Senior Network Engineer

  • Crewe, Cheshire, England
  • £40k - 45k per year Benefits

Senior Network Engineer – Crewe - £40k - £45k

My client a leader in their field require an experienced Senior Network Engineer to join a busy IT Infrastructure Services Team, this role has come about due to the clients growth.  The client is very interested in people with Cisco voice skills and Fortinet firewalls skills.

Responsibilities include: -

You will carry out installation, support and maintenance

Producing and maintaining documentation

Working with Business Units and IT management to define infrastructure support initiatives

Excellent written and communication skills

Skills Required:-

  • Ability to manage customer expectations and SLA’s and prioritise conflicting requirements.

  • Ability to keep up to date with technology trends and to understand key technical drivers in the industry.

  • Infrastructure System knowledge gained in a professional services/project organisation and/or technical environment.

  • Proven experience of the following technologies:

  • Network hardware including cabling, switching, routing and firewall functionality (Cisco and Fortigate preferred)

  • Routing protocols and technologies including MPLS, BGP, OSPF, RIP and RIPv2

  • VOIP technologies (Cisco preferred)

  • Understanding of the OSI model

  • Ability to troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve network outages

  • Knowledge of IT Security fundamentals.

  • Experience of practical troubleshooting within a Windows environment and dealing with users direct and/or by telephone.

  • Remote diagnostics and troubleshooting skills.

  • Familiarity of data centre environments.

Please contact Julie Bestwick for further details.