibility and commitment to work outside normal working hours, when required
Results focused
Customer focused
Change orientated
Analytical Thinking
Good Planning & Organising skills
Professional certifications CCNP or equivalent
BS degree in Computer Science, telecommunications, or related technical field