Senior Network Engineer

Ref No. EMP441346
Salary £50/hour
Location New Malden, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (12 months)
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

A leading Defence Contractor requires a Senior Network Engineer to join their team on a 12 month contract basis in New Malden, Surrey.

Important

Juniper, Dell Fabric, Cisco Routing & Switching

The Job

A leading Defence Contractor requires a Senior Network Engineer to join their team on a 12 month contract basis in New Malden, Surrey.

This role will pay £50 per hour Ltd / £38.04 per hour PAYE

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.

Key skills:

An understanding of how to configure and setup Juniper, Dell and Fortinet Firewalls

Experience with configuring and installing client and server network software

Knowledge of Local Area Networking (LAN) and/or Wide Area Networking (WAN) technologies

An understanding of the technology behind a switched architecture and its workings (DNS, DHCP, Security, IP Switching/Routing, HTTP, VPN, etc.)

Current Juniper JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP or CCNA/CCNP and/or CCDA certification

Experience of working with Switches, Routers, Hubs, Servers, Cables (Cat 5-6), Fibre Optics, Racks LAN, WAN, TCP/IP (Ethernet)

Network Management & Monitoring Systems e.g. PRTG and Solarwinds

A good knowledge of all phases of the software lifecycle but with particular experience in Integration & Acceptance and ideally knowledge in one or more of the following:

Windows Server 2003 & 2008; SQL experience

Other operating systems including VMware ESXi Server 4/5, Linux (SUSE /RedHat).

Working knowledge of various VMware tools.

Working knowledge of SAN Technologies.

Additional Information

The following qualifications would also be beneficial:

· Windows Server 2003 & 2008; SQL experience

· Other operating systems including VMware ESXi Server 4/5, Linux (SUSE /RedHat).

· Working knowledge of various VMware tools.

· Working knowledge of SAN Technologies.


Network Management & Monitoring Systems e.g. PRTG and Solarwinds.
· Experience of leading teams from a technical perspective

Responsibilities

Network development including: design, analysis, configuration, testing and fixing issues with the network infrastructure or application components. Your role will be to ensure that communications function across the network architecture and that the network's performance meets the necessary requirements. You would also provide direction, information, and recommendations regarding network configurations and installations on RN platforms to support the various aspects of overall Combat System integration.

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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