Network Engineer

Ref No. EMP439424
Salary £50/hour
Location Christchurch, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 Months)
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

A well known Defence Contractor requires a Network Engineer to join their team in Christchurch to support a number of MoD Projects on an initial 6 month contract basis.

Important

L2 & L3 Networking Protocols, Routing, VPE, Network IP Security

The Job

A well known Defence Contractor requires a Network Engineer to join their team in Christchurch to support a number of MoD Projects on an initial 6 month contract basis.

This role will pay £50.00 per hour Ltd / £38.04 per hour PAYE / Umbrella.

This role will require the person to hold full Security Clearance (SC) prior to working onsite. You must currently hold or be eligible and willing to obtain SC. In addition, this role involves direct access to ITAR Material. Therefore we can only consider British Nationals for this role and cannot consider those who hold a Dual Nationality. If you are unsure as to whether you are eligible, please contact me to discuss.

Role Description:

Defence Information requires Network Engineers to support various MOD projects at Christchurch. The role will involve the production of technical artefacts and the implementation of the core Physical and Virtual networking components which form the backbone of platforms.

Responsibilities:

- Building and configuring technical solutions of networked hardware and software.
- Integration of COTS hardware and software.
- Adherence to systems engineering practices.
- Fault finding and resolution of issues in a production environment to a successful conclusion.
- Producing clear and concise technical documentation.
- Collaboration with other members of the agile team; sharing knowledge and peer reviewing others work.
- Reporting on progress and providing feedback to team members and leadership.
- Occasional visits to customer sites to support deployment.

Essential Skills:

- Installation and configuration of Layer 2 switched networks and Layer 3 routed networks.
- Functional domain knowledge of routing protocols e.g. MPLS, OSPF, EIGRP, and RIP.
- Configuration and support of VRF, L2TP, GRE, and VSS technologies.
- Experience of Virtual Private Networking including IP Security and the provisioning of Public Key Infrastructure Certification Authorities.
- Experience of network management protocols e.g. SNMP, SSH, SysLog, ICMP.
- Technical documentation production.

Desirable Skills:

- Atlassian toolset
- Working in an Agile development environment.

Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.

 

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